The Russian territory is enormous. Each of 200 different peoples living in Russia has its own traditional dishes. However, there is the sole Russian cuisine and it is far from unhealthy food.
In winter the Russian cuisine gives people valuable energy and helps them to withstand cold temperatures.
During hot summers the Russian cuisine consists mainly of light food and fills an organism with necessary vitamins.
Read what Russians eat every day, what they used to eat, what the Russian traditional dishes are and what one should order in Russian restaurants: