Cultural differences

March 23, 2018

Our Moussaka recipe

March 23, 2018

Blagoveshtenie (The Annunciation)

According to tradition, this is the day when migratory birds such as storks and swallows return, marking the awakening of spring in nature. Homes are cleaned […]
March 17, 2018

Trimiro (Todorovden)

This is a full three day fast, no food or water, following Sirni Zagovezni. On the third morning, those that have been fasting go to church […]
March 5, 2018

Moussaka (Мусака)

Moussaka is one of the tastiest dishes you can try in Bulgaria. It is a meal prepared with minced meat, potatoes, onions, tomato sauce, covered with […]
March 3, 2018

Sirni Zagovezni

Celebrated on the first Sunday before Lent for health the rituals are to ensure fertility, prosperity and health. The younger generation also seeks forgiveness from the […]
February 23, 2018

Mladenitzi (The day of the Holy Forty Martyrs)

It is believed that on this day god drives forty hot spikes into the soil and the sun turns to summer. It is time to sow […]
February 20, 2018

Our Mekitsi recipe

February 16, 2018

Baba Marta (“Grandmother March”)-Martenitsi

You don’t like winter and saying goodbye to the winter for you is like a holiday? Great, you are at the right place because here there […]
February 5, 2018

Mekitsi (Мекици)

Technically, this is just fried bread dough. Not too healthy but very delicious. Usually served with white cheese but also goes well with honey, jam or […]
February 1, 2018

Semen Den (Seeds Day)

It is said that if a woman wants to conceive she must stand at a crossroad giving out “pinched cornbread”. Pinch means that the dough has […]
January 29, 2018

Our Snezhanka recipe

Snezhanka is a traditional Bulgarian salad that can be served anytime, with a lot of different dishes. Also, it’s really good during the summer because it’s […]
January 25, 2018

Danailovden – St.Danails Day

According to Christian legend, Danail, who when thrown into the lion’s pit was affectionately licked by them instead of being killed, is said to symbolize the […]