Compared to erotic games in the village bath & shoplifting live turkeys in your bloomers, immigrant life is beyond boring. So Baba (Grandma) is brewing up Old Country customs in her kitchen.
She'll teach you to make delicious Ukrainian dishes the traditional & The Lazy Way, sabotage frenemies with garlic, & utter chilling Slavic curses such as, "May you be kicked by a duck!"
Between tales of magical encounters with Nature spirits & steaming bowls of borshch is the true confession of the author's elderly neighbour: she murdered her abusive husband.
Imagine a mouth watering Honey Onion Sauce that recalls competing with cave bears and wild bees, and the seductive magic of preparing sweet delights for the Apple Harvest Blessing.
200 traditional Ukrainian recipes and home remedies, taught step by step as if grandma were at your side. In black & white text:
- Borshch, including Vegetarian
- Holubtsi (Cabbage Rolls)
- Varenyky (Perogies)
- Honey Cake
- Traditional Holiday recipes for Easter & Christmas
- Kolach: Circle of Life Bread
*Warning: 18+ Restricted*
Wicked acts with honey and raspberries, pirates, cowboys, Kozaks, bald men, bad boys and mounted police officers.
You'll laugh, you'll cry!