Category: "Soup"

Щи

August 24th, 2011 — posted by Don
If you were to make a list of the most classically Russian dishes, щи would be at the top. Щи is a cabbage soup. It usually includes some beef, and the meat and cabbage are cooked separately. The word only occurs in the plural, which results in this… more »

Окрошка

July 30th, 2010 — posted by Don
Sometimes Russians seem insane, particularly in their desire to drink hot tea and eat hot soup for lunch in the middle of summer. But they have one soup that is cold that they also like, and it is called окрошка. We don't have any special name for it… more »

Суп

May 22nd, 2009 — posted by Don
The Russian word for soup is суп. It is an end-stressed noun in the plural, but stem-stressed in the singular, which means it declines like this: Singular Plural Nom суп супы Acc суп супы Gen супа супов Pre супе супах Dat супу супам… more »

Борщ

September 18th, 2008 — posted by Olga
One of the most traditional Russian dishes is борщ. This is a soup primarily made from beets, potatoes, cabbage, meat, and carrots. This dish is commonly served with a dollop of sour cream and rye bread. This soup dates back to the 18th century and… more »