Category Archives: Food & Drink

Learning to Make Tabbouleh at the Delightful Old Ashtarak Restaurant

Old Ashtarak Restaurant in Ashtarak

Ashtarak has easily become one of my favorite places to visit in Armenia and every time I go there (which is regularly these days), I discover something new or more in-depth. I already knew about Old Ashtarak Restaurant from a previous trip, but I never had a chance to do more than just photograph the […]

22 Armenian Dishes You’ll Love (+ Our Fave Armenian Food)

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Are you looking for some tasty Armenian food options for your trip to the country? This guide details some popular Armenian dishes and tells you a bit about each of them! What are your favorite dishes in Armenia? Please let us know in the comments! Best Armenian Food and Dishes Khorovats Armenian: Խորոված Is it […]

7 Hearty and Flavorful Armenian Dishes to Enjoy in Winter

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Armenian cuisine is typically brimming with freshness and the most robust of flavors.  However, when winter rolls around, heartier dishes take center stage and keep us warm for the colder months. This post showcases a handful of Armenian dishes to enjoy in the winter.  Please let us know your favorite Armenian winter dish in the […]

Family Restaurant Tonratoon: An Essential (and Delicious!) Road Trip Stop

Shinuhayr Bakery in Syunik

Every once in a while, you come across a business where the passion and story are palpable. Family Restaurant Tonratoon in Syunik is one of those places. And it is a must-visit when you’re on Shinuhayr Highway near Tatev Monastery and other sights in Syunik. When we were traveling in Shinuhayr, we had the opportunity to […]

Spending Time at the Mindful Herbs & Honey Teashop in Gyumri

Spending Time at Herbs & Honey Teashop in Gyumri

Every once in a while you stumble across a business that just exudes altruism and positive vibes.  While these businesses are far from being ever-present, they are the ones that you’ll never forget and that you can’t wait to recommend to others.  This is Herbs & Honey Teashop, a wonderful cafe in Gyumri. Spending Time […]