How to make the Russian sbiten

How to make the Russian sbiten

The hot, fragrant, warming and such Russian! Sbiten - primordially Russian drink which is illegally forgotten in the present. Almost each person had the signature recipe of this drink. Surprise friends and relatives, having prepared instead of tea or coffee - traditionally Russian sbiten!

It is required to you

  • Sugar - 150 grams, honey - 150 grams, water - 1 liter, bay leaf - 1-2 leaflet, a carnation - 3 stars, cinnamon - 5 grams, ginger - 5 grams, cardamom - 5 grams.


1. In a pan bring water to the boil and add honey.

2. Stirring slowly, dissolve honey and add sugar. Stirring slowly and removing a skin, you boil 10-15 minutes.

3. Put all spicery in honey water, bring to the boil and switch off fire. Let's infuse about half an hour and filter through a gauze or a strainer.

4. Warm up a little and pour in чайничек. Serve ready sbiten on a table.

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