bliny


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Noun1.bliny - Russian pancake of buckwheat flour and yeastbliny - Russian pancake of buckwheat flour and yeast; usually served with caviar and sour cream
battercake, flannel cake, flannel-cake, flapcake, flapjack, hot cake, hotcake, pancake, griddlecake - a flat cake of thin batter fried on both sides on a griddle
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The most characteristic food of Maslenitsa is bliny (Russian pancakes), popularly taken to symbolize the sun.
French galettes, Japanese soba noodles, Russian bliny and Ukrainian hrechanyky are all made with buckwheat.
The Polish stroganofs, the Baltic bliny pancakes, Russian borscht soups, even delicious Greek salads couldn't compare with a Bled cream cake.