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1. Kvass

Our old gals in the village cast a wary eye on all food from the store, because who knows what they’ve got in there?

Tags: village, food, kvas
2. More than a Cookie

For some 300 years, the residents of Gorodets, near Nizhny Novgorod, have been making a spicy cookie famous throughout the country, and perhaps the world.

Tags: Nizhny Novgorod, food, cookies, pryaniki
3. Dacha Contraband

Grow parsley for the wrong reason and you could land up in jail.

Tags: nature, food, laws, summer, dacha
4. A Taste of Early Summer

Nothing says Russia and summer better than tvorog with greens!

Tags: summer, dacha, food
5. Another One Bites the Dust

Yeliseyevsky Food Emporium in Moscow closes its doors after 120 years selling groceries in a completely incongruent physical space.

Tags: groceries, food, st. petersburg, Moscow, tourism, closure, yeliseyevsky
6. Milk Foam Pancakes is Only the Beginning

Traditional Yakut meals get a second chance thanks to local museum. Tuyara, museum employee and part of the program to bring back these recipes, shares her story.

Tags: Siberia, food, travel, Yakutia
By Anna Kharzeeva
7. Protein, Protein, Protein!

Heads up, parents! You might not celebrate Russian Orthodox Lent, but who wouldn’t appreciate a tidbit from a nutritionist?

Tags: lent, nutrition, food, Orthodox Church, russian post
8. The Sea Buckthorn: Russia's Berry Best

This tiny Siberian berry packs a powerful punch – both in flavor and health benefits. 

Tags: food, tea, nature, Altai, health
9. Blini on a Budget

In honor of Maslenitsa, Russian health experts encourage citizens to limit their intake of one of the holiday's most beloved foods. 

Tags: holidays, food, celebrations, health, maslenitsa, blini
10. Eggplant Caviar, on the Shelf and at the Dacha

Brought to Russia in the seventeenth century, eggplant caviar became wildly popular after a Soviet comedy movie. A Russian blogger shares her story.

Tags: food, foodstories, russian food, history, soviet film

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