Category Archives: Ritual Dishes

Christmas Kutia

kutiaKutia is one of twelve dishes which are cooked for Christmas. Moreover, kutia is the main dish of Christmas table which is served first.

In this recipe you’ll find out how to make delicious...

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Christmas Kalach

rojdestvkalachThere is a tradition in Ukraine to present kalach when visiting relatives and friends during Christmas and New Year holidays.

Of course, there is a wide choice in shops. However there is nothing...

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Chicken, Pork, and Beef Kholodets

main_post_5424d1ac08ce863f4750fa834082b522Kholodets is a jelly-like dish from meat broth. It gets its name from ‘kholod’, the Ukrainian word for cold and is traditionally served in Ukraine during winter holidays.

When served, kholodets has the...

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Honey Cookies for Saint Nicholas Day

Новогоднее-печенье-2In Ukraine the 19th of December is the day of Saint Nicholas, patron saint of children. One of the most magic and pleasant moments is that Saint Nicholas came at night and puts some...

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