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This site is designed to help you if you are looking for ethnic recipes or meal ideas from around the globe. You can search for a recipe (using the search box on the right) or use the drop down menus at the top of the page which include region, country, base ingredient or "pot luck"

Russian Recipe Ideas
Russian Food and Drink Ideas

Fish Colbasa

A traditional Russian fish recipe. Main ingredient is salmon but others are used within the recipes also.
For US to UK equivalents see this rough guide

Recipe Ingredients:

  • Meat - 1kg
  • Salmon - 1/2 kg
  • Carp fillet - 1/2 kg
  • Trout fillet - 1/2 kg
  • Russian marinated boletus - 300gm
  • Crushed Ice - 300 gm
  • Fat bacon - 500gm
  • fish skin


In a bowl add the chopped meat, pepper , salt, paprika, herring juice. Mix them well and keep them a side to marinade. In another bowl add the carp fillet, chopped salmon. Add the chopped onions and salt to the fish and keep them aside.

Add the minced mushrooms to the meat along with fat bacon and ice. Mix thoroughly and add fish and mix them together. Make sausages and keep them in refrigerator to marinate. For 5-6 hours. Bake the sausages in oven until they are golden brown on low heat. Serve the sausages hot with rice.

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For US to UK equivalents for food weights and measurements see this rough guide

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