Backgammon is a popular board game in many parts of the world today. Bestwonderstore offers handcrafted backgammon games made of wood.
For almost three centuries, the samovar has been considered a Russian symbol of hospitality, Russian spirit, and an integral part of the Slavic people’s lives. It is also one of the most recognizable Russian items in the world. The samovar was an ordinary household accessory and represented prosperity, family comfort, and well-being. It was carefully polished and kept in the most honorable place in the room.
Introduction Whiskey Stones: Behind the scenes. No one understands Scotch better than the Scots, the Irish are whiskey experts. Based on the opinions of professionals, such alcohol simply cannot be diluted with water, cola, or ice. A good whiskey doesn’t need additives, the only thing it needs is the right temperature, namely 16-18 °C (60.8-64.4 […]
Zlatoust engraving craft is well known and various exhibits are kept in museums around the world. If you ever think about buying a Zlatoust product, you might be surprised by the high cost. But why is it so expensive when you can easily find something that may look similar for a little cost in markets […]
What are the best Russian pancake and crepe recipes? Russian pancakes are called “blinis”. Russian blinis have a long history of over a thousand years and there are several versions of how they appeared. In ancient pagan times, blinis were the rituals of treating ancestral spirits. It was believed that ancestral spirits could be cajoled […]
What are the most delicious and sophisticated barbecue skewers and kebab recipes? The history of barbeque skewers, kebabs, shashliks, etc comes back to the very beginning of human civilization right after the ancient people were managed to get the fire. Many centuries ago soldiers and hunters cooked meat on musket ramrods and arquebuses. Cooked on […]
What comes to one’s mind when ‘vodka’ is being offered? A shot, Bloody Mary, Screwdriver – are most well-known around the world and most definitely they are all served during the chillout. We are going to introduce other vodka-based interesting cocktails and tinctures which do not only provide the desired high effect, but are used […]
The traditions of wedding celebration in Russia are incomparable with any other country. A wedding in Russia always resembled a real theatrical spectacle, each action of which was filled with a certain meaning. Any deviation from the accepted order was considered a bad omen. At all times, the wedding ceremony in Russia was divided into […]
The history of the Dulevo porcelain factory begins with its establishment in 1832. Dulevo porcelain tableware has a unique warmth and cordiality, which is especially valuable for lovers of high-quality porcelain. Today, Dulevo porcelain factory mainly focuses on originality and folk traditions, which is expressed in unique Dulevo patterns. Foundation of the Dulevo porcelain factory. […]