Lithuanians like good, tasty and filling foods. The tradition of eating well is inherited from the ancestors who used to say “The one who eats well, works well”. Lithuanian traditional cuisine has taken shape over many centuries. It has been highly influenced by cultural clashes with neighboring nations. A good example is a potato cake – kugelis which was adapted from the German cuisine. It has become one of most favorite dishes in Lithuania nowadays.
What are the most popular ingredients?
Potatoes, rye, beetroot, various meat, dairy products.
Traditional Dishes in Lithuania