- Popular dishes include hrybi v smtane (mushrooms with
sour cream), hribnoy sup (mushroom and barley soup) and
kotleta pokrestyansky (pork cutlet with mushroom sauce).
Other important ingredients are garlic, fish and caraway.
Kvas is a flavored drink made from malt flour, sugar, mint
- They love pelmeni - small Siberian meat pies boiled in
- An average family meal has a heavy brown bread, which
is cut in thick slices, cucumbers, tomatoes, sour cream,
potatoes (boiled or fried), sausage, possibly solid fat,
a soup such as borsht with sour cream, grated beets, and