“Round is the Pancake, yellow gold and hot like the sun, the symbol of sublime days, rich harvests, harmonious marriages and healthy children.”
Alexander Kuprin (1870-1938)
Universally loved and made in different shapes, forms and sizes the pancake has its own special place in Russian culture.
Prepare yourself for indulging in pancake-eating, Russian style!
Russian pancake day is called Maslenitsa, and lasts for an entire week.
Over several courses of pancakes, we will “butter you up”, tell you the history of Maslenitsa and ensure you enjoy general festive revelling.
A welcome vodka drink
Mini Oladushki with Salmon caviar
On the table:
Heaps of lacy pancakes with various toppings including:
- A selection of Russian pickles
- Smoked salmon and horseradish sour cream
- Slow cooked mince beef and thyme
- Mixed mushrooms julienne
- Egg and cheese
Russian curd cheese bake (Zapekanka) with fruit compote
Dress code: Maslenitsa is a time of celebration, so bright colourful attire will be appreciated. Think red skirts, fur hats, Russian shawls!
Welcome drink included in the price. Paid bar will be available throughout the evening.
Brought to you by Produkt ( formerly known as Russian Revels)