Let me tell you a bit about Easter traditions in Moldova. It’s one of the most significant holidays in our culture. The celebration consists of…
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Home is where Placinta is
Although Moldova is not a big country, each region has its own traditional placinta [plə’t͡ʃinta] – a traditional pastry, both in salty and sweet versions…
It’s Adjika time!
Hello, September, it’s Adjika time! Although adjika [a’dʒika] is not a traditional Moldovan sauce, you will find it in my family´s kitchen all the time….
Blackcurrant Crème Brûlée
Blackcurrant Crème Brûlée is a summer version for this wonderful classic French dessert. In Moldova we grow a lot blackcurrant, so my mom used to…
Savory Peach Chicken Drumsticks
I just came back from our Canadian staycation. We spent a week at our friends in Toronto and I could’t come back home without visiting…
Watermelon and Brânza – a delicious Moldovan combo
Watermelon is the most awaited summer delight in Moldova. Brânza is part of our national DNA. Watermelon Salad with Moldovan Brânza sounds weird, but is super tasty.
Raspberry Glazed Salmon
Raspberries are not just for sweet recipes. Besides jams and dessert, you may use them in marinades or sauces for main dishes. Try this Raspberry Balsamic Glazed Salmon. My honest advice is : Double the portion of the raspberry sauce! It is so good that you’ll need more. And don’t underestimate the fresh thyme. It gives such a special flavor to this dish.
Crepe cake with chicken liver paté
The Crepe Cake is a carnival of flavors. That’s why my mom is usually making it for holidays. This recipe may seem complex, but it is quite simple once you start making it. A
warm crepe cake with different stuffing in-between the layers, not only will it satisfy your belly, but will also become one of your favorites.
#stayhome and cook! 7 Moldovan appetizers to try while on quarantine
Let me suggest you my Top 7 Moldovan appetizers for your #stayhome period. Home made food, healthy, good and clean. You can have them for breakfast, lunch or dinner. After 7 days repeat the list randomly.