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The simple recipe of Russian pancakes (blini)



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Shrovetide (Maslenitsa) is in the full swing. We say, “Maslenitsa comes and brings pancakes with honey.” Масленица в разгаре.  У нас говорят «Масленица идёт, блин да мёд несёт». Today I will give you a simple recipe of the delicious pancakes. Сегодня я вам дам простой рецепт вкусных блинов. We have many tips and recipes “how to cook pancakes”.  I suffered many setbacks in their “test” and found the most suitable way for myself. These pancakes are always obtained successfully. Советов и рецептов «как правильно печь блины» -великое множество». Я потерпела множество неудач при их «испытании», и нашла для себя самый подходящий.  Эти блины получаются всегда удачно. Baking pancakes is rather boring and lengthy process. I know… | Read more

The recipe of the fish Pirog Rasstegai



The recipe of the fish Pirog Rasstegai
Common Russians have a breakfast before going to work. The breakfast contains of a sandwich, yogurt, cheese, fried eggs or porridge, and a cup of tea or coffee. Lunch time takes place from 1 to 2 p.m., as a rule, in the cafes, because of the long time to get from work to the home. People take vegetable salad, soup, and beef or pork with a side dish. The usual drinks are tea, coffee or juice. After work the whole  family has supper at home. Supper- it is a hot dish and tea.      In the ancient times all dishes were cooked in the Russian oven. The temperature inside was not so high as the temperature of on open fire, but it could stay high for a long time. A clay pot was put inside the oven and the food was cooked for a long time. That was why all the dishes were semi liquid. The most traditional… | Read more