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Chanukah Latkes

November 29th, 2010 · 5:34 pm

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Category: Holidays · Photo · Tradition
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Holiday Hours: Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur 2010

August 16th, 2010 · 11:29 am

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Category: Entertaining · Holidays · Hours · In the Store · Pack to Travel · Shop · Take Home · Tradition
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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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Celebrate the New Catch at the Counter and at The Russ & Daughters Herring Pairing: featuring Wylie Dufresne and John Zorn

May 18th, 2010 · 11:39 am

RUSS & DAUGHTERS CELEBRATES NEW CATCH HOLLAND HERRING SEASON IN THE SHOP AND AT A HERRING PAIRING EVENT New York’s premier appetizing shop celebrates the New Catch at the counter and at The Russ & Daughters Herring Pairing at Astor Center – a one-night-only special event featuring herring and cocktail and spirits pairings with guest [...]

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Category: About · Around Town · Events · Featured Product · Friends & Neighbors · Herring · History · In the Store · Press · Russ Family · Tradition
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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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Chicken Soup and the Russ & Daughters Get Well Soon Package

November 20th, 2009 · 8:08 pm

With cold season well underway, we all know someone who is under the weather. Send the gift of comfort and care with the Get Well Soon Package. What could be more nourishing for body and soul than homemade chicken soup? Featured in The New York Times (11/22/09), this Russ family recipe has 100 years of [...]

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Ruth Reichl Writes About Russ & Daughters Herring and Family Tradition

June 18th, 2009 · 1:33 pm

In the current issue of Gourmet Magazine‘s weekly newsletter, Editor In Chief Ruth Reichl writes lovingly of herring’s special meaning in her family, and she talks specifically about the New Catch Holland Herring. Reichl’s anecdote about her parents is tender and touching, and her description of the taste of these prized herring is perfect too: [...]

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Category: Featured Product · Herring · History · In the Store · Press · Take Home · The Generationals · The Well Read Herring · Tradition
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Shavout Special: Homemade Blintzes

May 28th, 2009 · 1:32 pm

Shavout starts tonight at sundown and the Russ & Daughters kitchen is cooking lots of fresh blintzes, perfect for the occasion. (On this holiday, it is customary to eat dairy food and desserts.) Stop by Russ & Daughters to pick up our Homemade Blintzes – light crepes filled with a sweet mixture of fresh farmer [...]

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Our Newest Employee

December 18th, 2008 · 2:27 pm

Joseph Vargas, age 7, discusses business with the boss, Joshua Russ Tupper It’s all-hands-on-deck every day during the busy holiday season at Russ & Daughters.  Herman Vargas‘s son, Joseph, age 7, is joining us too.  Joseph is a fantastic bagel sorter and a budding herring expert (and, he looks like a very small Barack Obama).  [...]

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Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen

November 24th, 2008 · 6:13 pm

As another holiday approaches, it seems the perfect time to share with you a great moment from this fall’s High Holidays.  The Russ & Daughters erev Yom Kippur line is legendary.  Throughout that day, each year, a crowd gathers, numbers are clutched, stories and recipes are swapped, friendships and shidduchs are made, and this past [...]

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