Tag: Bulgarian

Beautiful Flower Shaped Bread. Pillowy Soft

Beautiful Flower Shaped Bread. Pillowy Soft

This flower shaped bread is so beautiful and delicious. It has a buttery taste, and it is so pillowy soft. You can make it for a celebration or bake it on an ordinary day to make it special. It is not hard to prepare this 

Festive Pull Apart Bread (Traditional Bulgarian Pitka)

Festive Pull Apart Bread (Traditional Bulgarian Pitka)

I grew up eating this festive pull apart bread. It is a traditional Bulgarian bread called “pitka.” We prepare it for the happiest occasions. You can’t have a wedding, birthday or Christmas without it. The crust of the bread is flaky and buttery, and the 

Green Bean Stew with Baby Potatoes(Vegan and Gluten Free)

Green Bean Stew with Baby Potatoes(Vegan and Gluten Free)

This green bean stew is one of my favorite childhood meals. It is a traditional Bulgarian recipe that I grew up eating. I associate this meal with the summer days, when is the peak season of green beans and baby potatoes. This is an easy 

Bulgarian White Bean Soup (The Way My Husband Likes It)

Bulgarian White Bean Soup (The Way My Husband Likes It)

My husband loves to eat Bulgarian white bean soup, but only if I prepare it the way he likes it. The traditional Bulgarian bean soup contains peppers, tomatoes carrots and onions. My husband likes his soup only with beans and onions. If add any other 

Festive Bulgarian Bread With Buttery Layers (Video)

Festive Bulgarian Bread With Buttery Layers (Video)

This festive Bulgarian bread is prepared and served for the happiest occasions. You can’t have a wedding, birthday or Christmas without it. Every family has a recipe that is passed down from generation to generation. The crust of the bread is flaky and buttery, and 

One Pot Scramble with Roasted Peppers and Feta (Mish-Mash)

One Pot Scramble with Roasted Peppers and Feta (Mish-Mash)

The recipe for one pot scramble with roasted peppers and feta is very popular in Bulgaria. We call it mish-mash. You need only five affordable and easy to find ingredients to prepare this dish. Every grocery store sells sweet bell peppers, eggs, onion, garlic, and 

Russian Salad with Ham Vegetables and Mayonnaise

Russian Salad with Ham Vegetables and Mayonnaise

This Russian salad is a very popular recipe in Bulgaria and Eastern Europe. It is also called Olivier salad. I know how to prepare it ever since I was a child and I’ve been making it my entire life. Bulgarians make it yearlong for birthday 

Toasts With Feta And Eggs (Only Three Ingredients)

Toasts With Feta And Eggs (Only Three Ingredients)

These toasts with feta and eggs are one of my favorite breakfasts. They are so yummy, and you need only three ingredients to prepare them. The feta toasts are very well known and loved in Bulgaria. As a child I used to enjoy them for 

Bulgarian Potato and Meat Moussaka (No Eggplant)

Bulgarian Potato and Meat Moussaka (No Eggplant)

The Bulgarian potato and meat moussaka is a recipe I prepare often for dinner. This is one of the most popular Bulgarian dishes. It is very different form the Greek moussaka. For this recipe you don’t need an eggplant. It is made from ground meat, 

Bulgarian Stew with Green Peas (Vegan and Gluten Free)

Bulgarian Stew with Green Peas (Vegan and Gluten Free)

I know the recipe for this Bulgarian stew from my mother. I ate it very often as a child and now I prepare it for my family. My grandpa used to have a land where he grew all kinds of fruits and vegetables. I loved 

Bulgarian Meatball Soup (Video)

Bulgarian Meatball Soup (Video)

This Bulgarian meatball soup is one of my favorite soups. It is a very popular recipe in Bulgaria and my mom use to prepare it often. There are some recipe variations depending on the region, but this blog post is about what I know and 

Mini Pastries with Phyllo Dough and Feta (Video)

Mini Pastries with Phyllo Dough and Feta (Video)

I prepare these mini pastries with phyllo dough and feta at least once a month. The recipe is inspired from a national Bulgarian dish called banitsa. I have to tell you that if I have a final meal wish it would be banitsa. Every Bulgarian