Archive for December, 2010

Try our tantalizing tortes

In Russia cakes are known as tortes. Yummy Market prepares amazing varieties of fresh European tortes every day in our in-store Bakery. Our Chefs work with traditional European recipes to create masterpieces that will enhance any occasion. Our tortes are

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Borscht – a European comfort food

Beets, which belong to the same family as chard and spinach, are loaded with vitamins A, B1, B2, B6 and C and are the foundation of Europeans’ beloved borscht. There are two main variants of borscht, generally referred to as

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Don’t knock it till you try it

The “knock” in knockwurst is derived from the Middle High German knacken, “to crack,” a reference to the crackling that this sausage makes when you bite into it. Wurst means sausage in German, so technically “knockwurst sausage” means “crack sausage

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Manchego – a taste of Spain

Manchego is a delicious Spanish hard cheese made of sheep’s milk. We love it! True Manchego cheese is only made in the La Mancha region of Spain and its key ingredient is what makes it a standout. Manchego is a

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Perogies

Enjoy our traditional stuffed breads known as perogies. Commonly available from street vendors in Russian cities, these “mini-pies” are stuffed with a variety of fillings like onion and potato, meat or fish, cabbage and more. It is a true Russian

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Kefir

Kefir – drink it for the taste, the many health benefits are a bonus. Traditional Russian Kefir cleanses the intestines, provides beneficial bacteria and yeast, vitamins and minerals and complete proteins. It contributes to a healthy immune system and has

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