Blitva

My dad is from a little island on the Dalmatian coast and the food they eat in those parts is very simple and yet superbly delicious. Mostly the locals eat grilled meats and fish accompanied with bread, salad and a dish they call blitva. Blitva is a vegetable usually made with silver beet or swiss…

Kifli

Mum made kifli the other day. So I thought I’d photograph the event and share it with you all. Kifli is an Eastern European sweet treat that is made by rolling biscuit dough over a dollop of jam. These little crescent delights are not exclusively Croatian, as my research uncovered, but this here is a…

Pita

Here is another recipe that hails from the Croatian cuisine. While not exclusively Croatian, probably more Eastern European, this dish can be found from Turkey, to Greece and everywhere in between and can also be called burek or gibanica, as they say in Serbia. Many places sell it as street food and it can come…