The cuisine of Belarus - Europe
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The foods of BelarusDraniki (potato pancakes) is the most typical dish found in Belarus cuisine and the most popular. Draniki’s main ingredients are grated potatoes and onions though some recipes also include meat, bacon, mushrooms and cheese. They’re generally served with sour cream.
Another famous Belarusian dish is kletski – boiled flour balls filled with meat. This dish is similar to Polish pierogi and Russian pelmeni, but kletski are bigger and crescent shaped. Kletski can be eaten on their own with roasted onions and sour cream or can be added to soup.
Borscht: Beetroot is the main ingredient in Belarus borscht as well as meat, potatoes, cabbage, carrots and onions. Belarusian borscht is not as fatty and spicy as the Ukrainian version and has more vegetables than the Polish version. Belarus restaurants typically serve borscht with sour cream and dark bread.
The regional cuisineAppetizer recipes coming soon
Main recipes coming soon
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Eastern-European - See the recipes
Appetizer recipesBasic hummus
Main recipesAvgolemono - Greek egg lemon chicken soup Barbecued pork steaks Beef strogonoff Chicken salad with couscous Chickpea stew with coconut and turmeric Chickpea-broccoli burgers Cream of pumpkin soup Endives meuniere Falafel Kale tabbouleh Minestrone with cabbage and spinach Rack of lamb with mushroom crust Red pepper bisque Scrambled eggs with caviar
Side dishes recipesOnion parmesan gratin Potato cake Potato eggplant tart Tah-dig persian saffron rice
Dessert recipesApple coffee cake
Cooking in Belarus