Tag Archives: Easter bread

How to bake perfect Ukrainian Easter bread

Easter bread is a special, festive, and solemn dish - one of the main foods on the Easter table. Its baking requires a lot of patience but the result is truly rewarding.

In ancient times, goodwives put the...

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Paska or kulich? Which word to use?

Paska or kulich? Paskha or Velykden? What is right and what is wrong? What are the arguments for and against different names? Recently, language discussions about the most important symbols of Easter have broken out.

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100 Year old recipe for Easter cake

This pre-revolutionary, at least 100-year-old recipe comes from those parts of the Kiev region, where “traditional ovens” - hearths are still preserved. These hearths were specially made to house at least a dozen of Easter cakes,...

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Ukrainian Easter bread

Ukrainian Easter bread (also called Paska) is a sweet bread that Ukrainians bake for Easter and take to church in their baskets together with other foods to be blessed.

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