Ukrainian cuisineVegetables/ Fruits

The kingdom of purple beetroot – Where it came from and popular modern life of the beet

Beet is a vegetable with a juicy root of a round or conical form with a dark red/purple color. When this veggie is cut in half and viewed in cross-section, you can see light circles. From the very outset people valued only leaves of this vegetable, not the roots. In the Ancient Rome they ate […]

Appetizers/ SnacksSecond CourseVegetables/ Fruits

Potato cakes with mushrooms in a clay pot

  Potato pancakes, also called as deruny, tertiukhy, and kremzlyky, are widely popular in Ukraine. This dish is a wonderful example of a really good Ukrainian comfort food. There are dozens of recipe variations, including the ones with mushrooms, cabbage, egg and onion, ground meat, etc. Today we are going to serve amazing hash browns […]