Šaltibarščiai (cold beetroot soup)is a summer soup very popular among Lithuanians. It is made of boiled beetroot, cucumbers, dill and onions. All the vegetables are chopped and covered with kefir or sour milk, sometimes a boiled egg is added too. Šaltibarščiai isusually eaten with hot fried or boiled potatoes. A very refreshing dish on a hot summer’s day! Photo: TreasuryTag.