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1. Eggplant caviar on the shelf and at the dacha

Brought to Russia in the 17th century, eggplant caviar became really popular after a Soviet comedy movie. A Russian blogger shares her story.

Tags: food, foodstories, russian food, history, soviet film
By Anna Kharzeeva
2. City Spotlight: Barnaul

A carjacking museum, Soviet statues, and Hollywood letters: let's take a closer look at one of Russia's best-hidden gems, the city of Barnaul. 

Tags: lenin, Altai, medicine, food, cars, barnaul
3. Frozen Ramen Challenge

Russians are taking advantage of sub-zero temperatures to participate in the frozen Ramen challenge.

Tags: food, Siberia
4. Oksana and Her "Jewish" Zakuska

In which we meet Oksana, Russian millennial and cook. She shares childhood memories of a surprisingly abundant 90s, and her favorite snack: the "Jewish" zakuska.

Tags: zakuski, millenial, russian food, food
By Anna Kharzeeva
5. Yes, Dumplings are Still Bribes

A police chief in Novosibirsk has been convicted of corruption charges after accepting Caucasian dumplings as brides.

Tags: corruption, police, food
6. Bovines, Berries, and Bros

This week, Lada outdoes itself; emergency services fall short; and cows (and men) finally get the appreciation they're due.

Tags: Moscow, food, social issues, cars, village life, farming, agriculture, Siberia
7. No Ketchup Here

A Russian agency has banned some foods from school cafeterias in Russia, including ketchup.

Tags: nutrition, education, schools, food
8. Takeout Trends of 2020

Yandex.Food releases fascinating data on the most popular foods for takeout this year.

Tags: yandex, statistics, Internet, food
9. Dumplings Fit for a Surgeon

Tuyana loves being a doctor. But she has a passion for pozy – steamed dumplings rooted in Buryatia that are shaped like a yurt.

Tags: lake baikal, asia, buryatia, food
By Anna Kharzeeva
10. Maps, Mail Trucks, and Caviar

This week, officials make outrageous demands, maps cost a man his job, and science meets geopolitics.

Tags: Far East, mail, food, science, cities, government

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