Let’s start this ‘Assorted Russia’ article with photos of very unusual dolls, made by an innocent looking lady Elena. Check out!
Would you buy one?
Here’re some facts about Russian vodka for those interested. So, it consists of alcohol and water (the amount of alcohol is 40%, as you know). One liter of vodka has a weight of 953 grams.
100 grams of vodka contains 235 kilocalories.
The first bar opened in Moscow in 1533.
In 1775, vodka was considered the drink of the elite. Up to 1855, it was sold only in buckets.
Vodka standards were established in 1894-1896. Proprietary bottled vodka (‘Moskovskaya Osobaya’) was patented in 1894.