Zrazy with Cheese

Submitted by Nobility_Cuisine on Tue, 05/15/2018 - 14:01.

Ingredients:

17.5 oz (500 g) ground meat
3.5 oz (100 g) ground hard cheese
3.5 oz (100 g) ground frozen butter
1 egg
2 garlic clove
2 white bread slice
3.5 fl oz (100 mL) milk
Ground black pepper and salt on your taste

Method:

Soak a white bread in a milk.

In a large bowl, stir a ground meat, a salt, a pepper, the pressed soaked bread, and an egg.

Stir well, to make an even consistency.

Separately, stir a ground butter and a ground cheese.

Shape several thin meat rounds, and put a portion of a cheese-and butter mix in a middle of each one.

Shape “pies”, flat them a little, and cook over a water bath for about 40 minutes.

Note:

You may make zrazy with many other stuffings.

For example, stuffed with a mixed chopped hard-boiled egg, an onion, and a gherkin.

Or, with a mix of fried mushrooms and fried onions.

Fish Bitki

Submitted by Russian_Cuisine on Tue, 05/15/2018 - 13:56.

Ingredients:

17.5 oz (500 g) fish fillet (sea fish with white meat)
7 oz (200 g)white bread
3.5 fl oz (100 mL) milk
1 egg
3.5 oz (100 g) breadcrumbs
1.7 oz (50 g) butter
Vegetable oil for frying
Ground black pepper and a salt on your taste

Method:

Soak a bread in a milk.

Warm a butter.

Grate a fish fillet.

Stir the ground fish, soaked bread, and warmed butter together.

Grate a mix one more time.

Stir the mix with a salt, a pepper, and an egg, well.

Shape small round cutlets – bitki, and roll with bread crumbs.

Pre-heat a vegetable oil in a skillet, and cook the bitki until a golden crust increases on both sides.

Turkey Saltimbocca

Submitted by Nobility_Cuisine on Sun, 05/06/2018 - 06:28.

Ingredients for 8:

10-12 oz (350-400 g) turkey fillet
8 bacon slice
8 sage leaf
2 tbsp vegetable oil
Salt and ground black pepper on your taste

Method:

Slice a turkey fillet into 8 same-size, thin slices.

Rub the every slice with a salt and a pepper.

Put a bacon slice, then put the turkey slice on top, and a sage leaf in a middle.

Roll tightly, and fry in a pre-heated vegetable oil for about 1-2 minutes per side, over a large heating.

Cook rolls under a lid for 5 minutes, over the medium heating.

Turn when necessary.

Serve hot.

Turn when necessary.
Serve hot.

Apple-Honey Pie

Submitted by Russian_Cuisine on Sun, 05/06/2018 - 06:22.

Ingredients:

3 tbsp honey
1 cup sugar
1 pack baking powder
3 egg
5.2 oz (150 g) butter
17.5 oz (500 g) apple
8.7 oz (250 g) flour
1 pack vanilla sugar
1 tsp lemon juice

Method:

Peel apples, remove stalks and seeds.

Cut the apples into medium-size pieces, sprinkle with a lemon juice, stir, and set aside.

Warm a butter.

Whip eggs, a sugar, and a vanilla sugar to a strong foam, then add a salt and the butter, and whip until an even consistency.

Add a baking powder at the end.

Then, add a honey, and stir thoroughly.

Add a flour, and stir until a cream-like batter has an even consistency.

Put the apples into the batter, and stir well because the batter volume is almost same as the apples one.

Pre-heat an oven to 380 F (200 C).

Rub a baking dish with butter, and put the batter with apples into the dish.

Bake for about 40 minutes, check with a wood stick, and bake more if a pie is not ready yet.

Zatirucha Soup

Submitted by Nobility_Cuisine on Mon, 04/30/2018 - 05:07.

Ingredients:

1/3 G (1.5 L) chicken broth
2 egg
6-7 tbsp flour
6 potato
1 carrot
1 onion
3.5 oz (100 g) sour cream
5-7 parsley stalk
1 bay leaf
Salt and pepper on your taste

Method:

Pour a chicken broth into a sauce-pan, and bring to a boiling.

Peel vegetables, wash, and dry them out.

Cut potatoes into small-to-medium size pieces, and put into the broth.

Shred a carrot, and chop an onion thinly.

Stir-fry the carrots and onions in a skillet, then simmer under a lid.

Blend an egg, and stir with a flour, to get small crumbs.

Blend another egg strongly, and add a couple tablespoons the broth, continuing to blend.

Put simmered vegetables, the egg-flour crumbs, a bay leaf, a salt, a pepper, and the blended egg into the sauce-pan, and stir very well.

Boil for about 10-15 more minutes.

Chop greens.

Put the greens and a sour cream into sauce-pan, stir, and boil for 2-3 more minutes over a very low heating.

Serve immediately.

Mushroom-Cucumber Salad

Submitted by Nobility_Cuisine on Mon, 04/30/2018 - 05:01.

Ingredients per portion:

2 gherkin
1.7 oz (50 g) salted mushrooms
1/2 large sweet red onion
2 tbsp vegetable oil
1 pinch ground black peppercorn
2 pinch sugar
1 stalk spring onion

Method:

Peel an onion, and slice into thin half-rounds.

Sprinkle the onions with a sugar, stir, and set aside.

Cut mushrooms into short thin strips, and wash them in a colander under a cold water.

Let to drip.

Slice gherkins into thin half-rounds.

Chop a spring onion.

Stir all ingredients, and let to sit for about 10-15 minutes before serving.

Herring Butter – 3

Submitted by Russian_Cuisine on Mon, 04/30/2018 - 04:55.

Ingredients:

1 large salted herring
6.3 oz (180 g) butter
3 spring onion stalk
5 dill stalk
1 tsp mustard

Method:

Peel a herring, remove skins, fins, and bones.

Chop the herring fillets into very small pieces.

Chop dills and onions.

Warm a butter to soft, and blend with a mustard, herring, and the chopped dills and onions.

Roll a herring butter into a plastic wrap tightly, and place into a refrigerator until using.

Note:

You may keep the butter in refrigerator for about 1 week.

To serve, slice into rounds, one or more per a portion.

Zucchini with Garlic

Submitted by Russian_Cuisine on Sun, 04/29/2018 - 09:55.

Ingredients:

4 medium zucchini
1 carrot
1 onion
3 tbsp vegetable oil
Salt and spices on your taste
4 garlic cloves
5.2 oz (150 g) sour cream
Greens on your taste

Method:

Shred zucchini on a large grater.

Chop an onion.

Peel carrots, and cut into thin rounds.

Stir-fry the onion in a large skillet with a vegetable oil.

Put the carrots, stir-fry for about 5 minutes, and add the zucchini.

Add a salt, pour 1 cup a hot water, and simmer for about 10 minutes.

Place zucchini and carrots into plates.

Press a garlic into vegetable juices on the skillet, stir well, and pour on top of zucchini.

Serve with a sour cream and chopped greens.

Ukha with fresh Trout

Submitted by Nobility_Cuisine on Sun, 04/08/2018 - 07:50.

Ingredients:

1 large trout
5 medium potatoes
2 bay leaf
5-7 peppercorn
Ground black pepper and salt on your taste
2 onion
1 parsley root
Fresh parsley and dill greens, a quantity on your taste

Method:

Wash and clean a fish, and remove fins.

Cut the fish into large pieces, and put into a large sauce-pan.

Note:
Put a head and a tail too.

Pour ¾ G (3 L) a cold water on top.

Peel vegetables.

Put 1 whole peeled onion, sliced parsley root, peppercorns, bay leaves, and part of greens into the sauce-pan, and bring to boil.

Boil for about 1 hour.

Slice potatoes into medium cubes.

Then, clean a fish broth, using a sieve, and separate fish from bones.

Throw the bones off, and set the fish meats aside.

Put the potatoes and 1 chopped onion, and also a salt, into sauce-pan, and boil for 20 minutes.

Chop greens.

To serve, put a piece(s) of fish into serving plates, pour a soup into the plate, and sprinkle with chopped greens.

HAPPY EASTER!

Vegetable Soup – 1

Submitted by Russian_Cuisine on Sun, 04/08/2018 - 07:43.

Ingredients:

1 carrot
1 onion
1 medium turnip (or other vegetable, 21 oz)
2 tbsp flour
3 tbsp sour cream
Salt and ground black pepper on your taste

Method:

Peel vegetables, cut into medium cubes, and put into a sauce-pan.

Pour ¼ G (1 L) a hot water on top, bring to a boiling, and boil for 30 minutes over a small-to-medium heating.

Then, press the vegetables, to get a part of puree, and another part small pieces, and bring to boil once more.

Stir a flour with 3 tbsp a cold water, and pour into a soup.

Stir well, add a salt and a black pepper.

To serve, put 1-2 tbsp a sour cream into every serving plate.

HAPPY EASTER!