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Russ & Daughters is honored to be featured in The Sturgeon Queens – an independent documentary.

January 30th, 2014 · 12:55 pm

You can watch the movie now at film festivals around the country, and in the Fall of 2014 on select PBS stations. THE STURGEON QUEENS tells the story of four generations of the Russ family – and how they took their business from a tiny storefront stocked with herring barrels to the famed smoked fish [...]

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Category: Events · Family Business · Friends & Neighbors · History · Russ Family · storefront · The Big Screen · Video

Spectacular Caviar to Celebrate the New Year, at Russ & Daughters

December 31st, 2013 · 10:29 am

This year’s caviar is outstanding! There’s still time to arrange for a fabulous New Year’s Eve experience! Russ & Daughters is known by generations of caviar lovers around the world because our expertise and access allow us to select the highest grade caviar. We’re thrilled with our caviar selection this year and are happy to [...]

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Category: Entertaining · Family Business · Holidays · Hours · In the Store · Pack to Travel · Russ Family · Shop · Tradition · What I Ate Today

3rd Generation – Mark Russ Federman – embarks on a book tour!

November 6th, 2013 · 1:44 pm

Third generation Russ – Mark Russ Federman – is touring the country with his heartfelt memoir “Russ & Daughters: The House That Herring Built.”  Here’s your chance to kibbitz with him in a city near you! We’re excited to announce that the book is a New York Times Best-Seller and it was also recently named [...]

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Category: Family Business · Russ Family

Martha Stewart Living September Issue Features Russ & Daughters Yom Kippur Break-the-Fast, at Home with the Russ Family

September 4th, 2012 · 10:21 am

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Following a Guide Book from Another Era: Paens to Sturgeon, Sonnets to Lox.

July 29th, 2010 · 8:00 am

Video from a recent visit to Russ & Daughters. Jennifer and Ben came to Russ & Daughters the other day for the first time, with tired feet, empty stomachs and a special book in tow. Originally published in 1959, the book was New York Places and Pleasures by Kate Simon. The 4th edition, which had [...]

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Category: customers · Family Business · History · In Line · In the Store · Notes From Another Generation · Russ Family · storefront · Video · Visitors
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Mayor Bloomberg Announces NYC life TV lineup, “New York Originals” Premiere episode to feature Russ & Daughters

May 4th, 2010 · 2:43 pm

Today, Mayor Bloomberg announced the new television line-up for NYC Life (Channel 25), “the flagship station of NYC Media, the official TV, radio and online network of the City of New York.” Russ & Daughters and our story will be featured in the premiere episode of New York Originals, a documentary series profiling “classic one-of-a-kind [...]

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Category: Around Town · Family Business · History · In the Store · R&D To Do List · The Small Screen · Video
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Russ & Daughters: Back of the House and on the Front Cover

March 29th, 2010 · 1:05 pm

The current issue of Edible Manhattan includes a feature about Russ & Daughters, and a Russ & Daughters Classic bagel and lox (this one with Gaspe Nova and scallion cream cheese) on the cover. The feature, “Back of the House: Russ & Daughters – Where appetizing is both an adjective and a noun,” was written [...]

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Category: Family Business · History · Photo · Press · Russ Family · Shop · Take Home · The Well Read Herring
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Russ & Daughters on the Radio. Studio 360: Aha Moment – John Zorn with a Schmear

February 5th, 2010 · 2:54 pm

PRI’s Peabody Award-winning Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen from WNYC often examines the interaction of art and everyday life. This past week, the show, which is “public radio’s smart and surprising guide to what’s happening in pop culture and the arts”  featured Niki Russ Federman in a segment titled, “Aha Moment: John Zorn with a [...]

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Serious Eats: Meet & Eat – Niki Russ Federman, Russ & Daughters

April 14th, 2009 · 2:16 pm

Laren Spirer posted a great interview with Niki Russ Federman on Serious Eats. “The food world is so romanticized these days, but it’s impossible to sustain quality and excellence if you’re not willing to get your hands dirty (or in our case, fishy).” In the article, accompanied by a photo of her best “fish face,”  [...]

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Category: Ask a Slicer · Family Business · Holidays · Photo · Press · Russ Family · The Generationals
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Family Business: Johannes Dam & Son 27-Layer Danish Rye Cracker

March 4th, 2009 · 5:37 pm

The search for the perfect cracker begins and ends here. Johannes Dam & Son 27-Layer Danish Rye Crackers are a new product on the shelf at Russ & Daughters, and they have quickly become one of our favorites. These artisanal crackers are an excellent complement to our smoked fish and spreads — beyond bagels and [...]

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