Russian Meat Patties (Kotlety)

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Kotlety are very popular in Russia, Belarus and Ukraine. Most people eat them at least once a week. Russian kotlety can be made from different ground meat: beef, pork, chicken or even turkey. This recipe is very easy but the patties are very delicious and sure to please everyone! They go really well with mashed potatoes or pasta.
Russian Meat Patties (Kotlety)

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 pound ground beef
  • 1/2 onion (grated)
  • 3/4 cup bread crumbs (I used Panko)
  • 1 tablespoon milk
  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • flour (for dredging)
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1/2 cup water
  • pepper
  • salt
Yield:
patties
Prep time:
10 minutes
Cook time:
30 minutes
Total time:
40 minutes
Yield: 6 patties | Prep time: 10 minutes | Cook time: 30 minutes | Total time: 40 minutes

Instructions

1. In a large bowl, mix together bread crumbs and milk. Add ground beef, grated onion, egg and garlic powder. Season with salt and pepper (to taste). Mix thoroughly.
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2. With your hands, form meat mixture into flat patties and dredge both sides in flour. You will have about 6 patties, or more if you want them smaller. Let rest a few minutes.
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3. In a large skillet, heat the oil over medium heat. Fry kotleti until golden brown on both sides (about 4 minutes per side).
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4. Add water, cover and cook another 15-20 minutes. Serve hot.
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Delicious!!!

Guest September 25, 2020 4:18 PM
I really love your recipe. Thanks!!
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alenatrs September 28, 2020 10:32 AM
That’s awesome! I’m so glad you enjoyed these kotlety!! - Alena
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Russian Meat Patties (Kotlety)

Guest July 10, 2018 10:08 PM
Reminds me of my Baba! Easy and oh so wonderful. Thank you.
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alenatrs July 11, 2018 11:03 PM
Glad to hear that the recipe brought some sweet memories for you :) Thank you for your wonderful comment!!
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Excellent!

MeLisa55 September 18, 2013 10:12 PM
Definitely 5 stars! I have made these twice and love them as does everyone else who has eaten them.
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Wonderful Recipe!

nicksmom July 29, 2013 10:10 PM
These were a huge hit in my home. Only change I made was using onion powder instead of onion because I was out. Can’t wait to eat the leftovers tomorrow for lunch. I served over mashed potatoes - delicious!!
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