Very Easy and Cheering Syrniki Pancakes

Very Easy and Cheering Syrniki Pancakes

These are delicious syrniki pancakes from Ukraine. You can make them very easily at home. The cottage cheese taste is to die for.

Ingredients: 3-4 servings

★Cottage Cheese
200 g
★All-purpose flour
2 tablespoons
2 tablespoons
a pinch
Raisins (or other dried fruit)
as needed
Oil (or butter) for cooking
as needed
Sour cream etc. for topping
as needed


1. Add all of the ingredients marked with a ★ into a bowl and mix.
2. Once mixed, add in some raisins or other dried fruits of your choice.
3. Heat up a frying pan greased with oil and pour 1 spoonful of mixture into the pan to create each pancake.
4. Cook over medium heat. Once the bottom of the pancake has turned a golden color, cover the pan with a lid and steam the pancake for 3 minutes. Check to see if the pancake is cooked by inserting a skewer into the middle. If it comes out clean, turn off the heat.
5. Top these pancakes with anything you like such as sour cream, syrup, fruit or even some tuna mayo mix.
6. Try serving with this Russian Tea. A great recipe was uploaded by Hitomi (Recipe ID: 1715269)

Story Behind this Recipe

The pancakes that my great-grandmother made for me as a young child were always packed with cheese.
I wanted to recreate the flavour of her pancakes so this is a recipe I came up with after much trial and error.