Pancakes - a traditional Russian dish

Pancakes began to cook in Russia more than ten centuries ago. They are considered one of the favorite and traditional Russian dishes. The broad Maslenitsa weeks are being held in a big way in our country, and pancakes are probably seemingly invisible for every taste.

Most Common Types

  • Wheat
  • rye;
  • pumpkin;
  • yeast;
  • yeast-free;
  • pancakes cooked on the broth.

Being a signature and traditional dish of Russian cuisine, they enjoy unprecedented popularity in other countries of the world. In every nation, pancakes are baked according to certain recipes with the use of various fillings, which are a reflection of those or other taste preferences and traditions of countries and peoples of the world.

They are prepared using flour of various varieties, milk, yeast, beer and soda, serving them with sour cream, jam, marmalade, honey, and seafood. A variety of fillings allows you to pamper yourself and your loved ones every time a new culinary masterpiece.

Basic fillings

  • berry (with blackberry, currant, cherry);
  • fruit (with apples, peaches, banana, pineapple);
  • vegetable (with cabbage, zucchini);
  • mushroom;
  • cottage cheese;
  • meat;
  • Chocolate.

Some unusual cooking recipes


When using this recipe, pancakes are tender, thin and delicate.

Prepare the necessary products: 4 tablespoons of sugar, 1.5 cups of mineral water (carbonated), 3.5 cups of flour, 3 eggs, 0.5 liters of milk, soda at the tip of the knife (extinguished in vinegar), salt to taste , a few tablespoons of sunflower oil.

To make pancakes, add the specified amount of salt and melted butter to the eggs. Mix all this with a mixer until a foamy white mass is obtained, into which one glass of soda water and half the milk norm must be poured. Beat again with a mixer until the lumps disappear. Then you need to pour into the mixture the remaining amount of carbonated water. You can bake in a heated pan, treated with butter or a slice of lard.

The fillings for these pancakes will fit the most different to your taste and choice.

Cooking on kefir

For baking pancakes using kefir, you will need: a liter of low-fat kefir, 2 eggs, 3 tablespoons of sugar, a little soda and salt, 300 grams of flour, 2 tablespoons of sunflower oil, 50 grams of potato starch.

Need kefir mixed with eggs, sugar and salt. Stir the mixture and add the flour, starch and soda, quenched with vinegar. Beat the contents with a mixer so that the lumps break and the dough becomes homogeneous. In the finished dough add vegetable oil and stir. Pancakes bake in a greased pan.

You can try delicious pancakes in the “Live-Live” bakery.

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