Bread Soup Balkan Style – Popara

There are those times when  hunger screams for something comforting but simple. Or those times when you have an empty fridge and pocket.

This Balkan recipe makes use of stale bread and transforms it into a tasty substance with the help of  very few ingredients.

Some people boil the mixture, some just soak ingredients together. Here is a super simple meal readily available to all;

You will need:

Stale Bread – broken into chunks large or small – it’s all up to personal preference!

White Cheese (Feta / Cheese in brine)

Olive Oil


Chicken Stock

Break stale bread into a bowl crumble cheese on top. Drizzle with olive oil and season with pepper.

Ladle boiling stock over this and cover for a few minutes.

Eat when bread has soaked up most of the liquid.

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