10 brilliant blinis to share with friends

These blinis are sure to be a hit with your friends and family.

Traditionally made from buckwheat flour, these deliciously mini pancakes originally hail from Russia. But since becoming a foodie favourite, we've seen blinis go from the old-school Pancake Day recipe of choice to an amazing, easy appetizer brought out at every party. Here, we've gathered 12 of our best blini recipes served with all manners of tasty toppings. From the classic buckwheat batter with smoked salmon to modern polenta pancakes with a beautiful beetroot dip, these blinis are sure to be a hit with your friends and family.

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