Category Archives: Appetizers/ Snacks

Ukrainian pyrizhky with buckwheat and egg (Hand pies)

These Ukrainian pyrizhky (or pirozhki or piroshky, whatever you call them) are stuffed with a hearty buckwheat and egg mixture and fried to golden perfection!

Many Ukrainians remember this food from their childhood and have warm memories of the fascinating smell and mouth-watering taste the...

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Layered liver cake

Dishes with liver are rather popular in Ukrainian families, and a layered liver cake is an important part of the national Ukrainian cuisine. This dish is usually served as a starter on different celebrations and often can be found on Slavic wedding tables.

The...

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Potato cakes with mushrooms in a clay pot

Potato pancakes, also called as deruny, tertiukhy, and kremzlyky, are widely popular in Ukraine. This dish is a wonderful example of a really good Ukrainian comfort food. There are dozens of recipe variations, including the ones with mushrooms, cabbage, egg and onion, ground meat, etc.

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Juicy turkey burger with tomato, cheese, and red onion

Cooking a moist burger with turkey and vegetables is easy. The recipe just has one secret - a special combination of ingredients, which makes the burger irresistibly tempting. Better still, this turkey burger is much leaner, cheaper, and healthier than hamburger.

Of course, we’ll...

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