Russian word of the day: Окрошка

Oct 20, 2017

окро́шка

ak-rósh-ka

Noun , feminine

cold vegetable soup with bits and pieces of meat or sausage

Examples

  • Окро́шка – холо́дный суп национа́льной ру́сской ку́хни.

    ak-rósh-ka - ha-lód-nyî sup na-tsee-a-nál'-naî rús-kaî kúh-nee

    Okroshka is a cold soup of Russian national cuisine.

  • Пригото́вить окро́шку мо́жно на ква́се, кефи́ре и́ли воде́.

    pree-ga-tó-veet' ak-rósh-ku mózh-na a kvá-sye, kee-fée-rye ée-lee va-dyé

    You can cook okroshka on kvass, kefir or water.

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Related words and phrases

ква́шеная капу́ста [kvá-she-na-ya ka-pús-ta] Phrase
sauerkraut, sour cabbage
селёдка [see-lyót-ka] Noun , feminine , variation - "сельдь"
herring
хлеб [hlyep] Noun , masculine
bread
блин [bleen] Noun , masculine , plural - блины́
pancake; (slang) damn it!

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