A set of appetizers (a lot of different tastes from traditional Russian/Soviet salads and starters):
The store is loved both by Moscow residents and guests of the city. It is a proper supermarket, and it is a unique treat to know that we can run our mundane errands in such a beautiful place.
Chachapuri Imeritian style (flat bread with cheese)
Aubergines with walnuts
Hinkali (large dumplings with mushrooms, salmon, lamb and Georgian local herbs with sauces
Choice of: Tea with traditional Georgian herbs or Tarhun (Lemonade with tarragon, highly recommended)
We will visit a big farmer’s market with a variety of small cafes and tiny shops where Russian farmers present and sell their fresh produce.
We will sample Russian traditional desserts: syrniki (pancakes made from cheese and served with nice home-made jam) or just traditional Russian pancakes with jam or sour cream. It will be served with black tea with thyme.
You will also have a variety of Russian candies to try : Russian dark chocolate, zephyr, toffees called KOROVKA, Russian halva and other enchanting Russian desserts.
During your tour, your guide will recount the history of Russia and Moscow, the recipes of the food you sampled, our traditions and lifestyles, our Communist past, and our holidays and celebrations. It is a very warm, interesting and authentic tour, giving you a well-rounded view of Russian life.
Meeting Time: any time from 9.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.
Duration: 4 hours
Price: from 59 dollars per person
Meeting point: Lobby of your hotel
Reservation: required (no prepayment)