Monday, January 7, 2013

Badnik - Othodox Christmas Eve dinner

In the Christian Orthodox tradition Christmas Eve is celebrated on the evening of January 6th. It is a close family gathering over vegan meal, with traditional dishes such as sarma, zelnik, fruits and nuts. The Bread (kravajche) is broken into pieces distrivuted to the household, God, and all present ... and everybody eagrly awaits to see whene the lucky coin is found.

 
 
 
 

Sarma - the vegan way

Kravajche - the bread
 
 

Zelnik

Zelnik and Halvah

Sarma

Sarma

Tavche Gravche - Baked Beans
 
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