Croatian Recipes

  • Croatian Chamomile Tea

    Croatian Chamomile Tea About this tea:It’s long been known that the best chamomile tea comes from brewing the whole flowers. So guess what we sell? That’s right, only the whole…

  • Vipava Soup

    Ingredients Edit15 oz beans 21 oz sauerkraut 1 lb salt pork 1 lb potatoes water ½ cup fat 1 tbsp flour (heaping) 1 onion salt 3 bay leaves 3 garlic…

  • Red Lentil Zucchini Dahl

     We are just getting warmed up for the month o’ beans and today’s was excellent again. In an effort not to go too heavy on one regional flavor I thought…

  • Chicken Chow Fun!

    How fun? Chow Fun! I am noodle adventuring these days. Well I have been for a while since me and the Boss Man, who is legitimately my boss-one of three-but the…

  • Sweet Potato Gnocchi

    Oh My Goodness. Do you think I can do this more than once a year?  I don’t blog nearly as often as I used to but I still do make…

  • barley salad

    It’s been too long since I’ve done this. Hello blogland, I’m like all the others. But this is too good not to share. Barley Salad. It’s far too bland a…

  • Layered Coconut Cake

    Lovely Coconut Cake September is a busy birthday month in my family. We aren’t a large family by most measures so it’s rare if there are two birthdays in a…

  • Croatian Lemon Slice

     Lemon Wafer Slice I have a favorite thing to do which is going to different grocery stores and buying food I’ve never eaten before. Most times it’s a wash.…

  • Soft Springerle Cookies

    I was talking with someone about cookies. She is an older woman and said she missed cookies her grandmother made; Springerle cookies that were not hard. She’d go to buy…

  • Pâte Sablée or Tart Crust

    I sometimes reference the fact that I worked as a baker once upon a time. Who knew I was falling in love on the early mornings when I was a…