Greta’s Gran’s Potatoes with Kefir & Summer Vegetables

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Amber & Rye: A Baltic food journey

By Zuza Zak

Published 2021

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I first met Greta in a South London cafe, where we talked about her childhood in Lithuania. She remembers staying at her grandmother’s dacha (summer cottage), which overlooked the vegetable patch: they used to eat a simple dish of dill potatoes with kefir and fresh vegetables straight from the garden — ripe tomatoes, prickly cucumbers and spring onions. I have also added radishes to the recipe, as I just can’t resist tangy kefir with salty radishes.

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