Pusharatas: A Biloxi-Croatian Tradition (2013)
5min · Documentary, Short, Biography · 1 January 2013
The women of the Slavonian Ladies' Auxiliary of Biloxi, Mississippi, shoulder the responsibility of continuing Croatian culinary food traditions. One of the most popular Croatian foods they make is the pusharata, a fruit-filled doughnut or fritter. The making and selling of these treats at Christmastime is a joyous experience that highlights the wonderful ways that food can bring people together, maintain cultural connections, and provide continuity between the generations.
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