Minsk is the city with a big history and very interesting cuisine. The country and the people are known for one product – potatoes, but this is not the only product consumed here. If you are fond of modern kitchen come to the newly opened restaurants, but if you are for the most traditional dishes, go on with the article and find out which of them you should definitely try.
Those who enjoy soups will definitely love borsch which is of a very unusual color – red or dark red. The main ingredient which colors the dish is beetroot. The dish is made on beef meat with vegetables. It is usually served with sour cream. If you are more of a dessert lover, you will enjoy pancakes. In Belarus, there are several variants of these and all of them are tasty. They are made of flower, eggs and milk. Pancakes can be served with syrup or meat. Come to Lido to try both of these dishes.
If you are ready to try the most unusual potato dish you’ve ever ordered, choose draniki. These are made of shrewd potatoes from which fritters are formed and then fried to have a crispy crust. This dish is known worldwide and is one of the most basic ones in Belarus cuisine. Draniki serve as an ideal side dish for almost everything and are a dish in themselves. In case you want to try something made of potatoes and meat, order kolduny - fried potato dumplings. Visit Kamyanitsa to enjoy the best Belarus potato dishes.