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Mother’s Blintzes

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Serves 14 blintzes | Prep Time | Cook Time

Why I Love This Recipe

Recipe makes about 18 blini leaves and fills about 14 blintzes.

Kosher (dairy).

Ingredients You'll Need

Batter Ingredients:
2 eggs, well-beaten
1 C flour
1 tsp salt
1 C water

Filling Ingredients:
1 lb hoop or farmer’s cheese
2 eggs
2 tsp sugar
Speck cinnamon


Make batter by adding salt and water to eggs

Stir gradually into flour until smooth.

Heat 7” to 9” pan and butter well.

Renew the butter with a crust of bread from time to time.

Pour only enough batter to make very thin pancake, tipping pan in all directions to cover bottom. Pour excess back!!

Fry on one side then shake out of pan onto board, fried side down.

To make filling, press the cheese, if not smooth, through a colander

Add eggs and seasoning.

Place filling on browned side of leaf

Fold over as for an envelope.

Cook filled blintzes in a little butter until brown and hot.

Serve with sugar, jam, and/or sour cream.

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