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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Electronic auction: work on the maintenance of roads and improvement of the territory of the village of ershichi and the villages of tanino, makarovka, medvedovka, rudnya, polovitnya, sosony, bliny kuchi, lomnya, high sloboda of ershichsky district of the smolensk region in the second half of 2017.
The most characteristic food of Maslenitsa is bliny thin pancakes or crepes, made from the rich foods still allowed by the Orthodox tradition that week: butter, eggs and milk.
The most characteristic food of Maslenitsa is bliny (Russian pancakes), popularly taken to symbolize the sun.
The pre-Lenten festival required bliny [pancakes], so bliny recipes he would provide.
Ketchian] The Russian word here is bliny, which is often translated as "pancakes," although bliny resemble crepes as much as, if not more, than they do pancakes.