Russian Draniki Recipe – Potato Pancakes or Hashbrowns

Potato Draniki

Draniki are very popular in our house, every saturday they make their appearance here in one way or another. They are shredded potato pancakes and are like hashbrowns but in a small pancake form. We make them in 2 varieties, this large grader version and also the small grader version. Sometimes I don’t put any … Read more

Macaroni and cottage cheese salad.

I remember this macaroni salad from my childhood. I usually prepare the cottage cheese ahead of time. I put it in the cheesecloth over the colander and leave it that way over night, to drain the excess of liquid out. Cook macaroni or pasta in a 2 quart saucepan in a lightly salted water, for … Read more