Yaroslav's recipe book
Sour Cream Dip 2023-08-13
A really good creamy dip to have with your favorite snacks, especially good with potato chips. It's also quite fast and easy to make.
Juicy Roasted Chicken 2023-03-12
I do sure love juicy roasted chicken, and even though it isn't quite as fast to cook as other recipes in this site, it is quite simple and yields quite a lot of nutritious and tasty food for the effort required.
Beef Stroganov 2022-09-12
A somewhat elaborate but very delicious recipe that originates from XIX century Russia. Best served with mashed potatoes.
Basic Mashed Potatoes 2022-09-12
I have already written in the past a recipe for mashed potatoes, so why would I need another? Well, sometimes a man just wants mashed potatoes as a side dish that is simpler, so as not to distract from the main dish. So here be the more classical version of mashed potatoes, to be served with many a different dish!
Potato Draniki 2022-06-30
A classic recipe in eastern Slavic countries, typically eaten for breakfast, as a side dish or a for a light lunch. Similar to American hash browns or other potato pancake recipes. Potatoes are truly the most versatile vegetable there is; better than potatoes only meat.
French Press Coffee 2022-04-07
A way of making a nice cup of coffee full of flavor, all without much effort. Why buy really expensive machines that require constant maintenance when you can get even better coffee with a very simple device?
Spaghetti alla Bolognese 2022-03-29
A really fast and delicious pasta recipe. Probably the most well known pasta recipe around the world.
Basic Tomato Sauce 2022-03-29
A good tomato sauce serves as the basis for many a delicious recipe. From pasta, to pizza and lasagna, as well as just as the base for other sauces. This is a quick and dirty recipe for a basic tomato sauce.
Classic Quesadillas 2022-01-01
Fast and easy recipe for a very delicious and somewhat nutritious breakfast or lunch. This recipe is so simple that I was doubting whether it was worth it writing about it. But since most people outside of Mexico don't know about it, here it is!
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