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Victory Day – May 9th

What did the our soldiers eat at the front World War II ? "Our cook made various soups and, sometimes, main dishes, called "vegetable disorder" - it was healthy and besides super tasty. Maize (corn) groats was sent by the allies, at the end of the war - spring of 1944. This was something new, therefore no one knew what to do with it. They began to add it to the bread, thus making the [...]

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May Day: Russian Traditions for the Spring Holiday

May is upon us and that means longer days and warm sunshine. In Russia, the first ten days of May have come to be known as “May Holidays” (Maiskie Prazdniki). Basically this is a time when the entire country goes on Spring break. In the late 1800s, Russians introduced May 1st as International Solidarity of Workers Day (Labor Day). The end of the 19th century was marked for Russia by the growth of revolutionary social movements. Protesters [...]

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5 fast and simple Spring Food ideas

Spring is about bright colors, and tasty combinations of fresh ingredients.It's about renewal and rebirth, especially when it comes to healthy eating. Especially when in many parts of the world fresh vegetables are just now appearing after a long winter break.  Fresh, crisp, crunchy, juicy and delectable are just a few of the adjectives that describe our springtime favorites. Check out these five simple spring treats that will leave you wanting seconds, and maybe even [...]

By |April 7th, 2019|Categories: Appetizers, Main Dishes, Salads, Vegetables|Tags: , |0 Comments

Russian Easter Foods and Traditions

Today is the Russian Easter, or Pascha as it is more commonly known across Russian-speaking countries. Celebrated in most of Eastern Europe. It is a lively holiday that marks the resurrection of  Jesus Christ and the coming of Spring. These days in Russia, Pascha is more than a question of faith - it is a celebration of a national identity. Traditional Easter foods and symbols are still very much present in the celebration of this [...]

By |April 1st, 2019|Categories: Easter, Holiday Ideas, Holidays|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Chakhokhbili – Georgian stewed chicken

Chachochbili is a Georgian dish made from chicken and sauce with herbs. Ingredients for preparing Chakhokhbili: The dish can be served both for any occasion thanks to its delicious tender taste. 3 pounds chicken thighs, wings, and unboned breasts. 5 tablespoons unsalted butter. 3 medium onions, coarsely chopped. 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour. 1 1/4 cups Chicken Consomme. 6 medium tomatoes, blanched, peeled, and quartered. 1/4 cup dry white wine. 2 tablespoons freshly [...]

By |October 11th, 2018|Categories: Cuisine, Georgian, Main Dishes|Tags: |Comments Off on Chakhokhbili – Georgian stewed chicken

The great range of Russian Candy – how to make a choice?

Russian Candy - a treat that pleases our taste buds, uplifting and adds energy Candy – a treat that pleases our taste buds, uplifting and adds energy. In this article we’ll talk about the types of sweets are produced in Russia, how they differ and how they are called in Russia. This will help to make the choice when buying at our online store. History of origin. The "progenitors" of modern candy were sweets made [...]

By |October 1st, 2018|Categories: Halloween|Tags: , |Comments Off on The great range of Russian Candy – how to make a choice?

Get to Know us on Facebook and Twitter

Social media has taken the world by storm. Nowadays, everybody is on Facebook or Twitter to keep up with their friends, family and everything else that’s going on with the world. It makes the world a lot smaller and closer. What are the advantages to you as a customer to following us on these sites? If you love Russian food and culture, you now have something else to be excited about. [...]

By |September 22nd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Get to Know us on Facebook and Twitter

Add To Your Homes Interior With A Beautiful Russian Themed Calendar

Add To Your Homes Interior With A Beautiful Russian New Year Calendar 2019 year of Yellow Earth Pig! The year of financial success, well-being, family happiness, enhanced childbearing. You'll need all your optimism, clear goals and conscientious hard work. Pig is very optimistic, sincere and hardworking, does not tolerate tricks, freeloaders, hypocrites. So make your home more comfortable with lovely views of Russia on the calendars! The year is coming to and end and [...]

By |September 15th, 2018|Categories: Christmas & New Year, Special Holidays|Comments Off on Add To Your Homes Interior With A Beautiful Russian Themed Calendar

Famous Holodets

The roots of Russian Holodets go back to antiquity. A lot of information of it are found in the annals and charters. But at the same time, Holodets popular nowadays. We'll show you a simple Holodets recipe and you can surprise your guests.   If someone would ask me: "What dish is certainly prepared in Russia for the biggest and greatest holidays", then I will answer without hesitation — it is Holodets, of course. And not [...]

By |August 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

Chakhokhbili

Do you want to cook a dish that will create a special atmosphere at the table? Or maybe you're planning a gastronomic evening in Oriental style? Then any dish of Georgian cuisine will do half the work for you. After all, the Georgians themselves are very hospitable and friendly. Their dishes, richly flavored with herbs, with alternating flavors of sour to sweet, salty and spicy, induce to have a sit-down, long conversations and loud [...]

By |April 13th, 2018|Categories: Georgian, Poultry|0 Comments

This Is A Custom Widget

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This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.