Solyanka: How to Make Soup From Sausage

Solyanka, a thick, spicy and sour Russian soup that is common in Russia and other former Soviet republics, can be made from fish, meat or mushrooms

Five Recipes Using Russian Fish: From Ukha to Matelot

Five traditional fish recipes from Russia, which are guaranteed to whet your appetite

Meat Cutlets: The Russian Counterpart to Burgers

Apart from Borscht, thin pancakes and buckwheat, which are usually associated with traditional Russian cuisine, meat cutlets hold a very special place in every Russian’s heart

Top Seven Winter Warmers

Passion.ru has gathered some awesome recipes for hot drinks (both soft and alcoholic), which will lift your mood and boost your health this winter

Herring Under a Fur Coat

Step by step, layer by layer... learn the trick of the Russian fish “lasagne”

How to Make Mulled Wine Using a Water Cooler

How we made mulled wine for our editorial office’s New Year’s Eve party

Ideas for New Year’s Celebrations: Stuffed Beets

Treat your friends to these cute, tasty and healthy little appetizers

Russian Vinaigrette

Russians’ favourite crimson appetizer

The Most Famous Russian

Learn how to make the cocktail from “The Big Lebowski” (and with kvas and black coffee too!)

Olivier Salad: King of the Russian New Year’s Table

It's tasty. It's nourishing. It's Russian. Learn how to cook one of the core elements of the Russian celebration

Three Easy Turkey Recipes for Christmas Dinner

Salt, pepper and a few tricks will help you cook a delicious turkey meal

Five Quick Recipes Using Russian Fish: From Pike Caviar to Vorschmack

Five traditional fish recipes from Russia, which are guaranteed to whet your appetite

The Universal Sauce: A Recipe to Enhance Any Dish

A good sauce is the key to unlocking the flavour of any dish, yet does such a thing exist? It does, and it is named aïoli

Spaghetti à la Russe: Just Add Some Vodka and Red Caviar

Alexei Belikov, head chef at the Moscow restaurant the Food Embassy, created this bold and genuinely Russian pasta recipe

New Faces of Pelmeni

Three delicious variations on a theme

Asian Appetisers with a Russian Touch

Prawns in Kimchi sauce, cod liver with wasabi sauce and other Asian delicacies

Pancake Recipes for Every Taste

Palestinian, Monegasque, Corsican, Asian and Russian pancake pudding