In the colder months, I enjoy so-called "winter borscht
," which includes meat and vegetables.
was a reference to a much-quoted speech by the then-head of the Central Electoral Commission Lidiya Yermoshina, who after 2010 s first mass opposition rally told protesters: "Sit at home and cook borscht
is commonly served hot, chilled borscht
is not simply the same soup served cold.
The Rise and Fall of the Borscht
Belt, produced and directed by Peter Davis, chronicles the history of this unique corner of American popular culture.
When using cooked beetroot in the borscht
, boil it whole before putting it in a blender
Foods include borscht
, meatballs, pickled veg and sauerkraut soup.
Inclusive of recipes ranging from Yucca With Marilyn's Mojo; Genna's Spinach Risotto; and Lee's Borscht
to Pickled Pink; Double-Ginger Rhubarb Chutney; and Chef Tim's Vietnamese-Style Pork Tenderloin, A Cook's Guide To Chicago offers readers with not only the addresses, histories, and tastes of remarkable restaurants, but easy-to-follow and "kitchen cook friendly" recipes from them as well.
Among the menu items: pirozhki, a deep-fried pastry filled with potato and fried onion; golubtsy, a dish of cabbage rolls stuffed with meat, rice and spices and served with sour cream; pelmeni, boiled dumplings filled with meat or vegetables; and, of course, borscht
The jokes, once generally limited to one per work, are juxtaposed with others in the latest paintings; as if the transcript of a Borscht
Belt stand-up routine, the combinations render their blend of the literate and the lowbrow ever more alienating.
The line includes Cashew Carrot Ginger, Cuban Black Bean, Italian Prima Minestrone, Protein-Rich Moroccan Red Lentil, and Eastern European classics Hungarian Mushroom and Russian Cabbage Borscht
Among them: matzo ball and soup mix, low-calorie borscht
, sugar-free coconut macaroons, and gefilte fish.
The Brooklyn-born son of Russian immigrants was one of the so-called Borscht
Belt comics who in trademark acerbic delivery, cigar in hand, would gripe about the trials of everyday life.