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Russ & Daughters is Hiring – Talented Counter Staff

August 6th, 2013 · 8:17 am

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Category: In the Store · The Candy Side

Hamantashen! Happy Purim! Poppy Seed, Apricot, Prune!

March 5th, 2012 · 11:08 am

Here is what’s happening: HAMANTASHEN! Due to popular demand, there’s a new flavor at Russ & Daughters this year: poppy seed. We’re also making our traditional favorites: apricot and prune. Stop by the shop or call us at 212-475-4880 to order hamantashen for the holiday, or for any day. Tablet had a hamantashen taste-test and [...]

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Category: Holidays · The Candy Side · What I Ate Today
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Caviar Specials for Valentine’s Day

February 13th, 2012 · 2:52 pm

Treat someone you love to the finest caviar  – packed by hand, with the utmost care and expertise, at Russ & Daughters.  Woo your sweetheart with any of our caviars, and ask us about some great specials we have for this holiday.  For example: Amur Schrenckii is a fine choice for this amorous holiday. Native [...]

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Category: Holidays · The Candy Side
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Russ & Daughters’ Bagel Pudding on Serious Eats

August 6th, 2010 · 11:25 am

The “Sugar Rush” column on Serious Eats is always a treat. Earlier this week, Kathy YL Chan wrote there about Bagel Pudding, a long-time homemade staple of the Russ & Daughters sweets counter. Since our bagels are baked fresh every morning, by night-time, if there happen to be any left, they are best enjoyed toasted, [...]

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Category: In the Store · Press · The Candy Side · Tradition · What I Ate Today
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Tablet Tests Top Hamantashen, Names Russ & Daughers The Winner

February 26th, 2010 · 4:13 pm

Tablet Magazine named their “Top Hamantashen,” and Russ & Daughters is the winner. They write: As Purim approaches, it’s time to pass judgment on one of the most pressing issues of the day: where to find good hamantashen. Tablet Magazine investigated. A meticulous and hungry bunch, we ordered hamantashen from bakeries in six cities across [...]

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Category: Holidays · Press · Take Home · The Candy Side · Tradition
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A Match Un-made by Jelly Rings

January 7th, 2009 · 9:54 am

A sweet story I heard during the holiday season came from customer Irv Isaacson, who called from Columbus, Ohio, to place an order over the phone. Irv asked, at first, for a few pounds of Gaspe Nova, some Kippered Salmon, a pound of Chopped Liver, fillets of Pickled Herring with Cream Sauce and Onions, and [...]

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Category: customers · Matchmaker · The Candy Side
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Welcome

November 10th, 2008 · 7:00 am

Welcome to Lox Populi, the place to head for daily updates about all things related to Russ & Daughters: bits of history, tastes of new treats, recipes, customer stories, traditions, anecdotes, kvetching, and kvelling. But we can’t do it without the lox and we can’t do it without the people. So, please send us your [...]

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