Carnival alert: go nuts for donuts!

Nowadays you can have donuts all year round, but traditionally, these succulent, so unhealthy but so so good deep fried balls would be available only around carnival time – and we swear they still taste the best in season! And because it’s 2018, there’s many more flavours and tastes now than in the past so […]

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Gast Expo 2018: when a foodie blends with industry trends

For the 12th year, gastronomy industry professionals met between January 31st and February 3rd 2018 at Ljubljana Convention centre for Fairs of tastes – our (very, very) little SIGEP, you can say. Even though our primary business is organising foodie tours and not, say, selling gelato or manufacturing eco-friendly drinking cups, it’s always very interesting […]

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Best traditional Slovenian vegetarian dishes

Vegetarians, rejoice! Although Slovenia is well known for its rich meat cuisine that is extending through whole country (we can’t hide our pride for Carniola sausage, Karst prosciutto, bear salami and horse burgers), we are fully aware of the importance of fasting from meat. That is why throughout history due to different circumstances we developed […]

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Cool off with these best summer beers in Slovenia

Ljubljana, 15. 6. 2017 – Summer is the time most people look forward to. Why wouldn’t they? Warm weather, vitamin sea, lemonade and ice cream, sun is out and we need to go out, and preferably with a beer in our hand! Since Slovenians are traditionally big fans of beer, it is not surprising that […]

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Massimo Bottura: There is no food waste, just different food

Ljubljana, 5. 6. 2017 – When I heard Massimo Bottura is coming to Ljubljana, I thought it was a joke. One of the best chefs in the world? Coming to Ljubljana one random Friday to open the Week of no food waste? Turns out, it was no joke at all, but in fact a fantastic day, […]

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New: Biro bistro

Ljubljana, 1. 6. 2017 – Gornji trg, one of the oldest inhabited parts of medieval Ljubljana, has recently been swamped with new great places to eat and drink in the city – just remember Alexander who opened a coffee shop Črno zrno in February this year. Next door, more specifically at Gornji trg 15, a […]

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NEW: La popsi – treats without guilty consicence

Ljubljana, 26. 5. 2017 – I guess I’m not the only one who likes to lick a scoop of creamy ice cream or bite into that sweet popsicle which gently melts in your mouth. Luckily, Slovenia has a wide selection of ice cream parlors, particularly Ljubljana is recently awakened to the so-called gelato scene. Residents […]

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The best in Slovenia is Hiša Franko!

Ljubljana, 21. 3. 2017 – Finally we have it: the best restaurant in Slovenia in 2017 according to the expert committee of the project The Slovenia Restaurant awards among 30 finalists is – surprisingly? – Hiša Franko! This was announced today after a few months of voting. Other best regional restaurants selected by general public and ultimate […]

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NEW: Črno zrno coffee shop

Ljubljana, 12. 3. 2017 – Because specialty coffee is a must at my foodwalks, I was eager to get to know the new coffee man in Ljubljana, Alex Niño Ruiz from Črno zrno (Black bean – but you have to admit it sounds more awesome in Slovenian). First mentioned in my Instagram feed November 3rd […]

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Say L for Local & Luxury at Herbal glamping resort restaurant

Ljubno pri Savinji, 7. 3. 2017 – Ever heard of one of the best restaurants in Ljubljana (and certainly one of the best in Slovenia too) JB? Well, now you can taste food delicacies also from JB’s chef Janez Bratovž’s son Tomaž – at the Herbal glamping resort in Ljubno pri Savinji where Tomaž is […]

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