Recipes

Pumpkin soup. Photo: Aleš Ajlec

The culinary image of modern-day Slovenia incorporates the influences of cultures and civilisations from the Alpine, Mediterranean and Pannonian regions. Centuries of social and historical development at this junction have created specific types of culture and lifestyle, not in the sense of assimilation, but in the sense of creating a unique and original variety, including the culinary.

 

 

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Idrija žlikrofi

November 2009

The European Commission has registered idrijski žlikrofi, a type of ravioli from the western Slovenian town of Idrija, as a Traditional Specialty Guaranteed (TSG). The status highlights characteristic composition and preparation...

Toč with Prosciutto

November 2009

Thinly slice prosciutto keeping the strip of fat along the edge. Fry the slices on medium heat on both sides without oil, then add Terrano wine. Simmer for about a minute, and serve hot, best with slices of homemade bread or...

Dandelion salad

November 2009

Cook the potatoes and hard boil the eggs. Cut dandelion greens into small pieces. Peel and slice potatoes and eggs, and mix with dandelion greens. Season with salt and pepper. Chop the bacon and fry it in a pan until crispy....

Buckwheat žganci

November 2009

Žganci are best served with sauerkraut, pickled turnips, milk or curdled milk.Mix buckwheat and coarse wheat flours and pour the mixture into salted boiling water. Boil for a few minutes until flour is submerged in water, than,...

Buckwheat žganci

November 2009

As children we were told: “Eat some more žganci and you’ll be big and strong!” So žganci was imprinted in our memory as a healthy food that gives us strength and energy ... Find here the recipe for buckwheat žganci.