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    joshboy Guest

    Smile mr lewis

    what does borchst mean

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    Quote Originally Posted by joshboy
    what does borchst mean
    It's a beet soup ( originally Russian) made with shredded beets, potatoes, white cabbage, carrots and onions. From what I know it's served with sour cream on the side.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Marylin
    It's a beet soup ( originally Russian) made with shredded beets, potatoes, white cabbage, carrots and onions. From what I know it's served with sour cream on the side.
    I thought the soup was called borsch and as far as I know it origins from Ukraine

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    Re: mr lewis

    The Encyclopaedia Britanicca suggest that Ukraine is often given as the counrty of origin, and offers several different spellings:
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article?tocId=9080785

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