Syrnyky (cottage cheese fritters)
(syrnyky is plural form of the word syrnyk, the first syllable is stressed)
500g of cottage cheese (about a pound)
half a glass of sugar
2 cups of flour
Half of one stick of melted butter
1 cup of sour cream
a little salt
Whisk eggs with salt and sugar into thick froth. Add minced cottage cheese, one and a half (1.5) glasses of flour. Knead thoroughly. Put the dough onto the board sifted with flour, and form a thick roll. Slice it into pieces as thick as a finger. Put each slice into flour, and make its form like a cutlet with a knife:
Friday night was a fun one! I went with some friends in SLI to “Srpska Noc” at Pittsburgh’s local Serbian Club. We listened to live Serbian music and watched locals dance the kolo all night long.
You know, I might as well be in eastern Europe already!