Local Cuisine

Lithuanian food - national cuisine dishes by Druskininkai

Picture of Lithuanian food - national cuisine dishes - Dzukijos uoga

You can try Lithuanian cuisine in several places around Druskininkai. Cepelinai (potatoes dumplings with meat), saltibarsciai ( cold beet soup), bulviniai blynai ( potatoes pancakes) , kugelis ( grated potatoes pie), dzūkiška grybienė (very local wild mushrooms soup) are  the most popular Lithuanian dishes what you can get in Druskininkai.

But if you would like to participate or take a look how Lithuanian cuisine dishes are made –  holiday home “Dzukijos uoga” has a special offer for it’s guests.We are ready to reveal the secrets of cooking on fire or in a genuine clay bricks oven!

We invite our guests to join cooking attractions in nature.You will be the chefs, and we will try to teach you how to cook different meals the ancient way.

Cooking in a wood fired clay oven by Druskininkai

Our Lithuanian holiday home guests have a unique possibility to bake in a clay oven located at the backyard  of the countryside homestead. We are ready to teach you how to cook different dishes – even Italian pizza or Lithuanian meat stew.Cooking Lithuanian dishes in nature could be a great holiday  to Lithuania attraction by Druskininkai. Ready for the culinary tourism leisure with children or  friends ?

sodybos su maistu nuoma - picų kepimas - "Dzūkijos uoga"

Pizza in clay oven by Druskininkai

We will heat-up the clay oven up to 350 degrees

We provide all required ingredients and equipment

We will teach you how to bake different pizzas and desserts

You will make your personal pizza toppings

You will taste each others dishes and have fun

Sodyba su maitinimu - maistas pečiuje - "Dzūkijos uoga"

Pizza party in Druskininkai nature

Tasty, interesting and attractive!

For all age of guests –  even the smallest ones

Full support from us

A 2-3 hours  of chatting and cooking afternoon with friends

Did you know that it takes only 20 -25 seconds to cook pizza in clay oven?

Poilsis sodyba su maistu - troškinys pečiuje - "Dzūkijos uoga"

Lithuanian meet stew in clay oven at countryside

Wood fired oven dishes are much tastier than cooked standard way

We can cook lamb, beef, pork or vegetarian stews with the smell of wood fire smoke

This Lithuanian dish cooking attraction takes about 1,5 hours

Tasting part is the most awaited one

Food on grill and on fire by Druskininkai

It’s very simple: we set up the fire or grill for cooking right in the backyard of our  Lithuania countryside rentals 

All guests are invited to participate the cooking of Lithuanian cuisine and other dishes

Cooking tools and ingredients are provided.We support and look after the procedure

Full board Lithuanian holiday villa is at your disposal!

Poilsis sodyboje su maitinimu Dzūkijoje - "Dzūkijos uoga"

Grilled shrimps

Freshly fried shrimps with marinated vegetables on wood fired grill

Comes with roasted ciabatta and salad

Easy and fast-made appetizer for your moonlight evening by fire!

Sodyba su maistu - cukinijos ant žarijų - Dzūkijos uoga

Grilled zucchini

Freshly roasted vegetables on alder wood ember: zucchini, red bell peppers, corn,eggplants, garlic

Grilled eggplant with garlic and herbs sauce is a great invention of south countries cuisine

Grilled vegetables comes  with roasted ciabatta or roasted fish dishes

Sodyba su maistu ir žuvis ant grotelių - "Dzūkijos uoga"

Griled fish with vegetables

Grilled fish with freshly marinated vegetables baked on grill

It could be any kind or size of fish.Even just caught by our guests in the surrounding rivers or lakes

Grilled fish could be accomplished with roasted zucchini and ciabatta or fire-fried potatoes

Trout, salmon or Gilt-Head Bream are mostly recommended for grilling. We can’t call this  genuine Lithuanian cuisine dish, but it’s really popular in Lithuania

Sodyba su maistu - kepsnys - Dzūkijos uoga

Steaks on grill

Steaks grilled on alder firewood. It’s smoke gives a special taste for the meat. Alder is wide spread in Lithuania. That’s why  steak grilled on alder could be called modern Lithuanian dish.

It’s your choice what to grill: matured beef, veal,lamb, pork or chicken

Freshly marinated and grilled vegetables with ciabatta or grilled potatoes can coma as a garnish

Sodyba su maitinimu - šašlykai - Dzūkijos uoga


Shashlik out of pork tenderloin following special recipes of villa “Dzukijos uoga”

Made on alder wood  fire smoke.

Comes with vegetables and roasted ciabatta.

This is a special dish of our Lithuania holidays accommodation

Poilsis sodyboje su maistu ir plovo virimas - "Dzūkijos uoga"

Uzbek pilaf on fire

Uzbek pilaf cooked on fire requires some cooking skills. That’s why we can make it wit small groups only

Pilaf is made out of beef or lamb

Pilaf is cooked on fire in the backyard of  villa “Dzukijo uoga”

Cooking takes bout 2 hours

A whole list of different Lithuanian dishes could be also cooked on fire.It’s a great attraction among other things to do in Lithuania.

"Varinis puodas" sūrio degustacija sodyboje "Dzūkijos uoga"

Local cheese degustation

A famous local Lithuanian cheese makers comes to us from the nearby village

They present 10 different kinds of cheese made from  cows and sheep’s milk

Cheese makers pasture their livestock in wild meadows of Dzukija land by Druskininkai. They and have a lot of to tell about these special Lithuanian dishes.

This intelectual attraction lasts about 1-1,5 hours and is ment exclusively for grown-up gourmands

Dzūkiška grybienė ant laužo sodyboje su maistu -"Dzūkijos uoga"

Mushroom soup on fire

Mushroom soup on fire is cooked from freshly collected wild mushrooms in the surroundings

Mushrooms could be collected by our holiday home guests  or  hosts – it’s also a part of attraction!

Mushroom soup is Lithuanian cuisine dish and it’s is according to the ancient recipes of locals

Mushroom season in Lithuania starts in the end of June and ends in the end of October.

Fish soup  could be an alternative for wild mushrooms

Foto: Sodyba su maitinimu - maistas ant laužo
Foto: Sodyba su maitinimu - uogavimas Dzūkijoje
Foto: Grybavimas Dzūkijoje

Video recipe of chicken pilaf in holiday home “Dzukijos uoga” – a gift of our guests !

Lithuania holiday home”Dzukijos uoga” – a full board Druskininkai nature accommodation and Lithuanian dishes cooking attractions!




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