ŠAKOTIS
(tree-cake)

Sharing this tall spiked cake is a tradition at Lithuanian celebrations. It is cooked by adding batter to a rotating spit over an open fire, and there is even a Šakotis Museum in Lithuania (the only such museum in the world) where you can have a try at making one for yourself.

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Šaltibarščiai

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Šakotis

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Fried bread with cheese

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Cepelinai

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Cottage cheese