Kalmyk Cultural Heritage Project (TRADITIONAL CUISINE/FISH DISHES)

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Created: 2016-06-14 15:31
Institution: Department of Archaeology and Anthropology
Description: Kalmyks, who live close to water sources such as the Caspian Sea, the Volga river and the Manych river, have long been engaged in fishing. Their diet includes various fish dishes, the most popular being soup called zagsna sholn. Fried fish, fish burgers, and caviar are also on the menu.
 

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Maria Lidzhigoryaeva, Dishes From My Childhood

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In Maria’s childhood her uncle used to go fishing. Fish was fried on a big stove. The eel was a species regarded as the most oily and greasy. Today Maria rarely cooks fish. First...

Collection: Kalmyk Cultural Heritage Project (TRADITIONAL CUISINE/FISH DISHES)

Institution: Department of Archaeology and Anthropology

Created: Thu 11 Aug 2016


Maria Lidzhigoryaeva, Fish Dishes

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In this video Maria makes fish dishes including cutlets, a soup and bulmg.

Collection: Kalmyk Cultural Heritage Project (TRADITIONAL CUISINE/FISH DISHES)

Institution: Department of Archaeology and Anthropology

Created: Tue 14 Jun 2016


Zurgan Lidzhieva, About Fish Dishes

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Zurgan says that in the past people went fishing in a place called Shorg which was rich with fish and ducks. When people had nothing to eat, they went fishing and collecting duck...

Collection: Kalmyk Cultural Heritage Project (TRADITIONAL CUISINE/FISH DISHES)

Institution: Department of Archaeology and Anthropology

Created: Mon 1 May 2017