New pelmeni brand launched in Nizhny Novgorod: Stalin’s Dainties
15:55 GMT 28.04.2008 (Updated: 19:43 GMT 19.10.2022)
A Nizhny Novgorod meat plant has launched production of Russian pelmeni under the unusual brand name Stalin’s Dainties. The news of this historic allusion on groceries spread across the country and sparked ethical discussion. Producers say Stalin has kind eyes in his portrait on the package.