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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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NEW: Moji štruklji eatery

Ljubljana, 1. 3. 2017 – No traditional Slovenian food list is complete without štruklji – rolled pastry with various fillings, wrapped, cooked and sliced. It is thus no wonder that a new štruklji-only eatery (štrukljarnica) Moji štruklji (My štruklji) is opening today at the main farmers market. And the couple behind this cool new place […]

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Nataša Djurić

When Mateja Delakorda and I awarded her in November 2014 at the first conference of culinary bloggers Yummy stories (Njam zgodbe) as the best blogger of the year, Nataša Djurić could not believe her ears. Today the sourdough bread blogger ranked among the finalists of 2015 Saveur blog awards, began making video tutorials, was invited to the workshop in London, and more success could be noted.

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What are the most romantic foods for some Ljubljana chefs?

Ljubljana, 13. 2. 2017 – Although the weather in Ljubljana is not exactly warm these days, your hearts can be: Valentine’s day is just around the corner. And so is gregorjevo on March 12th – you might translate it as George’s day (named after the day of St. George) or “the day of birds’ marriage”, and […]

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1. STOW coffee festival

Ljubljana, 1. 2. 2017 – Because Ljubljana coffee in recents year is not limited anymore to just espresso, it was bound to happen: welcome to 1st STOW coffee festival in the city. It takes place between the first and fourth of February at the Gospodarsko razstavišče (Ljubljana Convention centre) within GAST Expo Fairs of Tastes, and finishes Sunday February 5th in […]

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2017 gift ideas for a Ljubljana foodie

Are you looking for some gourmet treats for your foodie friends? Or perhaps yourself? You’ve come to the right place. If you love to support small local businesses as much as I do, then December – traditionally the most generous month when it comes to gift giving – is your thing. A period when it’s totally […]

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Magical and Yummy Advent in Ljubljana

Welcome to this year’s Magical and Yummy Advent in Ljubljana! Tis’ the season to taste all those flavours we have been anticipating all year: warming soups, hearty stews, homemade sausages, national pastry potica, mulled wine, winter brews … and much more. We will definitely visit annual Christmas market (runs till January 3rd 2016), so welcome […]

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Eat your week through in Ljubljana

So it’s that day of the week again … One of the features I love about Ljubljana dining scene in the last years are the weekly-only events. Events that keep you in anticipation and have you something to look forward to. It’s something occasional, repetitious, exciting – something special. There are always things to do – and […]

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