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

Roasted Eggplant Salad

Here is another delicious dish to make with an eggplant. Rince eggplants, cut off the stem and peel the skin. Cut eggplant in wedges half length. Sprinkle with salt and keep it in colander for 15 minutes, letting the bitter juices drip off. Pat the wedges dry with the paper towel. Combine olive oil, vinegar,  garlic and … Read more

Eggplant Rolls With Mushrooms

Another wonderful recipe for an eggplant. The interesting fact is that it is a great source of energy, but at the same time it is very low in calories (25-35cal per cup). Eggplant considered as one of the world’s healthier food. It is very rich in nutrition (about 80). It is high in fiber (9). Eggplant is compound with … Read more

Beet Salad

Delicious salad for parties or for every day dining. It can be served as a side dish or just with a slice of a toast. Cook beets in water until tender (30-40 min). Take out from water and cool. Peel the skin off. Shred the beets. Add raisins, nuts and garlic. Combine sour cream with Ranch dressing … Read more