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Croat Recipes


Each region of Croatia has its own distinct flavors and influences, and for this region Croatian food is sometimes referred to as "the cuisine of regions". Some popular Croatian dishes include:
  • Brudet - Fish stew, served with polenta (boiled cornmeal)

  • Cešnovka - A garlic-flavored spicy pork sausage from the Turopolje region.

  • Ðuvec - Stewed vegetables, similar to ratatouille.

  • Gulaš - A spicy beef stew, similar to Hungarian cuisine's gulyás (goulash).

  • Kulen - Another variety of spicy pork sausage. Kulen is originally from Slavonia.

  • Istrian stew (Croatian: Istarska jota) - A garlic-flavored stew made with bacon, spare ribs, beans, potato and sauerkraut.

  • Juha od Mahuna - A green bean soup with carrots, lentils, onions and peas.

  • Pašticada (sometimes known as "Dalmatinska pašticada") - A beef stew served with gnocchi (dumplings) or wide noodles.

  • Sarma - Sauerkraut rolls containing ground (minced) pork and rice.

    Sarma

  • Sataraš - Bell peppers and other vegetables, minced and roasted.

  • Slavonski Cobanac - Lamb stew originally from Slavonia.

  • Zagrebacki odrezak - Thin slices of chicken or veal stuffed with ham and cheese and then sautéed. As the name suggests, this dish is originally from Croatia's capital, Zagreb.
Here are some Croatian desserts:
  • Cupavci - A biscuit-like cake cut into small cubes which are covered with chocolate and dessicated coconut.

  • Krafne - A type of doughnut (without a hole), filled with cream, custard, chocolate or jelly (jam).

  • Palacinke - Crêpes with sweet fillings.

  • Rožata - A custard pudding, similar to flan.

  • Strudel (Croatian: Savijaca, Strudla) - The Croatian version of strudel, filled with apple or cheese.

  • Strukli - A type of ravioli, originally from Zagreb. Traditionally, strukli was eaten at Christmas, but is now eaten all year round. Strukli may be filled with either apple or cheese and is often eat with compote of dried fruit (pear, apples or prunes).
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Dalmatia: Recipes from Croatia's Mediterranean Coast

By Ino Kuvacic

HARDIE GRANT
Released: 2017-05-09
Hardcover (224 pages)

Dalmatia: Recipes from Croatia s Mediterranean Coast
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Dalmatia is a celebration of the food of Croatia's Mediterranean Coast, a region with a long, rich history, but one that is only slowly coming to prominence as tourists continue to discover its rugged beauty, blue waters and rustic, simple cuisine.

Alongside more than 80 achievable recipes (presented as Salads & Vegetables; Seafood; Meat; Desserts and Drinks), the book sells the dream - and a sense of discovery. It tells the story of this place, in words and pictures, communicating both to people who aspire to experience it for themselves, and to those with fond memories of having done so.

Accompanied with stunning local photography of both this beautiful region and the culinary experiences it offers, Dalmatia will transport you to the shores of Croatia from your home kitchen.

Taste and See: Discovering God among Butchers, Bakers, and Fresh Food Makers

By Margaret Feinberg

Zondervan
Released: 2019-01-22
Kindle Edition (208 pages)

Taste and See: Discovering God among Butchers, Bakers, and Fresh Food Makers
 
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Discover the Secret to Savoring Every Day

The Psalmist declared, "Taste and see that the Lord is good" (Ps. 34:8), so Margaret Feinberg decided to take the invitation literally. She embarked on a global culinary and spiritual adventure descending 410 feet into a salt mine, baking fresh matzo at Yale University, harvesting olives off the Croatian coast, and tasting succulent figs at a premier farm—all to discover the truth in such a simple verse.  

With each person she encountered, she asked, "How do you read the Scripture in light of what you do every day?" Their answers will change the way you read the Bible forever… and the way you approach every meal.

Sessions include:

  1. You're Invited to the Table (18 min)
  2. Delighting in the Sweetness of Fruitfulness (18 min)
  3. Chewing on the Bread of Life (21 min)
  4. Savoring the Salt of the Earth (21 min)
  5. Relishing the Olive and Its Oil (21 min)
  6. Discovering the Liturgy of the Table (18 min)

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My American Dream: A Life of Love, Family, and Food

By Lidia Matticchio Bastianich

Knopf
Released: 2018-04-03
Hardcover (352 pages)

My American Dream: A Life of Love, Family, and Food
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For decades, beloved chef Lidia Bastianich has introduced Americans to Italian food through her cookbooks, TV shows, and restaurants. Now, in My American Dream, she tells her own story for the very first time. Born in Pula, on the Istrian peninsula, Lidia grew up surrounded by love and security, learning the art of Italian cooking from her beloved grandmother. But when Istria was annexed by a communist regime, Lidia’s family fled to Trieste, where they spent two years in a refugee camp waiting for visas to enter the United States. When she finally arrived in New York, Lidia soon began working in restaurants, the first step on a path that led to her becoming one of the most revered chefs and businesswomen in the country. Heartwarming, deeply personal, and powerfully inspiring, My American Dream is the story of Lidia’s close-knit family and her dedication and endless passion for food.

Flavors of the World - Croatia: Over 25 Recipes to Guide You Through Croatian Cooking

By Nancy Silverman

Independently published
Paperback (97 pages)

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If you love foreign foods and lots of meat, this is the perfect cookbook for you. Croatian food is incredibly delicious and uses a lot of meat, which adds great flavor to any dish you plan on making.

Although you may think you know everything there is to know about Croatian cooking, there’s always more to learn! Cooking is always more fun when you learn in the process. This book offers easy instructions for over 25 Croatian recipes which will help you master this cuisine for your next dinner party. Show off your new skills and watch your friends come back for dinner every night!

Grab your copy of Flavors of the World - Croatia and start cooking today!

Cooking in Croatia & Bosnia: 425 Croatian and Bosnian Recipes (Paperback) - Common

By By (author) Karmela Kis

Booksurge Publishing
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Recipes range from appetizers, to soups and main courses, and naturally, deserts. With an aim to restore the joy of cooking in the American kitchen, some of the delectable recipes presented include catfish in cream, eggplant mousaka, goose stuffed with chestnuts, and a host other mouth watering offerings ready for your table.

A Taste of Croatia

By Karen Evenden

Brand: New Oak Press
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A Taste of Croatia
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A Taste of Croatia...savoring the food, people and traditions of Croatia's Adriatic coast...is both a user-friendly cookbook and an intriguing travel memoir dedicated to the land that the New York Times recently dubbed the "New Riviera." Packed with straight-forward recipes, photos, food facts and anecdotes, the author has created a publication that goes beyond the bounds of what makes a great cookbook...she delivers the spirit of the culture, the country and the cuisine and then ties it all together with a collection of recipes that will make you want to run to your kitchen and start cooking. Today, throughout America, we are hearing more and more about the benefits of eating fresh, seasonal, local foods that are grown and produced using sustainable methods. However, for today's cooks, it can be difficult to know exactly how to incorporate these concepts into our busy lives without it being too complicated, time consuming or expensive. Toss in a dash of ethnicity and even the most competent home cook can become discouraged. Fear not: A Taste of Croatia provides a straightforward and easy way to celebrate a culture whose dishes can be created anywhere fresh ingredients can be found...all the while capturing you with an inspiring story that will allow you to set out on your own adventure...without leaving your favorite chair. A Taste of Croatia is based on the author and her husband's three-year odyssey sailing the Adriatic coast and living aboard their 50-foot sailboat. It is the story of the lands they explored, the people they met, the markets they visited and the foods they enjoyed. Presented as a well organized, easy-to-use cookbook, most of the recipes have been savored by generations of Croatians and all of the recipes have been adapted for use in American kitchens. It is the author's hope to provide each reader with his or her own enriching, delicious, inspiring and thought-provoking "taste of Croatia."

Flavors of the World - Croatia: Over 25 Recipes to Guide You Through Croatian Cooking

By Nancy Silverman

Released: 2019-02-20
Kindle Edition (73 pages)

Flavors of the World - Croatia: Over 25 Recipes to Guide You Through Croatian Cooking
 
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If you love foreign foods and lots of meat, this is the perfect cookbook for you. Croatian food is incredibly delicious and uses a lot of meat, which adds great flavor to any dish you plan on making.

Although you may think you know everything there is to know about Croatian cooking, there’s always more to learn! Cooking is always more fun when you learn in the process. This book offers easy instructions for over 25 Croatian recipes which will help you master this cuisine for your next dinner party. Show off your new skills and watch your friends come back for dinner every night!

Grab your copy of Flavors of the World - Croatia and start cooking today!

My Recipes from Croatia 1991-1995 'Kolaci' (Married to the War Collection) (Volume 1)

By Marica Love

My identifiers Australia
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My Recipes from Croatia 1991 – 1995 ‘Kolaci’ Marica Love shares her recipes for delicious Croatian cakes and sweets that will satisfy even the sweetest tooth. Marica’s passion for cooking began when she lived in Croatia during the war in the early 90’s. The recipes have been handed down through family and friends over the years. Croatian and Bosnian households believe in keeping their homes well stocked with cakes and food, like it’s a party every day. Enjoy this delectable collection which will have your mouth watering.


 
 
 

 
 
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