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Crimson gold and deep red, colors of pomegranates ….

 

Pomegranate Juice Stand

One of our favorite fruits, locally produced and bursting with flavours. Refreshing and a naturally sweet thirst quencher, one is fortunate during autumn season to find these juice stands in some of the main streets of larger cities, such as Mostar and Sarajevo.

Indulging in a boxful of freshly made chocolates….

Freshly made exquisite chocolates and ....
Freshly made exquisite chocolates and ….

Once  in a while to indulge ourselves, we would treat ourselves to freshly made chocolates. Though one can have millions of different types or choices of chocolates from the local supermarkets, still the taste of freshly made chocolates are never the same as the ones that you buy from supermarkets. Especially if they are made by a chocolatier who is excited about her products. 🙂 Need I say that these are delicious? These also proved to be great gifts for my family and friends back home :D.

The only shop that we know which sells freshly made chocolates and macaroons is the one on Rondo Shopping Centre.image

A great unpretentious meal…

Platter for 2.

Platter for 2.

Sometimes, all we need is a platter of grilled meat and vegetables, all ingredients fresh from surrounding farms. A great desert is always a good finishing touch, of course.

My favourite desert would be ‘tufahija’, that is, cooked apple, stuffed with crushed walnuts and topped with fresh cream.

My husband’s and my daughter’s would be ‘hurmašica’, a sweet local pastry.

Nb- the “feast fit for royalty’ is regrettably postponed due to my husband’s work schedule as we would need quite a drive to reach our destination. Will update all soon on the home page. Look out for the date, it is definitely not a meal to be missed if you are in Bosnia! 🙂 In my humble opinion. …

 

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