"Syrniki" - are sweet fried cheese fritters or pancakes , garnished with sour cream, jam, honey, or apple sauce. In Russia they are also known as "tvorojniki". Can be lightened up with low fat Ricotta and light sour cream.
Syrniki (сырники in Russian) or tvorozhniki (творожники) are sweet, fried cheese fritters eaten for breakfast in many Eastern European countries. Their name comes from the cheese used in the recipe, which is similar to the curds in cottage .