Blini Day

Image of Chechen fighters

Chechen fighters in Grosny, winter 1994/95

It’s Pancake Day next Tuesday and the perfect excuse to whip up a quick batter.

I love pancakes. Last year we ate crepes stuffed and baked, American-style buttermilk pancakes smothered in maple syrup and Chinese pancakes crammed with crispy duck. That’s a lot of pancakes. So this year I thought it was time to revisit the small but perfectly formed blini. Continue reading