Ukrainian Cuisine

posted Nov 15, 2009, 10:20 PM by Igor Dzhebyan   [ updated Nov 15, 2009, 10:23 PM by Changkyu Song ]
Discover Ukrainian cuisine!
Ukrainian cuisine has a rich history and offers a wide variety of dishes. The cuisine of modern Ukraine is based on traditional Ukrainian recipes, Ukrainian recipes also bears influences from its neighbors' cuisines like Russian, German, Hungarian, Turkish and Polish, Lithuanian, and what can be called the Soviet cuisine (dishes of mixed origins popular in the USSR). Meat (especially pork), potatoes, vegetables, fruit, mushrooms, berries, and herbs play a major part. Ukrainian food is intended to be filling, and should be served in large quantities.