Tag food
Visit | Trip Advisory  | 02.05.22

Experts Gave Russians Tips on Choosing High-Quality Shashlik for May Holidays

On the eve of the May holidays (Labour Day, on May 1, and Victory Day, on May 9), specialists of the Federal Service for Supervision of Consumer Protection (Rospotrebnadzor) gave Russians advice on choosing high-quality shashlik meat.  Experts advise buying meat in specially equipped retail outlets. Before buying, you should check its appearance, colour, condition

Moscow | Insight  | 10.01.22

Moscow Region Governor Ordered to Add Dumplings to School Canteen Menu

The governor of the Moscow region, Andrey Vorobyov, instructed the Minister of Education, Ilya Bronstein, to figure out why children in school canteens in the Moscow region are not fed dumplings. During an operational meeting with the heads of districts and ministers, he gave an order to work out the issue of including this dish

Business | Industry  | 13.12.21

Russian Restaurants to Process Waste Into Fertilizers

The Ministry of Agriculture and the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation will submit proposals to the government on the use of organic waste in the agro-industrial complex. This includes food from restaurants and expired products from stores to create secondary resources (fertilizers).  According to UN experts, 17 per cent of food

Russia International | Trading  | 08.12.21

Russia Entered Top 10 World Exporters of Chocolate List

According to the results of September 2021, Russia took 10th place in the world ranking of chocolate exporters in terms of export revenue over the past 12 months and even was ahead of Switzerland that usually leads the rating. This is reported with reference to the Russian Association of Confectionery Industry Enterprises (ASCOND), which cited

Russia International | Trading  | 30.11.21

Food Enterprises of Leningrad Region to Supply Products to UAE

Food enterprises of the Leningrad region signed contracts for the supply of products as part of a trip to the United Arab Emirates. The delegation included representatives of the business community of the region, headed by the Chairman of the Committee for Economic Development and Investment Activities Dmitry Yalov.   It is noted that during the

Funny Russia | Fun | Videos  | 10.11.21

Russian Deputy Showed Food in State Duma Buffet [Video]

A Russian deputy from the New People party, Sardana Avksentieva, posted a video from the State Duma buffet on her Instagram page.    View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Сардана Авксентьева (@sardanaavksentieva) The deputy showed a buffet window near the main plenary hall. In particular, there are clearly visible boiled sausages

Business | Industry  | 02.11.21

Russian Experts Named Best Chocolate Waffles in the Country

Russian quality supervision specialists (Roskachestvo) checked 20 brands of chocolate waffles of Russian (17), Austrian, and Kazakh production. According to the data provided by the experts, all the samples examined are safe and do not contain heavy metals, yeast, and GMOs.    The research has shown that waffles are a safe product, as they do

Events | Fun | Videos  | 28.10.21

Russian Rocket Launched to ISS With Meal Packages [Video]

The Russian “Soyuz” carrier rocket with the ‘Progress MS-18’ cargo spaceship was launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome. The spaceship is to deliver to the ISS 470 kilogrammes of fuel, 420 litres of drinking water, 40 kilogrammes of air and oxygen in containers, and 1,509 kilogrammes of equipment and materials.    Earlier, the space corporation posted

Russia International | Trading  | 12.10.21

Russia Suspended Chinese Products Import After Serious Violations Were Found

Specialists of the Federal Service for Consumer Rights Protection (Rospotrebnadzor) found banned components in Chinese food products, which caused the decision to suspend the import of these goods.   As specified by the press service of the federal experts’ agency, the import of Chinese freeze-dried noodles, corn chips, corn noodles, eggs with chocolate cream dessert, cookies

Trading | Business  | 07.09.21

Russia Showed Rapid Increase of Sweets and Soda Exports

The export of ice cream from Russia in the first half of 2021 increased by 38 per cent compared to last year and amounted to $47 million, TASS reports with reference to the press service of the Rosselkhozbank. In turn, Russian chocolate appeared in the top ten most exported product categories for the first six

Insight | Around Russia  | 25.08.21

Russians Named Money Amount They Spend on Food and Housing

More than half of Russians spend from 10 to 20 thousand rubles a month on housing, while spending on food is mainly in the range of 5-25 thousand rubles, according to the results of a study conducted by the Rabota.ru job search service, RIA Novosti reports.   According to the results of the study, the majority