In ancient times Maslenitsa was a beautiful, Sunny holiday of spring, nature awakening from a long winter. Widely people were celebrating the carnival favorite! Traditional refreshments were pancakes. But, except for the pancakes on the table this holiday week certainly has to be the pies and the bread is round and lush, too, in some way the symbol of the sun.
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The Russian pie with puff pastry
- 0.5 kg prepared puff pastry; parsley for decoration
- For the pancakes: 250 g flour; pinch of sugar; 1 egg; 100 ml milk; 50 g butter; pinch of salt
- For the filling: 450 g of chicken; 1