Glossary V

Vetchina refers to salted and smoked pork ham in Russian
from the shoulder or another part of the pork

Virtuti refers to a Russian kind of pastry or cookie that is rolled as a tube

Vagan is a Russian name for round wooden board that is used for chopping

Vaglodka refers to Russian small yeast dough-based cookies which is made in the shape of animals

Valovan refers to Russian small dough pockets usually stuffed with left over meat or fish, that is usually served with broth or bullion. It is also known as Zhuluchki

Vanil is a Russian term that means vanilla, and usually applies to vanilla beans