A very thin pancake that is rolled up to encase either sweet or savory fillings. The most common fillings are cottage or ricotta cheese, fruits, and meat mixtures. Often sautéed and served with sour cream.
A blintz, blintze or blin (plural: blintzes, Russian: Ð±Ð»Ð¸Ð½, Ð±Ð»Ð¸Ð½Ñ‹ (pl.) bliny; Ukrainian: Ð¼Ð»Ð¸Ð½Ñ†Ñ–, mlyntsi; blini; Yiddish: ×‘×œ×™× ×¦×¢ blintse) is a thin pancake (similar to a crÃªpe) which is often served in connection with a religious rite or festival in several cultures.