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Avar cakes – a step-by-step recipe with photos on

Description of the preparation:

For a hearty family dinner, fry delicious Avar cakes – a dish of Dagestan cuisine. For the filling you will need boiled potatoes, fried onions and dill. Tortillas are very soft and tender, everyone will like this lunch.

For lunch / For dinner
The main ingredient:
Vegetables / Potatoes / Dough / Yeast-free dough
Bakery products / Flatbread
Kitchen Geography:

Prepare the ingredients for the Avar cakes.

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For the test, mix kefir at room temperature with baking soda in a bowl, add a couple of pinch of salt, stir and let stand for 1-2 minutes.

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Pour in the sifted wheat flour.

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Knead a soft but resilient dough. Leave the dough under a towel for 20 minutes to infuse.

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For the filling, peel the potatoes, fill with cold water and boil until soft for 20 minutes. Salt a little.

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In vegetable oil, fry the onion, chopped into small cubes.

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Drain the finished potatoes, pour fried onions to it.

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Mash the potatoes with a crush of fried onions and butter.

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Add the finely chopped dill to the potato filling and mix. The filling is ready. Let it cool slightly.

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Divide the dough into 5-6 parts, each roll out and lay in the center a potato filling – about 1-1.5 tbsp. l potatoes.

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Gather the edges of the tortillas and roll them again into a flat layer. It turns out a round cake 0.5-0.7 cm thick.

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Fry the cakes in a dry pan until golden brown – about 2-3 minutes on each side.

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Grease the finished hot cakes with butter.

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Stack fried Avar cakes on top of each other. Serve the finished dish immediately to the table.

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Bon Appetit!

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