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Lublin Vorschmack

We try to take the best from our regional culinary tradition. This time we prepared our interpretation of a hearty goulash with slightly vinous and sour-hot flavour with cucumber pickles and tomato concentrate, usually served with bread. The main ingredient of Forszmak (or Vorschmack) is usually pork. Our version of Vorschmack is made of caramelised … Continue reading "Lublin Vorschmack"

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Milky Way

Every week we are meeting with Ania and Rafał, the owners of Mleczna Droga (Milky Way). Each of us has his favourite among their products. Kamil’s number one is a mature cheddar cheese, but actually, he likes it most at the early stage of maturing. Michał cannot imagine his desserts without the wonderful, fat milk … Continue reading "Milky Way"

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Visit at Antonius Caviar

In late September we had a pleasure to visit Antonius Caviar – an exclusive caviar producer whose caviar we are using on a daily basis in our restaurant. We arrived in Ruś near Olsztyn at the special invitation of the company. Together with other chefs and journalists, we took part in a tour of the … Continue reading "Visit at Antonius Caviar"

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Żur żukowski

We are constantly inspired by the culinary tradition of the Lublin region. In the winter, we like to warm ourselves with savoury soups, and that is why we have decided to prepare our interpretation of żur żukowski (sour rye soup) hailing from Krzczonów. In 2015, the soup entered the Traditional Products List. The history of … Continue reading "Żur żukowski"

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Perlage Tasting Club

On October 6 we took our guests on another journey through the flavours of Water & Wine. When showing our guests around, we like to start from the beginning, so the first stop is about the water. The visit to the plant and bottling lines of Cisowianka and Cisowianka Perlage always spark emotions since such … Continue reading "Perlage Tasting Club"

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Treasures of nature

Bread is the inherent part of our menu. It is one of the first things our guests try during our dinners. They often take it home, so we make sure that its flavour lingers on in their memory. This is why for over four years we’ve been working with Jola Pecio, who supplies is with … Continue reading "Treasures of nature"

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Perlage Tasting Club

On June 21, Wednesday, we organised a special session of Perlage Tasting Club for our suppliers – all the local, often family-run companies, who co-operate with our restaurant on a daily basis and deliver the highest quality products to Water&Wine. We often mention their work, as we know that it is their effort, engagement and … Continue reading "Perlage Tasting Club"

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Polish Gastronomy Academy

On Friday May 26 we hosted in our restaurant the members of the Polish Gastronomy Academy, headed by its president Maciej Dobrzyniecki. The meeting obviously was all about the food and there were dishes from a menu prepared specially for that occasion. We served our guests among others: raw Black Angus entrecote beef slices with … Continue reading "Polish Gastronomy Academy"

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The Gardener

Wojtek Żurek started his adventure with Water&Wine restaurant almost 4 years ago. It was a work at the grass roots – together with our chef Marek they designed a precise plan from the scratch. They wanted to create a high quality place which would be both natural and diverse. They drew a draft of the … Continue reading "The Gardener"

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The beekeeper

When we want to add a sweet twist to our dishes we use honey from our pantry. We can choose from acacia, polyfloral, linden and dandelion honeys. They are all produced under the watchful eye of Leszek Wójcik, the beekeeper who takes care of the Water&Wine beehives. His beekeeping adventure started several years ago when … Continue reading "The beekeeper"