Tag: New Years

Vasilopita

Keto Vasilopita – Happy New Year Ketonia

Vasilopita cake, as an old Greek tradition, is cut by families on New Year’s day to bless the home and deliver prosperity in the next year. This is regularly arranged at midnight on New Year’s Eve all over Greece. Interestingly, this tradition includes a special coin which is hidden in […]

sarma

Sarma – Myths and Legends of A Glorious Balkan Dish

Sarma – her majesty! Allow me to invent a word – “Sarmanostalgia”. It’s a feeling every person who grew up in Balkan territory carries all their life regardless of their current location. They often spend their whole life in search of the forgotten taste of perfect comfort food. The emotional connection […]