TURLITAVA Turlitava is a common traditional dish in Macedonia. It's made of vegetable and meat stew baked in an oven in a traditional pottery dish. Turlitava arrives from Turkish words turli meaning mixed and tava, a pottery dish.
PIFTIJA (MACEDONIAN ASPIC) Piftija is a traditional Macedonian dish usually served in winter. This dish when cooled congeals because meat naturally contains gelatin.Each house has its own recipe for piftija and usually recipe never changes.