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Spotlight on Potatoes with Bulgarian Moussaka
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The moussaka I grew up with featured eggplant as the main ingredient and came topped with a béchamel source. But that would be moussaka of the Greek variety. Love potatoes? Want a moussaka that is lighter? How about Bulgarian moussaka featuring potato and yogurt? Lighter than its Greek cousin... Read More

4 Great Reasons Why You Need to Visit Plovdiv Bulgaria
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Have you heard of Plovdiv in Bulgaria?  I had not before planning our trip through Bulgaria.  How Plovdiv stays unknown I am not sure.  I think that is about to change in 2019 when Plovdiv is one of Europe’s Capitals of Culture.  So before everyone discovers it, here’s 4... Read More

Tarator Authentic Bulgarian Yogurt Soup – Quick and Easy
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Here is a chilled, summer soup to enjoy on the hottest of days. Tarator authentic Bulgarian yogurt soup is full of cooling ingredients like cucumber, dill and yogurt. It is certainly quick and easy to make. Five minutes and you have a classy lunch or a great first course... Read More

How to Find Great Hiking in Bansko in the Pirin Mountains
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The title might make you think it is difficult to find great hiking in Bansko in the Pirin Mountains of Bulgaria . . . but it’s not really.  Pirin National Park is designated a UNESCO World Heritage area and it has a huge variety of flora and fauna.  The... Read More