Albanian traditional cooking

Ballokume-Albanian traditional cookie

Ballokume-Albanian traditional cookie

When it comes to desserts, I think the best choice are the traditional ones and one of my favourites are undoubtedly Ballokume of Elbasan. In this city there is a tradition, they celebrate “Summer day“ on March 14. After some years,  to preserve this tradition this […]

Pasta Sy- a traditional Albanian Cookie

Pasta Sy- a traditional Albanian Cookie

When I was a little girl I used to eat Pasta Sy (literally- Eye cookies). The jam and the meringue in the centre of these cookies assemble the eye, hence the name of it. These cookies bring childhood memories to me. I used to eat […]