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Vegan dishes

Dishes that are traditionally served vegan

Mashed potatoes with sauteed onion. Make sure: no lard or butter or meat are added

Prazen krompir

Cooked cabbage and potato cubes. Make sure: no butter or lard are used

Vegetarijanska Govnac

A stew made of potatoes, beans and turnip. Make sure: no lard or meat is added

Vegetarijanska Jota

Bread, commonly served with olive oil and pumpkin seed vinegar


Boiled savory bread, might contain filling. Make sure: No butter is used and no filling is added

Gluhi Struklji



Dishes that can be Veganized

Dishes that are not vegan by default, but can be made so, by asking to remove or change part of the ingredients.

Buckwheat puree commonly served with sauerkraut and meat. To Veganize: Ask for no meat to be added

Ajdovi Zganci

A stew made of barley, beans, leeks, celery, tomatoes, parsley, garlic and dry meat. To Veganize: Ask for no meat to be used


Salad made from dandelion greens, potatoes, boiled eggs and meat. To veganize: Ask for no egg or meat to be added

Dandelion Salad

Mixed vegetable stew/soup with meat. To Veganize: Check no meat or eggs (in pasta) are added


Boiled cornmeal with butter/milk. To veganize: Ask for no butter/milk to be added


Buckwheat porridge with mushrooms and cream. To Veganize: Ask for no cream or meat to be added

Ajdova kasa z gobami

Mashed potato with corn flour and sprinkled meat. To Veganize: Ask for no meat to be added

Pohorski Zganci

Dishes that are not vegan, but appear to be

Dishes that might look vegan, but contain animal products.

National dish of mashed potatoes and beans. Will contain lard


Cooked sauerkraut and potato will be commonly made with lard and meat

Kislo Zelje

This soup might resemble a vegetable soup but will usually contain meat.

Beef Soup

Potato filled dumplings, will contain egg in the dough and meat in the filling

Idrijski Zlikrofi

Creamy mushroom soup will contain cream/milk

Gobova juha

Traditional cake with nuts and raisins, Will contain egg and milk/butter


Traditional round flatbread, will commonly contain eggs and or milk

Belokranjska pogaca

Apple strudel, will contain eggs and milk/butter

Jabolcni zavitek

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