Borscht, with mushrooms.
It is red hot Soup with cabbage and beetroot.
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300 g (12 oz) with bones chicken,
2 tbsp - dried mushroom, washed, soaked overnight (in plenty of water).
300 g (12 oz) beet.
200 g (8 oz) fresh cabbage, shredded.
350 g ( 13 oz) potatoes.
100 g (4 oz) carrot.
20 - 30 g (1 oz) parsley roots
100 g (4 oz) onion.
50 g (2 oz) tomato paste.
30 g (1 1/2 - 2 oz) sunflower oil, (or Soya oil, or olive oil)
20 g (1 oz) flour.
10 - 20 g (1/2 oz) sugar.
20 g, 6% ( 1oz) vinegar.
5 pint water
Chopped green Celery, dill, parsley, coriander, green onions, bay leaf, pepper, garlic cloves to taste.
1. Cook meat in the boiled water until done, add mushroom.
2. Grate carrot, chop parsley roots and onion.
3. Then blanch onion in oil until golden, after that add carrot and parsley roots, then add tomato paste (or fresh tomatoes and paprika) to it and stew for 7 - 10 minutes, (use a frying pan). Peeled and grated beet fry in oil (until golden).
4. Put cubed potatoes in broth and shredded fresh cabbage, bring to boil. Cook for 15 - 20 minutes.
5. Add to broth sugar and vinegar, salt to taste. ( If you like, add fried until golden flour).
6. Now add to broth all fried vegetables: onion, carrot, tomatoes, paprika, beet. Cook several minutes.
7. Five to ten minutes before the Borscht is cooked, add: chopped green Celery, dill, parsley, coriander, green onions, bay leaf, pepper, garlic cloves to taste.
Serve with meat and sour cream.
Soup will be beautiful and very tasty: red with a lot greenery.