small, thin pancakes, commonly served with caviar and sour cream
Origin of bliniRussian bliny
A light pancake served with melted butter, sour cream, and other garnishes such as caviar.
Origin of bliniRussian bliny, pl. of blin, pancake, from Old Russian mlinŭ, blinŭ; see mel&schwa;- in Indo-European roots.
(plural blini or blinis)
From Russian блины (bliný), singular блин (blin)