Recipes

Chikhirtma Recipe: Georgian Chicken Soup

Chikhirtma: Georgian Chicken Soup

It would seem as if every country in the world that has an established drinking culture also has its token “hangover cure” touted by grandmothers and homoeopathic enthusiasts the world over that this will cure what ails you. In Georgia, there are two such dishes: … Read More

Easy Lentil Soup Without Tomatoes Recipe

Easy lentil soup without tomatoes

Of all the soups out there, lentil soup is easily my favourite. I love legumes and bean dishes and I absolutely love a good soup, whether it be a hearty bean stew, a creamy pumpkin soup or a roasted cauliflower soup, and I’m always looking … Read More

Mushroom Ojakhuri Recipe: Georgian Family Meal

Homemade mushroom ojakhuri

One of the most common dishes in Georgia that you will find across the country is ojakhuri. This hearty meal is a mainstay in this South Caucasus nation and you will be hard-pressed to find a traditional restaurant menu without its inclusion. However, if you’re … Read More

5-Ingredient Tomato Soup Without a Blender Recipe

An easy tomato soup made without a blender

Have you ever wanted an easy and delicious tomato soup but don’t have (or can’t be bothered to take out) a blender? We’ve all been there. Tomato soup can be immensely satisfying and can hit the spot on a cold day (especially when paired with … Read More

Imeruli Khachapuri Recipe: Georgian Cheese Bread

Homemade Imeruli Khachapuri

Making an incredible Imeruli khachapuri recipe at home is not a difficult task, though it can seem daunting at the start. You will be hard-pressed to find a Georgian dish more famous than khachapuri. This gooey cheese bread has countless regional variations throughout Georgia from … Read More

Badrijani Nigvzit Recipe: Georgian Eggplant Rolls

Delicious badrijani nigvzit

One of my absolute favourite things about Georgian food is its heavy reliance on vegetables and nuts to make absolutely delicious dishes, and this badrijani nigvzit recipe is just one example. These delicious Georgian eggplant rolls filled with a garlicky walnut paste are one of … Read More

Mushroom Khinkali Recipe: Vegetarian Georgian Dumplings

Homemade mushroom khinkali

Out of all Georgian food that has made onto the international radar, khinkali dumplings are one of the most prominent. These beautiful, steamy soup dumplings are typically known to be filled with minced beef, pork or lamb and a variety of other spice. In short, … Read More

Lobiani Recipe: How to Make Georgian Red Bean Bread

The final product of this lobiani recipe

Though certainly not as popular or well-known as its cheesy cousin, khachapuri, the Georgian bean-stuffed bread lobiani is one of the most common and tasty Georgian dishes out there. A bit more healthy than its cheese-filled counterparts (especially indulgent Adjaruli khachapuri), this lobiani recipe is … Read More

Churchkhela Recipe: How to Make Georgian Candy

Finished homemade churchkhela

Churchkhela can look a bit odd and suspect at first glance, especially if you’re not sure what these odd, sausage-like Georgian food items are. Found throughout Georgian markets and fruit and veg shops, this is Georgia’s favourite sweet and one bite can transport you to … Read More

Pkhali Recipe: Georgian Spinach & Walnut Spread

Pkhali formed into balls

Georgian food is slowly but surely making its way into the mainstream, however, most of those familiar with the cuisine of this beautiful country in the Caucasus know it for hearty khinkali dumplings or cheesy khachapuri. However, this pkhali recipe is a great introduction to … Read More