Borodino bread can rightfully be ranked among the most popular food products, which are in great demand not only among the majority of the inhabitants of the Russian Federation, but also in countries that were formerly part of the USSR.
Popular proverb says that "bread is all around the head" and it really is. If you try to compile a list of the most popular and more necessary food for a person, then bread will always be in the forefront.
According to one of the legends, the author of the recipe of Borodino bread is the Russian composer Alexander Borodin (author of the opera "Prince Igor"). Another legend claims that the authors of the recipe for this bread were nuns who lived in a monastery near the famous Borodino field. The truth is that it is Borodino bread in the whole world called "Russian".