Bulgaria Recipes

  • Steak with Whisky Sauce

    Whisky and Pork chop – two of our favorite things, combined in one dish. Ingredients 2 pork chops 2 tablespoons butter 1 teaspoon salt Pepper, to taste 1 medium onion,…

  • Caviar from Curd (Rodopian Breakfast)

    Simple!  Quick!  Tasty! Healthy!   Photo from Ekskurzii.com 500 g curds 200 g mayonnaise 1 tbs savory, dry ½ tbs cumin 1 onion, finely chopped 1 tbs red pepper Salt…

  • Crème Caramel

    Crème Caramel is classic and quick elegant dessert, but it is also the sweetest temptation. Photo from Luxmedia.bg 400 g sugar 1 liter milk 8 eggs, beaten up 2 packets…

  • Bulgarian Donuts – Mekitsas

    Bulgarian dish made of kneaded dough, as dough of pizza, but it’s a deep fried instead of garnished and baked. Photo from Vkusnoikrasivo.com 2 cups yoghurt 1 egg 1 tbs…

  • Chicken Lungs with Eggplant and Mushrooms

    Fried chicken lungs with stewed mushrooms, onion and eggplant. Photo from Gotvetesmen.com 500 g chicken lungs 300 g mushrooms 1 eggplant (aubergine) 2 onions Vegetable oil Salt and pepper, to…

  • Bean Soup

    Traditional Bulgarian soup made from white beans and vegetables. You can add dry cured or smoked ham for a better taste.   Ingredients: 2 cup white dry beans 1 carrot,…

  • Snow-White Salad

    Do you remember the cold cucumber soup called Tarator? The Snow-white salad is known as dry Tarator. It’s an easy to make salad with refreshing impact. Ingredients:  2 cucumbers, peeled…

  • Sarmas – Stuffed Vine Leaves

    Traditionally, Sarmas (pl.) are indispensable part of every Bulgarian table for Christmas. Photos by Lois Slokoski Ingredients:   800g minced meat, beef and pork 1 onion, finely chopped 1 cup…

  • Christmas Walnut Rolls

    One of our favourite Bulgarian Christmas pastry. You can make it part of your Christmas Eve dining table.       Dough: 1 cup flour ½ cup low fat butter 1/4…

  • Bulgarian Style Cake

    This sweet and downy cake is good idea for Christmas’ dessert. You can spread it with powdered sugar. It would be like a snow-covered.  Ingredients: 4 eggs, beaten up 1…