Cabbage Rolls – Holubtsi

These Cabbage Rolls – Holubtsi has roots in the Ukrainian dishes of my family using traditional inexpensive ingredients. Cabbage Rolls – Holubtsi Cabbage Rolls – Holubtsi is a traditional Ukrainian dish of cabbage leaves filled with a rice bacon onion filling then baked until tender. Recently I have been baking them 2 ways, one the…

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Beet Leaf Holubtsi

These traditional Beef Leaf Holubtsi feature the best of season. Beets In The Garden When I plan my garden I have a few must have veggies that are top priority in my kitchen. Number one on that list is beets. Beets are the most versatile vegetable I grow. I use the entire plant, and especially…

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Nalysnyky Ukrainian Crepes

Nalysnyky Ukrainian Crepes is a Ukrainian dish of cottage cheese filled crepes that are baked in cream until puffy and golden. When I  began cooking I found myself being drawn to traditional Ukrainian foods. The labor intensive dishes that you not only cooked to eat that night but always made extra for the freezer. Things…

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Kutia – Celebrating Ukrainian Christmas

Ukrainian Christmas is on January 7th, so Christmas Eve is fast approaching. And though I usually celebrate traditional Christmas I always make many of the traditional Ukrainian dishes to serve. A traditional Ukrainian Christmas eve dinner consists of: Kutia Sauerkraut and Peas Borscht Stuffed fish and pickled herring Pierogi Holubtsi Cooked Beans Beets with mushrooms…

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