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,…

Monte Cristo Sandwich / Sumuštinis „Monte Cristo“

I’ll admit that from all fried sandwiches with ham and cheese this one is the most most delicious of all. I really think it would be pretty hard to find a sandwich that is easier to prepare and has such a good taste… For those who count calories, I definitely don’t recommend this sandwich (one sandwich…

Garlic Potato Wedges / Česnakinės bulvių skiltelės

Crispy outside, soft inside and very delicious garlic potato wedges will invite all the family members into the kitchen with amazing garlic smell. For those who like garlic potatoes, these potato wedges can surely become one of the favorites. The potato wedges can be served with a variety of main dishes, although to me these…