8 Dangerous Combinations of Shots and Beer

Any experienced drinker can tell you that few things get you plowed like a combination of beer and shots. As soon as hard liquor and the ‘juice of the barley’ are mixed in the stomach you can be sure of 2 things: you should be prepared to experience any kind of drunkness and you better…

Historian concludes: “While they drink rakia, the Bulgarians are invincible”

An interesting archaeological find in Bulgaria this week gave new life to the discussion when the art of distilling became a thing in Europe. This part of an 11th century distillation vessel is the third piece of hard evidence from Bulgaria that it’s national drink rakia was around a few hundred years before the Western Europeans started distilling, which is believed…

A Bulgarian birthday cake

Now this is what we call a proper birthday cake. Our Bulgarian friend Jimi received it for his 31st birthday. The ingredients for this ‘traditional’ Bulgarian birthday cake: 10 bottles of the national drink rakia. Even the clumsiest people in the kitchen will have no problems ‘baking’ such a masterpiece and the birthday boy or…