Category Archives: Step-by-step recipes

Rooster kholodets (Ukrainian meat aspic)

Do you want to try something authentic? Then try kholodets, a traditional Slavic treat, loved by many Ukrainians and served at family gatherings. This cold snack represents a broth cooked using meat which is then refrigerated until jellified. The meat aspic takes the shape of...

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Sweet cheese balls with breadcrumbs (Ukrainian hombovtsi)

If you decide to travel to the Transcarpathian region, don’t miss a chance to try a wonderful dessert with a queer name – hombovtsi. This dish has Hungarian roots and represents ball-size sweets made by kneading and forming cottage cheese. Some recipes also include the...

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Rich Christmas cake with lots of dried fruits and nuts

Again, it’s the time of the year for Christmas delicacies. Of course, all of us have our own to-do-lists for New Year and Christmas festive tables. However, it is about time for trying something new, special, and luscious.

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Layered liver cake

Dishes with liver are rather popular in Ukrainian families, and a layered liver cake is an important part of the national Ukrainian cuisine. This dish is usually served as a starter on different celebrations and often can be found on Slavic wedding tables.

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Delicious poppy seed roll – Traditional Ukrainian bakery

Wondering what to cook on the Savior of the Honey Feast Day? Poppy seed roulette is the perfect option! This dish is very popular in Ukrainian cuisine. It has an inimitable flavor and amazing taste.

Soft, tender, sweet yeast bread with a rich, bittersweet poppy seed...

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