Fun Fact Friday: Belarus (Poll)


At traditional Belorussian weddings guests chant "Gozko" after the groom drinks from his glass. "Gozko" means bitter. The chanting urges the groom to kiss the bride, an act which should make his drink sweeter. If you catch a cold in Belarus, they might offer you any of these remedies: - vodka with salt and pepper - milk blended with raw egg yolk and honey - raspberry jelly - raspberry tea Much of Belarus cannot be farmed because of falloff from Chernobyl (70% of the … [Read more...]