Russian Desserts

Russian desserts can be described in two words: delicious and wholesome. Some of them can be eaten as separate and quite nourishing dishes. You can easily satisfy you hunger with Russian desserts if you are not engaged in hard manual labor!

Russian Coffee (Real Recipe)
Did you think there is no such thing as Russian coffee? Many people add different alcohol to coffee. If its’ whiskey, the coffee drink is known as the Irish c...
Saika – Special Russian Dessert Bread
In the old days in Russia there was very popular sweet bread – saika What is Saika Saika has a semicircularand elongated shape. Saika is made ​​from w...
Open Pies With Filling – Vatrushki
Vatrushki is an old Russian dish that you should definitely try. What is Vatrushka According to the culinary Russian historian William Pokhlebkin the name “va...
Cottage Cheese Pudding
Cottage cheese pudding is a hearty, healthy dish that is a favorite of children. Baking products mixed in different combinations is customary by many nations. B...
Vareniki – Quick and Tasty Russian Dish
Vareniki are different kind of fillings that are wrapped in pastry, which are then boiled in water. In Russia there were popular vareniki with potatoes, liver, ...
Spicy, Fragrant Gingerbread…
Gingerbread is a dessert with lots of spices. First gingerbreads appeared in the 11thcentury. Today they are known not only in all regions of Russia, but also f...
Porridge from Guryev
Work of culinary art – Guryevskaya porridge. This amazing Russian porridge already 200 years ago was considered a real work of culinary art. Wealthy guest...
Russian Karavai
Фотобанк Лори Karavai – a traditional attribute of any Russian celebration. Karavai – is not a simple bread product. It is an indispensable attr...
Sunny Cheese Pancakes (Syrniki)
Cheese pancake (syrnik) is one of the favorite fast food dishes in the Russian cuisine. Syrnik (cheese pancake) is a fried pancake made of cottage cheese. When ...
Pirozhki: Such Diverse Russian Pies
Pie is a unique national product that amazingly has reached modern times without any major changes. Pies used to be prepared mostly for feasts or special events...
Scalded Paskha – the Food of Tsars?
Cottage cheese paskha is made and sold today everywhere, cooked with a variety of recipes using different ingredients. This dish was invented in Russia. In the ...
Kulich Cake – a Russian Cupcake?
To some extent, Russian kulichcakes resemble English yeast cakes – cupcakes. However, the differences between these dishes are notable. A real Russian kul...
Russian Pancakes (`Blini`): Sweet-Smelling Symbol of the Sun
Golden, hot and round, pancakes in Russia (Russian blini) from the ancient times symbolized the sun. Maslenitsa, originally a pagan rite of welcoming spring, a ...

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