Make your own shopska salad

Most of you who have been on holiday in Bulgaria, while staying at your property, and have probably tasted a s”hopska salad”, which is a Bulgarian national dish with flavors of sun and summer. Here is a recipe for salad for 4 people.

Shopska salad
1 cucumber
3 tomatoes
1 onion
1 green pepper+ 1 baked and peeled red or green pepper
feta cheese


Peel the cucumber and cut into cubes. Cut the tomatoes into cubes. Cut the green pepper into small pieces. Peel and cut a half onion into medium-thin rings. Cut the feta into cubes and mix all ingredients. Alternatively you can grater the feat as a topping on the salad. Add a little olive oil or possibly garnish with some olives.

Serve the salad as a starter with good bread or as an accompaniment to a main course.