What Makes Russian Sausage Different From Others?

To them who have sampled Russian sausage, or kolbasa, the taste may not be significantly different from other sausages from around the world. Kolbasa can be smoked, cured, or raw; also the filling may vary. During the earlier days, it was made from animal blood that then the Orthodox Church banned the believers from consuming […]

2 Best Russian Sausage Recipes to Try At Home

In ancient Russia, the word “sausage” had a different meaning from modern’s one; sausage was understood to mean food prepared from the blood of an animal, and therefore there was a ban on eating sausage. For example, the term was used in Novgorod Kormchi in 1282: “Some of the blood of an animal that is […]