This is the most traditional Russian salad we make for any holiday, and New Year’s Eve is the biggest holiday of all, when “Olivie” would be on all tables. What makes it more special is “leftovers”… You can eat it the next day and joke that the salad is from last year.
Deviled eggs are the perfect healthy appetizers and always welcome at a party. This is very easy recipe with softened butter and a bit of garlic.
To cook a perfect boiled eggs, simply place eggs in a large saucepan. Cover them with cool water by 1 inch. Cover pan with a lid and bring to a boil over high heat, boil for 6 to 7 minutes over medium heat for perfect hard boiled eggs.
I lived in France more than 10 years. My husband is French but neither he or his parents have heard of this dish. The French don’t even suspect that this dish is called French style meat, but Russians eat this meat and know that it truly is “French style meat”.
Juicy French Style Pork Tenderloin
The main ingredients in this dish are meat, mayonnaise, cheese and onion, lots of onion.
Place raw eggs in a saucepan and cover with at least 2-3 inches of cold water. Place the saucepan over high heat until it reaches a boil. Boil for 10 minutes on medium heat. Remove from hot water and transfer them into ice cold water for 5-10 minutes.
Grate 2 pickles, using a microplane cheese grater. Cut one pickle into thin slices.
Carefully peel the eggs and cut them in half lengthwise. Remove yolk from 6 eggs.
Mash 6 egg yolks and one whole egg with fork until crumbly.
Drain and mash the tuna, combine with mashed eggs. Add shredded pickles, mayonnaise, salt and pepper and mix until incorporated.
Spoon the mixture into the egg whites. Garnish with paprika, fresh herbs and sliced pickle.
If there is some extra filling left, serve it on the fresh bread or crackers.
Perfect simple and plain salad, of which I think every time I see bunch of green onion. You will only need 3 ingredients to make this salad. I normally use mayonnaise as a dressing, but you can use sour cream as well, or mix of sour cream with mayonnaise (50/50).
Spring Egg Salad With Green Onion
To avoid over salting your salad, taste the salad right after adding mayonnaise, and only then add salt and pepper. Don't squish the salad, it has to stay light and fluffy.
Turkey and Cheese Quiche, this french recipe originally comes with a tuna. Since my kids don’t like tuna I substituted it with turkey, but if you don’t have either of those you can make it with chicken. Combination of cheese, eggs and sour cream always turns out tasty.