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Brutal Heat: Where to find the Best Cold Borscht to beat the heat

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MarkG Jul 18, 2013 01:39 PM

need it real soon. must be made from scratch. looking for the real deal. nothing out of a bottle.

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    dadad RE: MarkG Jul 18, 2013 01:48 PM

    Barney Greenglass can't be beat, Murray's Sturgeon King comes close

    1. janethepain RE: MarkG Jul 18, 2013 03:04 PM

      Love B&H Dairy's cold borscht. Dip some of that challah bread in it, mmm mmm.

      1. Ttrockwood RE: MarkG Jul 18, 2013 10:01 PM

        I love the version at yonah's :
        http://knishery.com/
        On houston, everyone has a different opinion about the knish (i love the mushroom one most
        )Also in e village veselka does a good one, they serve w sour cream fyi
        (Both are vegetarian and made in house)

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          dpastor RE: MarkG Jul 19, 2013 05:39 AM

          I second Barney Greengrass - and recommend that you try the schav as well. It is the best commercially prepared version that I have ever had.

          1. Ttrockwood RE: MarkG Jul 19, 2013 03:32 PM

            Just found some at fairway market with other soups they make near deli area, not amazing but def better than bottled crapola

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              cds2083 RE: MarkG Jul 21, 2013 06:31 PM

              It's been a while since i had one but Veselka's was always really good. Nice touch with the chopped egg and I think cukes in there.

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