Recipe: Croatian Holiday Nut Roll (Povatica)

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It's all in the wrist. The secret to making good Povatica, that is. This famous Croatian Holiday Nut Roll gives its maker a workout. You will be rolling, and pulling, and stretching the dough until it is thin, thin, thin. We're talkin' paper thin, like a curtain of dough, blowing in the breeze. I bet Croatian grandmother's everywhere compete for the most delicate, thin walled Povatica. (Note this bread is also common- under various names- in other areas, such as Poland, Austria, … [Read more...]