Category Archives: Ritual Dishes

Wedding round loaf of bread

karavayToday we are going to cook the Ukrainian round loaf of bread for a wedding. It is the first bread which newlyweds should taste together.

Parents-in-law present this round loaf on a Ukrainian embroidered towel. The parents meet...

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Chovlent (the cuisine of Zakarpatye)

244_14_10_2014Chovlent - is a very tasty dish in pots. The baked beef, beans, and carrot with tomato paste is delicious, nourishing, and useful.

The dish has its history. It was borrowed from the Jewish cuisine....

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Ukrainian pancakes Nalysnyky

nalistnikiNalysnyky – the thin pancakes with curd/cottage cheese stuffing rolled up to form a tube and fried to a golden crisp. In ancient times the pancakes were baked in Ukraine on the metal sheets and that is...

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