Recipes

Lithuanian Potato Pancakes, Žemaičių Blynai

Lithuanian Potato Pancakes, Žemaičių Blynai

Ancestry DNA says I’m Lithuanian so let’s make some Žemaičių blynai ! Samogitian pancakes or Žemaičių blynai, are a warm, hearty meal traditionally made for hungry workers in the harsh Baltic winters. They are my favorite Lithuanian meal. These “pancakes” are similar to potato croquettes, […]

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K-Drama inspired Tteokbokki

K-Drama inspired Tteokbokki

K-Dramas have taken over my life! If you’re wondering why I haven’t posted the last couple of weeks, its because I’ve been CONSUMED with this Korean import. After many weeks of smiles, tears, and heart wrenching emotional torment, I noticed something important. No matter what […]

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How to make Khachapuri like a Georgian

How to make Khachapuri like a Georgian

Khachapuri, is iconic; a “cheese-boat”, baked with gooey cheese, a creamy soft-cooked egg, and molten butter. A dish that proudly hails from the country of Georgia that has found it’s a new fan base in the United States. Tear off a piece of chewy, freshly baked […]

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Brussels Sprouts and Broccoli Slaw with Orange-Walnut Vinaigrette

Brussels Sprouts and Broccoli Slaw with Orange-Walnut Vinaigrette

Brussels Sprouts and Broccoli Slaw with Orange Walnut Vinaigrette, sounds quite fancy and complex, but its actually fast, simple and inexpensive to prepare with the help of your trusty blender and Japanese Mandolin. This slaw is a perfect holiday side for Thanksgiving or Christmas. Brussels Sprouts […]

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Aloo Gobi, your favorite Vegan dinner

Aloo Gobi, your favorite Vegan dinner

Aloo Gobi is a restaurant favorite among the vegan and vegetarian community and for a good reason, its’ cheap, it’s healthy and its filling; A Frugal Foodist holy trinity.  I love to eat mine with a healthy portion of jeera rice or roti with a […]

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Smokey Sweet Potatoes with Tomato-Parsley Salad

Smokey Sweet Potatoes with Tomato-Parsley Salad

Whether you eat them as a frugal side dish or a fast and healthy weeknight dinner, Smokey Sweet Potatoes with Tomato-Parsley Salad are a unique and unexpected dish. The preparation couldn’t be faster or easier. Simply slice your sweet potatoes lengthwise and top with olive […]

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Ukrainian Winter Borsch

Ukrainian Winter Borsch

There are as many recipes for Borsch as there are families in Eastern Europe. The country, region, religion, socioeconomic status and time of year determine how a family prepares their recipe. There are red, green, and white varieties both hot and cold.There are Lenten varieties, […]

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Galubtsi, Ukranian Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

Galubtsi, Ukranian Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

Traditional Ukrainian stuffed cabbage rolls (also know as Galubtsi or Halubtsi) are one of my most requested Ukrainian recipes.Golubtsi are a national favorite of the Ukrainian people. Cabbage leaves are rolled with delicious pork stuffing and braised in a tomato sauce with onion and carrot. […]

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Vegetarian Thai Green Curry in 30 Minutes

Vegetarian Thai Green Curry in 30 Minutes

This Thai Curry recipe is so easy and versatile you can throw it together in 30 minutes or less. It’s very inexpensive to prepare and serves 6 for only $7.90 or $1.53 per serving. When you need to impress a special guest in a hurry try this Vegetarian Thai Green […]

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Vegetarian Thai Green Curry Paste

Vegetarian Thai Green Curry Paste

Making your own Vegetarian Thai Green Curry Paste is easy and perfect for a Cheap Healthy Dinner in Minutes. Impress your dinner date with a stunning Vegetarian Thai Green Curry from Scratch!

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