Pork Pilaf/Kiaulienos Plovas

Who could refuse a bowl of evaporating and delicious pilaf?? 🙂 In Lithuania it would be probably difficult to find lithuanian, who wouldn’t like pilaf. Although pilaf is especially popular in many Asian, Balkan and other neighboring countries, Lithuania is not an exception neither (although it’s neither Asia nor Balkans :D). Perhaps pilaf adapted to…

Zrazai – Pork Rolls/Zrazai su kiaulienos faršu

Zrazai in Lithuanian cuisine is a quite popular dish, often prepared for various holidays. Although zrazai came from Poland, but they are very widespread in Lithuania. These meat rolls can be made not only from pork, but from beef as well. I think they are made from beef even more often. The filling for rolls…

American Meatloaf/Netikras zuikis amerikietiškai

For the upcoming Easter – American meatloaf! 🙂 As well known in Lithuania as a false rabbit. This cute meatloaf can playfully decorate your Easter table, just give it a chance! The difference between Lithuanian and American meatloaf is that the sauce is poured on the top of American meatloaf and the meal also includes peppers…

Lithuanian Meat Pies “Kibinai”/Patys skaniausi kibinai

Kibinas (or Lithuanian meat pie) is a particularly popular snack in Lithuania. I am sure, if you visit any town in Lithuania you’ll find at least one place where you can buy kibinas. Very often you can buy them still warm in supermarket or buy frozen ones and bake at home. Kibinas is the pastry…

Mėsos kukuliai pomidorų padaže/Meatballs in tomato sauce

Puikus savaitgalio pietų patiekalas! Kiekvienas gali rinktis pagal save su kuo valgyti šiuos mėsos kukulius, nes tai labai universalus patiekalas, tinkantis pasigaminti sumuštiniui, patiekti su makaronais, bulvėmis ar salotomis. Šie mėsos kukuliai primena “Subway” mėsos kukulius, kurie  dedame į sumuštinį, ech, super skanu… dar su sūriu, salotomis, aštriomis paprikomis, daržovėmis… Bet tokį sumuštinį (ar netgi…

Carnitas/Troškinti mėsos gabalėliai (Carnitas)

  Carnitas (or just pieces of meat) is the most common with tacos or burritos. Such meat is very popular in Latin America, especially in Mexico. Since in the United States are quite a lot of Mexicans, especially in Florida, so here carnitas is pretty popular. Restaurants and fast food places can often offer carnitas…