UNCLE BILL'S LAPSHEVNIK - Russian Noodle Casserole

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 30 mins

This is Russian dish that was developed many years ago during the times when money was very scarce. I modified this recipe almost 50 years ago and it is a very easy to make and tasty dish.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large saucepan, add noodles and 3 cups of water.
  2. Bring to a boil and cook for about 3 minutes.
  3. Drain well and set aside.
  4. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
  5. Prepare a 8" x 8" oven-proof casserole dish by rubbing inside with a vegetable oil or margarine.
  6. In a mixing bowl, mix together eggs, whipping cream, baking powder, salt and sugar.
  7. Add noodles and stir to mix well.
  8. Pour noodle mixture into prepared casserole dish.
  9. Bake in preheated 400 F oven for 25 to 30 minutes or until top is golden brown.
  10. Serve with melted margarine or butter.
  11. You can eat the Lapshevnik cold as it is good as a quick snack.


Most Helpful

Try adding raisins for taste, most Russians do.

OILIYIA April 02, 2003

My husband and son loved this...I just couldn't adapt to the sweet "dessert" taste. It was easy to make, though.

KhakiWife March 26, 2003

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