Nestled between Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan in central Asia lies the picturesque country of Uzbekistan, characterized by its ornate mosques and intricate architecture originating from the era of the silk road. Luckily for us, the country also boasts one of the greatest snack foods in the world – the Samsa!...Read More: Samsa – The Queen of Uzbek Cuisine
If you indulged yourself in all the great treats over the holiday period, it can be pretty hard getting back on track to a healthy lifestyle. This is because foods high in sugar, fat, and salt have short-term addictive properties that make your body crave them once they’re gone....Read More: January Diet – How to Get Yourself Back on Track After The Holiday Season
When the winter blues get you down, there’s nothing like a hearty stew to warm you up and help get you through to spring! Stews, in various forms, are eaten all around the world for their warming effects making them one of those cross-cultural similarities that bring people together...Read More: Hot, Hearty, Homemade Stew Recipes
Christmas food is worth waiting the whole year for, don’t you agree? If you’re a long-term shopper at NetCost, then you will already know that we love to provide the best the world has to offer in terms of great fresh produce. We love nothing more than discovering new...Read More: Christmas and New Year Recipes from Europe and Russia
2019 is just around the corner and so is that pressure to set yourself new goals for the year ahead. January is the month when many people start a new diet, and February is the month when many give up! Why not try something a little different this time...Read More: How To Make a New Year’s Resolution That You Can Actually Stick To!
There are parts of Europe that get cold… like, really cold! And so it’s no surprise that over thousands of years they’ve mastered how to make very comforting and hearty winter dishes. Here at NetCost Market, we thought that we should scope out some of these ideal winter meals...Read More: Traditional European Winter Dishes
Kielbasa is an Eastern European sausage that is usually associated with Poland, but in fact also has variations that come from Germany, Hungary, Russia, and Ukraine! There’s no one type of Kielbasa – it can be prepared in a variety of ways including smoked, dried, and fresh, and can...Read More: Different Types of Kielbasa – Explained
At NetCost Market, we specialize in bringing the most interesting and delicious foods from Europe and the surrounding areas to America via our brick and mortar stores. There’s something enjoyable about browsing aisles of foods and brands you’ve not yet discovered. If like us, you enjoy a trip to...Read More: Popular Turkish Brands at NetCost Market
Halloween has crept up on us so fast! It feels like just one second ago that the team at NetCost Market were getting excited about the 1st of October and the start of the Fall season! If like us you have dedicated most of your time to think about...Read More: All You Need for a Hideously Haunted Halloween!
Fall can sometimes bring the blues as we put away our summer clothes and prepare for the onset of another long winter. But, there’s certainly one reason to be happy in fall – it’s Apple season! You might be thinking “there’s an apple season?”, and you’d be right to...Read More: Great Apple Recipes to Welcome Fall