WELCOME TO DERUN FESTIVAL IN KOROSTEN
September 12, Korosten (Zhytomyr Oblast) will host VII International Derun (potatoe pancake) Festival under the slogan “Derun Unite Ukraine”.
The festival mission if to bond Slavic nations, revive traditions and to pass ancient cooking tradition to younger generation.
The event program includes:
- derun tasting cooked by Ukrainian and foreign chefs;
- contest on the biggest number of tasted deruns;
- the best derun contest;
- derun cooking school where experienced chefs will show how to cook deruns;
- quizzes, local drinks tasting, folk bands.
For the reference
A record derun, which was 2.4m long, 114.5 wide and 118kg, was cooked at the First International Derun Festival in 2008.
The second festival was marked by the Derun monument inauguration.