Archive for the ‘Russian cooking’ Category

Yelena has posted what looks to be an excellent recipe for пельмени [pelmeni], along with the usual wonderful sprinkling of excellent info about Russian language, expressions, culture and a peek into «загадочная русская душа» [the mysterious Russian soul]. 


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In addition to studying Russian, I also love to cook and to eat.  It occurred to me that it might be an interesting thing to practice my reading by finding a recipe site in Russian.  It’s good language practice and also provides insights into Russian culture.

I found this site: http://www.receptik.com It’s very interesting!   Don’t be scared by the cute little hedgehogs (ёжики).  They are one of the recipes and aren’t really hedgehogs! :-)


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