Lithuanian Saltibarsciai (cold beet soup/ chłodnik)

Saltibarsciai is a summer, pink soup made of cold beets. It is a traditional Lithuanian dish, also known in Poland as chłodnik. The soup is usually served with cucumbers, radishes and dill, sometimes with a hard-boiled egg or baked potatoes.  The most popular version of this soup uses kefir, a fermented milk drink that has…