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1. Great Grechka!

In May, the Russian Federation temporarily banned the export of grechka, also known as buckwheat, from June 5 to August 31.

Tags: russian cuisine, cuisine, buckwheat, national dish, national foods, food, kasha, grechka
2. No Such Thing as a Free Pizza

Pizza-lovers be warned: a new scam in Russia is targeting those with a craving for cheese and pepperoni. 

Tags: food, Internet, scams, fraud, money, phishing, crime
3. Sinfully Good Burgers

A Russian woman is suing McDonald's for producing advertising so effective she gave up on Lent.

Tags: law, food, maslenitsa, lent, Orthodox Church
4. 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
5. 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
6. Dacha Contraband

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

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

Nothing says Russia and summer better than tvorog with greens!

Tags: summer, dacha, food
8. 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
9. 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
10. 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

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