Beet walnut salad with raisins and carrot

  Ukrainians love beets and we have many recipes with this amazing veggie. Starting from first dishes and ending with salads. Today I’m gonna share with you one more variation of a beet salad. Arranged in bright layers, this salad is exceptionally yummy and festive. It will become a great...

Secrets of cooking the perfect herring under fur coat

Schuba is a popular multi-layered salad in Ukraine and many other countries of the former USSR. The lower layer of the salad is the cut salted herring fillet covered gradually by layers of onion, potato, carrot, and beetroot. Sometimes the sequence of layers can differ, but the last layer is...

Mayonnaise-free shuba (herring under a fur coat)

  Shuba is a traditional Ukrainian layered salad made from salted herring, beet, potato, and carrot. This dish is usually dressed with mayonnaise, but today we’re going to cook a mayonnaise-free version and cook our salad with sunflower oil. Shuba is often made in most Slavic households and is also...