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Squash Caviar

April 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Squash Caviar

The arrival of spring is felt distinctly when young potato appears on the counters. It […]

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Easter Bread Kulich Recipe

April 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Easter Bread Kulich Recipe

It just wouldn’t be Easter Sunday in Russia without Kulich. This tall, cylindrical sweet bread […]

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Simple Spring Food

March 26th, 2017|Comments Off on Simple Spring Food

Spring is about bright colors, and tasty combinations of fresh ingredients.It’s about renewal and rebirth, especially […]

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Weird Russian Food Hacks That Actually Work!

March 17th, 2017|Comments Off on Weird Russian Food Hacks That Actually Work!

If you’re Russian or have Russian friends, you’ve probably been privy to some pretty weird […]

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Chicken and Spring Potatoes – VIDEO

March 11th, 2017|Comments Off on Chicken and Spring Potatoes – VIDEO

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Russian Vinaigrette Salad – VIDEO

February 28th, 2017|Comments Off on Russian Vinaigrette Salad – VIDEO

Vinaigrette is a classic Russian beet salad. Featuring root vegetables like beets and potatoes, sauerkraut […]

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Great Lent Recipes

February 27th, 2017|Comments Off on Great Lent Recipes

Traditions of the Great Lent originate from ancient Orthodox Christians. Also known as the Great […]

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Maslenitsa Rituals and Traditions

February 19th, 2017|Comments Off on Maslenitsa Rituals and Traditions

Maslenitsa is Russian Mardi Gras that lasts a whole week. Sometimes called Butter Week, Cheesefare […]

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Pink and Red Valentine’s Day Dishes

February 10th, 2017|Comments Off on Pink and Red Valentine’s Day Dishes

Who says Valentine’s Day is for pink chocolates and red cakes? Sure we spend $1.7 […]

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Top 7 Russian Baked Goods

January 29th, 2017|Comments Off on Top 7 Russian Baked Goods

Imagine walking into your favorite bakery on a crisp winter morning. The sweet aromas of sugar and […]

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Kotleti (Russian Meatballs)

January 17th, 2017|Comments Off on Kotleti (Russian Meatballs)

Kotleti are the Russian answer to hamburger patties. Made from beef, pork, chicken and even […]

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Russian Christmas Food Traditions

January 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Russian Christmas Food Traditions

Around the world Christmas season is long over, but in Russia Christmas Day was celebrated […]

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Medovik – Russian Honey Cake Recipe

January 2nd, 2017|Comments Off on Medovik – Russian Honey Cake Recipe

Medovik is a classic Russian honey cake. Soft and scrumptious, medovik is a dessert that […]

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Russian Christmas Traditions

December 25th, 2016|Comments Off on Russian Christmas Traditions

‘Twas the night before Christmas and as the chestnuts roasted on an open fire, the […]

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How to Keep a Christmas Tree Fresh

December 18th, 2016|Comments Off on How to Keep a Christmas Tree Fresh

During the Holidays, finding and keeping the perfect Christmas tree fresh can be as elusive […]

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Russian Tea Culture

December 11th, 2016|Comments Off on Russian Tea Culture

Many think of vodka as the quintessential Russian drink, but it’s actually hot tea that […]

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12 Russian Gifts for Christmas

November 30th, 2016|Comments Off on 12 Russian Gifts for Christmas

Turkey day, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday are all behind us. This means one thing: […]

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Pan Fried Cod – VIDEO

November 21st, 2016|Comments Off on Pan Fried Cod – VIDEO

Cod is a popular white fish that has a smooth, buttery texture and mild flavor. […]

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