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Russian Blini Brunch

May 22nd, 2016|Comments Off on Russian Blini Brunch

It’s Sunday morning and we were in the mood for a light and delicious, authentically […]

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Russian Easter Foods and Traditions

May 1st, 2016|Comments Off on Russian Easter Foods and Traditions

Today is the Russian Easter, or Pascha as it is more commonly known across Russian-speaking […]

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All-Natural Easter Egg Dye Recipes

April 10th, 2016|Comments Off on All-Natural Easter Egg Dye Recipes

Traditional and all-natural dye recipes for Easter egg coloring are all the rage now. In line […]

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Blinis for Maslenitsa

March 13th, 2016|Comments Off on Blinis for Maslenitsa

Today is the last day of Maslenitsa — an old Slavic festival that precedes the […]

  • Feb14th Don't Forget

Valentine Day Chocolates

January 26th, 2016|Comments Off on Valentine Day Chocolates

Each year on February 14th we exchange cards, gifts and candy to celebrate romance. Legends […]

  • Pumpkin Spiced Russian Kasha

Pumpkin Spiced Russian Kasha (Video Recipe)

December 15th, 2015|Comments Off on Pumpkin Spiced Russian Kasha (Video Recipe)

Kasha is a staple dish in Russian cuisine. Joining the worldwide reputation of borscht, caviar […]

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Russian Holiday Gifts Guide

November 22nd, 2015|Comments Off on Russian Holiday Gifts Guide

Every year, right around the Holiday Season, we start making our list … and checking […]

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Russian Stuffed Peppers – VIDEO recipe

November 16th, 2015|Comments Off on Russian Stuffed Peppers – VIDEO recipe

Russian stuffed peppers are a classic dish perfect for pretty much any time of the […]

  • Zharkoe: Russian Beef Stew

Zharkoe: Russian Beef Stew – VIDEO recipe

November 6th, 2015|Comments Off on Zharkoe: Russian Beef Stew – VIDEO recipe

Zharkoe (жаркое) is a traditional Russian beef and potatoes stew. It’s usually cooked slowly, over […]

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Russian Halloween

November 1st, 2015|Comments Off on Russian Halloween

Halloween is a fun time for adults and children alike. Dressing up and (lots!) of […]

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Russian Fried Potatoes – VIDEO recipe

October 12th, 2015|Comments Off on Russian Fried Potatoes – VIDEO recipe

Russian fried potatoes is the ultimate comfort food. With little prep time, here’s a recipe […]

  • Russian Tric or Treat

Haute Chocolates for Halloween #RussianTrickOrTreat

October 4th, 2015|Comments Off on Haute Chocolates for Halloween #RussianTrickOrTreat

Halloween is right around the corner, and that means candy – LOTS of candy! Americans […]

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Mushroom Hunting: DOs and DON’Ts

September 13th, 2015|Comments Off on Mushroom Hunting: DOs and DON’Ts

Russians have been perfecting the art of mushroom hunting for centuries. Much like apple picking […]

  • Pelmeni

Home-made Pelmeni (Recipe)

September 4th, 2015|Comments Off on Home-made Pelmeni (Recipe)

Pelmeni are to Russians what Ravioli are to Italians. A filling, delicious and staple part […]

  • Exclusive Russian Caviar Will Make You the Life of the Party

Exclusive Russian Caviar Will Make You the Life of the Party

August 31st, 2015|Comments Off on Exclusive Russian Caviar Will Make You the Life of the Party

One cannot live well, think well or sleep well without dining well

Life is really all […]

  • Zucchini fritters

Zucchini Fritters (VIDEO RECIPE)

August 30th, 2015|Comments Off on Zucchini Fritters (VIDEO RECIPE)

Zucchini fritters are unbelievably easy to make, nutritious, low in calories, and a delicious way […]

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A Brief History of Russian Kolbasa

August 16th, 2015|Comments Off on A Brief History of Russian Kolbasa

Sausages are a quintessential summer food: inexpensive, tasty, and forgiving of even the most inexperienced […]

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Therapeutic Baths: Continue

August 3rd, 2015|Comments Off on Therapeutic Baths: Continue

Several months ago we already wrote about the pleasure of bath salts and how a […]

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