Thursday, 23 March 2017
A World of Flavour Comes to Serbia's Capital A World of Flavour Comes to Serbia's Capital

18 June 2010 | At Belgrade's first food and drink festival, the weather was hot and some of the food even hotter. Full Story



Serbia's Testicle-Cooking Championship: Machos at Your Table
Serbia's Testicle-Cooking Championship: Machos at Your Table

If there is a place where to refrain from spelling out the proverb You are what you eat, it is Sumadija, the home of first international testicle cooking (and eating) competition. Full Story


Bulgaria’s Exclusive Ownership of Shopska Salad Challenged
Bulgaria’s Exclusive Ownership of Shopska Salad Challenged

11 August 2009 | The ownership of shopska salad – considered by Bulgarians as one of the few dishes that is truly their own, was challenged by a Serbian publication claiming that the salad is in... Full Story


Take a Wok on the Wild Side in Belgrade, Serbia
Take a Wok on the Wild Side in Belgrade, Serbia

With thousands of foreigners flooding the city for the Universiade Games and the Exit festival, the hot and crowded summer Belgrade nights were full of exotic sounds and scents Full Story


Serbia Marks End of Month-Long, Food-Filled Holiday Season
Serbia Marks End of Month-Long, Food-Filled Holiday Season

A large number of holidays and patron-saint days are marked in Serbia between December 19th and January 20th. Full Story


Balkan Culinary Wars III: Other People’s Meatballs
Balkan Culinary Wars III: Other People’s Meatballs

Ćevapčići from Leskovac, köfte from İzmir or Bulgarian kebapche? Greek keftedes too, please!
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Balkan Culinary Wars II: The Epic Battle over a Vegetable Relish
Balkan Culinary Wars II: The Epic Battle over a Vegetable Relish

Ajvar, lyutenitsa, zacuscă or biber salçası? The peppers, tomatoes and aubergines purée is to inflame as much hostility as the Macedonian issue a century ago. Full Story


Serbians' Buttery Pride
Serbians' Buttery Pride

Like all nations, the people of the Balkans also have their culinary obsessions: the Turks put aubergines over everything, the Greeks – oregano, and the Bulgarians – a herb known as... Full Story


Balkan Culinary Wars I:  Turkey, Bulgaria, Serbia and Greece in a Ruthless Fight over a Greasy Snack
Balkan Culinary Wars I: Turkey, Bulgaria, Serbia and Greece in a Ruthless Fight over a Greasy Snack

A dozen modifications of the same dish are at the bottom of a deep culinary dispute on the Balkans. The Bulgarian banitsa, the Serbian gibanica, the Greek pita, the Macedonian maznik and the... Full Story


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