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Eastern European Recipes

A white plate filled with egg noodles with a meat sauce over and topped top with sour cream and  sprinkled with chopped parsley.

Beef Stroganoff

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By Francine Lizotte
Cooked in a lovely mustard cream sauce and served over buttered egg noodles, this is ...
Cucumber Radish Salad

Cucumber Radish Salad

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By Lee Thayer
This is Ukrainian in nature and is a tasty side dish. Easy to prepare and ...

European Style Meatballs

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By Amy H.
This is delicious. I used to make them with veal, but around here, if you ...
Salmon Cakes

Salmon Cakes

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By Lee Thayer
Excellent flavor and when I served these to my parents, they both enjoyed them, and ...

Buttery Soft Pretzels

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By Christina Haley
These are buttery and so delicious!!! Have them with your favorite dipping sauce as ...
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Mushroom Pie.

Mushroom Pie

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By Lee Thayer
This is an excellent pie! I made this with a mix of Shiitake and Buna ...

Nut Crescent Cookies

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By Kathy Klein
These are my family's favorite delicious pastries that I make at Christmas. The recipe ...
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Chicken & Mushroom Patties (Kotlety)

Chicken & Mushroom Patties (kotlety)

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By Lee Thayer
Kotlety / Kotleti is Russian meat cakes that are juicy and delicious due to the ...

Czech Salad

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By Barbara Muchow
My son married a lovely girl from the Czech Republic so my husband and I ...
Amazing Sauerkraut Casserole

Bohemian Sauerkraut Casserole

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By Leslie Doolittle
This delicious favorite has been in our family for many years and is considered an ...

Spicy Sausage Unstuffed Cabbage

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By Denise Miles
I combined 2 recipes to make this. The Turkey sausage I used is in the ...

Café Maria Theresa

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By Lori L (JostLori)
Popular throughout Austria, this flavorful coffee is named for beloved Austrian empress Maria Theresa.
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A cucumber side dish made with sugar, salt, pepper, vinegar, & sour cream.

Cucumbers & Sour Cream

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By Phyllis Gesch
This is a side dish that is true to my Eastern European roots. I ...

Ayran With Rose Water

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By C G
I love ayran! It is wonderfully refreshing. I've prepared many renditions of this ayran recipe: ...
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Crockpot Hungarian Goulash

Crockpot Hungarian Goulash

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By Daily Inspiration S
Goulash is the national dish of Hungary and the Hungarian paprika is a characteristic seasoning. ...
(7 ratings)
So yummy

Dip Essentials: Totally Awesome Hummus

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By Andy Anderson !
Okay, with all the recalls on hummus, how about making some of your own. It’s ...
Pork Stew (Styrisches Schweineres) in a pot.

Pork Stew (styrisches Schweineres)

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By Vicki Butts (lazyme)
This one-pot meal originated in the province of Styria, in the southeast of Austria. Since ...
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Fried souffle squares

Souffle Pancake

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By Vicki Butts (lazyme)
These puffed little squares of pancake, based on Austria's Kaiserschmarrn, are delicious with a quick ...
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Best Beef Stroganoff

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By Lori Ann
I've been making this recipe for years that I tweaked from an old Better Homes ...


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By Genie Dixon
Years ago, I have a russian co-worker. His name is Nikolai. One day we had ...
Looks like plain old white bean soup. But the Aveluk really makes it!

White Bean, Sausage, Smoked Turkey Soup W/ Aveluk

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By Janus Joy Miller
I go on foraging walks here in SoCal with Pascal Baudar - who has written ...

Stuffed Banana Peppers

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By Dave T.
We had a bumper crop of peppers this year that were beautiful, so why not ...

Country Style Chicken Kiev

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By Lynette !
A different version of chicken kiev, using bone in, skin on chicken breast instead of ...
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Cinnamon-orange Marinade (tabaka)

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By Mikekey *
A variation of a Georgian (Russia) marinade. Great for a game hen.
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