Traditional Lithuanian Cuisine: Kūčiukai
Lithuanian Gingerbread Cookies
Traditional Lithuanian kūčiukai must appear on the table during Christmas Eve. Below you will find a recipe for these crunchy, poppy delicacies. Ingredients: 500 g all-purpose wheat flour 200 ml of hot water 15 g of yeast (fresh) 50 g of poppy seeds 50 g of sugar 2 tablespoons of oil 1 teaspoon of salt Dough […]
Traveler’s guide: Traditional Lithuanian Dishes
Lithuanian gingerbread cookies’ main ingredient is natural honey and that’s why here in Lithuania, they are called Meduoliai (Honey Cookies). After baking, they need about two weeks to become soft. Below you will find a recipe for around 60 delicious, Lithuanian gingerbread cookies. Ingredients 200 g of all-purpose wheat flour 200 g whole wheat flour 3 medium eggs […]
Are you planning trip to Lithuania? That’s great! Here’s a list of the most tasty traditional Lithuanian dishes, but I have to warn you – it is not easy to resist the Lithuanian cuisine.