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Lithuania publishes map of quirky takes on pink soup šaltibarščiai

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Lithuania Travel, the state tourism promotion agency, has published a map of the quirkiest takes on the timeless Lithuanian icon, Šaltibarščiai. Spread across Lithuania, restaurants offer deviations from the cold beetroot norms that include ice cream, shellfish, or raspberry beer. Šaltibarščiai is traditionally made by mixing Kefyras – trending overseas as Kefir – with pickled beetroot, spring onions, cucumbers, dill, eggs and potatoes on the side. Or inside. According to…

Lithuanian cafes no longer required to ensure 10 metres per customer

Monday, May 18, 2020

Lithuania’s government has removed the requirements for bars, cafes and restaurants to ensure a space of 10 square metres per customer during the coronavirus quarantine. The previous rule made the prospects of reopening unfeasible for many businesses. Catering establishments will no longer “have to limit the flow of people and ensure a space of at least 10 square metres per customer,” Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelius said on Monday. “The basic…

Lithuanian PM hints at allowing indoor restaurants to reopen next week

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Indoor cafes and restaurants may be allowed to reopen on May 18, if they can meet coronavirus safety requirements, Lithuania’s prime minister has suggested. “If an agreement is reached with businesses on how to ensure safety in cafes, it may happen from [May] 18,” Saulius Skvernelis told reporters on Tuesday. So far, bars, cafes and restaurants in Lithuania have been allowed to serve customers outdoors. On Wednesday, Lithuania’s cabinet will…