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Netherlands fans and non-partisan fans picking up Holland Herring at Russ & Daughters

July 11th, 2010 · 1:10 pm

Watching the World Cup today? Pick up some New Catch Holland Herring at Russ & Daughters! Check out some more photos from the Russ & Daughters Herring Pairing and a ShootBooth slideshow if you want a demonstration of how to eat the Holland Herring in a most traditional manner. ShootBooth @ The Herring Pairing from [...]

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Wylie Dufresne, Jon Bignelli, and Jeffrey Steingarten at the Russ & Daughters Herring Pairing

June 18th, 2010 · 2:00 pm

The details of this amazing dish, prepared by Wylie Dufresne and Jon Bignelli: Smoked New Catch Holland herring, nasturtium gazpacho, cucumber, hazelnut Soup base made with nasturtium flowers, breadcrumbs, vegetable stock (white grape juice, shallots, garlic, hazelnut oil, and a little butter). Herring has been lightly cured, smoked and then frozen using liquid nitrogen.  The [...]

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Russ & Daughters Herring Pairing: Photos and More

June 17th, 2010 · 1:35 pm

New Catch Holland Herring All reports indicate that the Russ & Daughters Herring Pairing with Wylie Dufresne and John Zorn at Astor Center was a great success! Photos, anecdotes, and a ShootBooth slideshow coming soon! Event photographs: Belathée Photography Photo booth portraits: ShootBooth – Jen Snow

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New York Magazine has details about Wylie Dufresne’s dish for the Russ & Daughters Herring Pairing

June 14th, 2010 · 12:48 pm

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New Catch Holland Herring Season Starts TODAY at Russ & Daughters

June 8th, 2010 · 12:29 pm

2010′s New Catch Holland Herring season starts today. Join us for the traditional first taste of the New Catch – Hollandse Nieuwe – at the Russ & Daughters counter from 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. New Catch Holland Herring can be purchased at Russ & Daughters individually (two fillets attached at the tail) or in [...]

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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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Coming Soon: New Catch Holland Herring Season at Russ & Daughters

May 17th, 2010 · 6:25 pm

New Catch Holland Herring Season starts at Russ & Daughters on June 8, 2010. Sign up for the Russ & Daughters e-mail list to be the first to hear about the start of the season and our upcoming Herring Pairing event on June 15, 2010: info (at) russanddaughters (dot) com

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A New Season and a Sweet New Year

September 10th, 2009 · 7:44 am

With Labor Day behind us, we welcome a new and exciting season for all. It was a busy summer for us at Russ & Daughters. Our first annual Russ & Daughters Herring Festival in June was a great success. If you missed the event, you can read Oliver Sacks’ fabulous “Talk of Town” piece in [...]

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Paper Magazine Rips Up a Herring at Russ & Daughters

August 28th, 2009 · 12:19 pm

Paper Magazine‘s Carol Lee stopped by to “rip up a herring,” or a few herring, actually, with us. Some of our older customers had taught me that when they were young, it was quite common to ask someone out to “rip up a herring.” The phrase indicated a  sort of joyous sharing, like “breaking bread.” [...]

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Herring Return to the City, To Spawn

August 14th, 2009 · 11:50 am

In The New York Times article “Herring Return to the City, With Sex In Mind“  Joseph Berger writes, “Herring have found their way back to the Bronx — bound not for fish lovers’ plates, but for a clean, cool place to deposit the next generation.” Berger reports on the work of New York City parks [...]

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