A Cultural Workshop on Russian Food and Drink

78From Speak! Language Center:

The stereotypical Russian is most often associated with vodka. Is this accurate? What is the history of drinking in Russia? What is the current attitude in Russia towards alcohol, and towards vodka in particular? Dr. Rachel Stauffer, an expert on Russian language and culture, will explain why, when, and how Russians drink. Attendees will have the opportunity to taste the foods that are most often paired for drinking throughout Russia and Eastern Europe in conjunction with a tasting of premium vodkas from Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Sweden, and Canada. $25. Reservations recommended as space is limited. 313 Second Street S.E., Suite 109 (Back side of the Glass Building). 245-8255 or info@speaklanguagecenter.com

When: Friday, February 26, 5:30-7:30pm