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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

Russ & Daughters: Time to Place Your Yom Kippur & Rosh Hashanah Orders

August 14th, 2013 · 1:02 pm

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Category: History · Holidays · In the Store · Pack to Travel · R&D To Do List · Russ Family · Take Home · Tradition · Visitors · What I Ate Today
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Russ & Daughters Honored with the 2013 Jewish Cultural Achievement Award

July 25th, 2013 · 1:06 pm

The Foundation for Jewish Culture honored Russ & Daughters with the 2013 Jewish Cultural Achievement award – which honors ”luminaries who keep contemporary Jewish culture rich, vibrant, and relevant.” State Senator Daniel Squadron was on hand to present the award to Josh Russ Tupper, Niki Russ Federman, and Mark Russ Federman. The other recipients this year [...]

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Category: History · 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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New Catch Holland Herring Season Starts TODAY at Russ & Daughters

June 7th, 2011 · 1:18 pm

New Catch Holland Herring Russ & Daughters Herring Pairing

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Category: Herring · History · Tradition · What I Ate Today
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CELEBRATE NEW CATCH HOLLAND HERRING SEASON AT RUSS & DAUGHTERS, STARTING JUNE 7, AND AT THE RUSS & DAUGHTERS HERRING PAIRING EVENT ON JUNE 28

June 3rd, 2011 · 2:33 pm

Join us for the traditional first taste of the famed New Catch Holland Herring – ”Hollandse Nieuwe” – at the Russ & Daughters counter starting June 7. Enjoy the herring on the spot, pick some up to take them home, or have Russ & Daughters deliver to your door, throughout New York City and nationwide. [...]

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Category: Around Town · Events · Featured Product · Friends & Neighbors · Herring · History · In the Store · Pack to Travel · Photo · Press · R&D To Do List · Tradition
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Tonight: Tenement Talks with Russ & Daughters, BabyCakes, and Clinton St. Baking Co.

May 10th, 2011 · 1:22 pm

Join Russ & Daughters tonight for a “Tenement Talk” at the Tenement Museum. This evening’s program is: Lower East Side Eats: BabyCakes, Clinton Street Baking Company, and Russ & Daughters. The museum wrote: “From traditional to trendy, this series of food programs is devoted to the rich edible traditions of our neighborhood. This installment features [...]

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Category: Around Town · Events · Friends & Neighbors · History · In The Neighborhood · R&D To Do List
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A Caviar Primer Class with Russ & Daughters

November 8th, 2010 · 5:39 pm

While caviar has long been on the short-list of ultimate gastronomic experiences and luxuries, we recognize that few people — even the most seasoned hosts and gourmands — have the knowledge to be discerning when eating or buying caviar. This is why we have teamed up with our friends at Astor Center to present “A [...]

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Celebrating Herman Vargas’ 30 Years at Russ & Daughters

November 8th, 2010 · 4:53 pm

Last week we held a celebration in honor of Herman Vargas and his 30 years (and counting!) at Russ & Daughters. Close to 100 people attended. It was a truly special evening full of joy, good humor and spontaneity. We only wish we could have fit all the friends of Russ & Daughters into one [...]

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Closing Early Today for a Special Anniversary

November 1st, 2010 · 1:14 pm

Today Russ & Daughters will be closing early at 5:30 p.m. for a very special celebration. We will be honoring Herman Vargas on the occasion of his 30 years at Russ & Daughters. Herman started in the store as a 17-year-old peeling onions in the kitchen, and over the years has gone on to become [...]

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