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3 June, 2018

Russian Honey Cake – Medovik recipe

Russian Honey Cake – Medovik recipe
Posted in : Cake Recipes, Easy Recipes, Russian Food, Sweets and Desserts on by : Larisa Ion
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4/5 (8) Honey cake (aka Medovik) is one of the most famous Russian desserts. There are many recipes and variations of this cake, but, the main ingredient – is honey, which gives it incredible taste and flavor. Honey cake was created at the 19th century by young chef for the wife of Emperor Alexander I
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7 February, 2018

Dressed Herring Recipe

Dressed Herring Recipe
Comments : 2 Posted in : Eastern European Recipes, Potato recipes, Salads, Starters, Vegetarian, Appetizers, Holidays and Parties, Main Dishes, Russian Food, Side dishes on by : Larisa Ion
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4.25/5 (4) Dressed Herring is a very popular traditional Russian festive dish known as Shuba or seledka pod shuboy, what means in translation herring under a fur coat. This salad is a must for every Russian holiday table. This delicious layered salad made of finely sliced pickled herring, onion, potatoes, carrots and beetroots. Each layer
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18 May, 2017

Syrniki – Russian Cottage Cheese Pancakes

Syrniki – Russian Cottage Cheese Pancakes
Posted in : Eastern European Recipes, Ukrainian Food, Breakfast recipes, Cooking Food Recipes, Easy Recipes, Russian Food, Sweets and Desserts on by : Larisa Ion
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4.4/5 (5) Syrniki are traditional dish in the Russian, Ukrainian and Belorussian cuisine. This is pancakes from quark (cottage cheese), eggs and flour, which usually fried on a vegetable oil or butter. To bake syrniki in the oven tasty as well (recipe is here). Using less flour guarantees gentle creamy texture of pancakes.  You could also
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9 April, 2017

Kulich Recipe – Traditional Easter Bread

Kulich Recipe – Traditional Easter Bread
Posted in : Eastern European Recipes, Cake Recipes, Cooking Food Recipes, Holidays and Parties, Pie Recipes, Russian Food, Sweets and Desserts on by : Larisa Ion
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4.33/5 (3) Kulich is traditional Russian Easter bread. This recipe is from my mother. It will take time, but when your kulich is ready you will see that it’s worth it. Bake kulich in different sizes and use as Easter gifts for friends, kids and family. Ingredients (for 2 big Kulich): 2-2 ½ pounds wheat flour
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30 March, 2017

Borscht Recipe – Russian and Ukrainian Borsch

Borscht Recipe – Russian and Ukrainian Borsch
Posted in : Soup recipes, Soups, Ukrainian Food, Cooking Food Recipes, Main Dishes, Russian Food on by : Larisa Ion
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4.88/5 (8) Borscht (aka Borsch) is a sour soup with beetroots as one of the main ingredients, which gives the dish a vibrant red color. Borscht is popular in cuisines of some Eastern European, such as Ukrainian, Russian, Belorussian, Romanian, Polish and Lithuanian. There are many variations of borscht. Today’s recipe taught me one of
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28 April, 2016

Beef Stroganoff

Beef Stroganoff
Posted in : Eastern European Recipes, Meat Recipes, Cooking Food Recipes, Main Dishes, Russian Food on by : Larisa Ion
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4/5 (1) Beef Stroganoff is a one of the most popular and famous dish of Russian cuisine. Sauteed pieces of beef fillet served in a sauce with sour cream. From its origins in mid-19th-century Russia, it has become popular around the world, with considerable variation from the original recipe. Choice of meat – one of
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4 April, 2016

Syrniki baked in the oven (cheese cupcakes)!

Syrniki baked in the oven (cheese cupcakes)!
Comments : 4 Posted in : Ukrainian Food, Breakfast recipes, Cake Recipes, Cooking Food Recipes, Russian Food, Sweets and Desserts on by : Larisa Ion
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5/5 (6) Syrniki is a traditional Russian and Ukrainian dessert from cottage cheese (curd cheese, quark). Usually syrniki is fried on the pan in hot oil. Classic recipe of syrniki is here. But, here I propose a different way to cook them. It’s much easier and super-healthy! We will bake them! If you’re interesting in
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