Summary of Asia
Zakuska (appetizers), such as smoked salmon, pickled herring, fish in aspic, and slices cold meats.
Caviar- the pocessed, salted roe (eggs) of large fish.
Schi- (cabbage soup) one of the most popular russian soups.
Borscht- (beet soup) can be thin and clear or thick with chunks of beets and other vegetables.
Beef stroganov- made with tender strips of beef, mushrooms, and a seasoned sour cream sauce.
Paskha- a rich cheesecake.
Kulich- a tall, cylindrical yeast cake filled with fruits and nuts.
Chicken kiev- pounded chicken breasts wrapped around pieces of sweet butter.
Chakhokhbili- stewed chicken with tomatoe sauce, onions, vinegar, wine, peppers, and olives.