Bitokes a la Russe - Russian Hamburgers
Author: Kitchens
  • 1 pound ground round
  • 8 Tablespoons butter
  • 1/8 teaspoon nutmeg
  • salt
  • pepper
  • 1 Cup bread crumbs
  • 1/4 Cup fine chop onion
  • 1/2 Tablespoons flour
  • 1/8 Cups dry white wine
  • 1/2 Cup sour cream
  • 1/4 Cup heavy cream
  1. Add nutmeg, salt, pepper and 6T butter to meat. Roll into 8 balls. Coat with breadcrumbs. Flatten into hamburger shape. Score tops of patties in a crisscross.
  2. Brown patties in remaining 2T butter. Transfer to warm platter. Wilt onion in skillet. Sprinkle with flour. Add wine. When it boils, stir in sour cream. Add salt, pepper. Stir off heat one minute. Add heavy cream. Return to heat and bring just to a boil. Spoon over patties.
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