Wednesday, October 8, 2014
An Intriguing Pancake: Cы́рник
- 1 cup cottage cheese
- 2 eggs, beaten
- 3 tbsp. white sugar
- 2 tbsp. semolina flour
- 3 tbsp. all purpose flour (plus extra for dusting)
- 1/3 cup canola oil (for frying)
- your choice of topping
prep time: 10 min. cook time: 8 min. makes 8 syrniki
1- mix cottage cheese, eggs and sugar. stir in semolina and all purpose flour. knead into soft dough. roll dough into 1inch thick log on floured surface. cut into 8 sections. mash into patties.
2- heat canola oil on medium till hot. fry syrniki for 3-4 minutes on each side or until golden brown.
3- top as desired and eat up!
(recipe adapted from here: http://allrecipes.com/recipe/russian-syrniki/)