Chicken Nuggets / Vištienos kąsneliai

I promise, that these fast and easily prepared chicken nuggets will become your family’s favorite meal! Well, not much of a big meal, it’s more like a snack, but when these chicken nuggets are served with sauces and vegetables – mmm, it’s impossible to resist 🙂 My husband is probably one of the biggest fan…

Ground Turkey Tacos / Takai su kalakutienos faršu

Usually, I make tacos when I have very little time in the kitchen and when I want a fast and light dinner. Tacos are also great for a couple other reasons – they are so easy to prepare and they go with a variety of vegetables and sauces. By the way, instead of ground turkey,…

Traditional Dressed Herring / Tradicinė silkė pataluose

As with most Lithuanians, dressed herring is a very common dish not only on Easter, but also on other major holidays. It’s almost a tradition. This dish looks always very nice on the table, and it can be both – a side dish and salad. Dressed herring can be served not only in this way as…

Delicious Easter Dishes / Gardūs Velykų patiekalai

We all start to prepare for Easter little by little, we think about the activities we will do with our relatives or friends, what we will serve on Easter table and how we will surprise the guests. In Lithuania, on Easter table, the most common dishes are roasted chicken or duck, meatlof “a.k.a. false rabbit“…

Christmas Eve Dishes / Patiekalai Kūčių stalui

My favorite evening of the year Kūčios (Christmas Eve) is almost here. In Lithuania, Kūčios is a very special evening for every family and, of course, in every home it is spend slightly differently, with its own traditions. Christmas Eve table has one of the most important role during the Christmas Eve. Some essential things…

Classic Deviled Eggs / Amerikietiškas kiaušinių užkandis

Have you started planning your Christmas table menu? I’ve tried couple of new snack recipes here and there. Nevertheless, my favorites during the festive period are always quickly prepared snacks. Then, you can have a bigger variety of flavors on the table and you don’t have to spend the whole day in the kitchen… This…

Green Pea Pod Snack / Žirnių ankščių užkandis

Every time I see green pea pods in a grocery store, it’s always hard for me to pass without a full bag of them. This is my mini addiction – it’s fun to crack the pea pods open and it’s so delicious as well! 🙂 Well, the pea pods also always remind me my childhood,…