Vareniki-Russian Cheese Dumplings

Vareniki are basically a Russian version of pierogi, which originated in central Europe. Larger than the pelmeni and crescent shaped, these dumplings ...

Pelmeni–Siberian Meat Dumplings

The Russian word pelmeni translates into “ear-shaped,” and these little ear-shaped dumplings were traditionally made at the onset of winter and stored...

Russian-Style Dumpling Dough

The key to Russian-style dumpling dough is the gentle kneading process. It takes a little patience. This technique will yield a tender and pliable dou...