Russian President Vladimir Putin tried his hand at cooking Chinese food in Tianjin's Government Reception House during his official visit to China, Friday. At first, the Russian leader, accompanied by his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping, got the chance to prepare a Chinese pancake, which was then presented to him right off the stove. Putin then switched to the Chinese national dish, baozi... Еще, which looks similar to Russian dumplings. Putin tried to make it the Russian way, but the cook helped him to put it into a traditional Chinese shape. Putin arrived for an official visit to China on Friday. He is set to participate in the two-day Shanghai Cooperation Summit in Qingdao on Saturday and Sunday.