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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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Don’t Let the Sheep Get in Your Eyes

September 29th, 2010 · 1:27 pm

Talk about bashert. This past Sunday while biking in the back meadows of Prospect Park, I noticed a curious gathering of musicians, performers, puppets, and leisurely spectators starting to take form. In that serendipitous New York kind of way, little did I know that I had stumbled upon something magical, and it was a mob. [...]

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Category: Around Town · customers · Events · Friends & Neighbors · Herring · Holidays · Out and About
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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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