Where to Fill Your Shot Glass in Russia: Five Most Authentic Russian Bars

Rambler.Travel brings a selection Russia’s most colourful rumochnayas, which are quintessentially Russian bars and cafes

Russian Vodka Brands Become the World’s Fastest-Growing

By the end of 2016, six brands of the largest Russian vodka producers entered the list of the top 10 fastest-growing in the world

Russian Ministries to Promote Healthy Lifestyle, Clamp Down on Unhealthy Items

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has approved a project to promote healthy lifestyles and encourage preventative measures against non-infectious diseases

Russia’s Trademark Ural Motorcycles Now Sold With Bottles of Vodka

A special edition of Ural Ambassador Limited Edition motorcycles dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the IMZ factory outside of Yekaterinburg are now available in the US

That’s the Spirit! Russia’s Discovery of Vodka

151 years ago, the great Russian chemist Dmitry Mendeleev defended his thesis "On the Combinations of Water with Alcohol.” Even though it doesn't have much to do with Russia's most famous spirit, since then Jan. 31 is celebrated as the birthday of Russian vodka

The Most Famous Russian

Learn how to make the cocktail from “The Big Lebowski” (and with kvas and black coffee too!)

‘I’ve Always Dreamt of Becoming a Reporter in Russia’

A Chinese journalist on Altai honey, Pasternak and Moscow's confusing addresses

Stolichnaya Vodka Brand to Produce Seledochka Canned Products

Soyuzplodoimport, a Moscow-based company that owns the famous Stolichnaya vodka brand, will launch production of canned herring under the brand name Stolichnaya Seledochka

Spaghetti à la Russe: Just Add Some Vodka and Red Caviar

Alexei Belikov, head chef at the Moscow restaurant the Food Embassy, created this bold and genuinely Russian pasta recipe

To Your Health! Russia Sobers Up

Analysing alcohol market statistics might help gain a better understanding of what's going on in Russia in terms of alcoholic consumption

Chinese Visit Lenin Monument, Sprinkle It With Vodka

Chinese tourists visiting Lenin’s birthplace of Ulyanovsk sprinkle a monument of the former Communist leader with vodka as a sign of respect

The Real Russian Tradition of Home-Brewing

Erkin Tuzmukhamedov talks about setting up a home distillery and what makes vodka different from bread wine

Why Add Vodka to Ice Cream?

Eda.ru Chief Photographer Sergey Valentinovich Leontyev has the answer

Everything You Need to Know About Samogon

Its laws, production and odds of becoming the latest craft beer