Gallery: Market Tours: Moscow on the Hudson, a Russian Outpost in Washington Heights

Moscow on the Hudson
Moscow on the Hudson
A well-branded store front.
The welcome bear
The welcome bear
Visitors to Moscow on the Hudson are greeted by a pair of carved bears flanking the entrance.
Caviar
Caviar
It wouldn't be Russian if they didn't carry caviar.
Fish
Fish
In addition to slices of smoked fish, Moscow on the Hudson carries some whole bits as well.
Mushrooms
Mushrooms
In addition to the jars of pickled and marinated mushrooms you'll find some homemade salads, many of which involve mushrooms.
Dried meats!
Dried meats!
More dried meats than one can count.
Tinned beef
Tinned beef
Some of the long-shelf-life items you'll find at Moscow on the Hudson.
Dairy case
Dairy case
In the dairy case you'll find typical "farmers cheese" and sour cream with higher fat contents than the standard.
Soda
Soda
Kvass, Baikal...Moscow on the Hudson has it all, in large 2+ liter bottles.
Beer
Beer
The store stocks a good selection of Eastern European beers, including the Russia staple Baltika.
Kasha
Kasha
Kasha is a cereal commonly eaten for breakfast in Russia. Moscow on the Hudson carries many different kinds of this staple item.
Gingerbread
Gingerbread
These small gingerbread cookies are a popular Russian treat. Moscow on the Hudson carries them year round.
Dolls
Dolls
Nesting dolls aren't the only dolls to come out of Russia.