CELEBRATE THE SECOND SEDER AT RUSS & DAUGHTERS CAFE
HOSTED BY ANDY BACHMAN & THE RUSS FAMILY
WITH MUSIC FROM LORIN SKLAMBERG OF THE KLEZMATICS
SATURDAY, APRIL 20 at 7PM (Doors open at 6:30PM)
TICKETS ON SALE NOW: $180 (includes tax and tip). Drinks are not included.
SEATS ARE LIMITED AND TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE only online at this link: http://bit.ly/RussSeder2019
Payment is due at the time of booking and is non-refundable. Tickets will NOT be available for purchase over the phone, at the Cafe or at any other Russ & Daughters location.
Join us for our annual tradition: The 2nd Seder at Russ & Daughters Cafe! Passover is a time when we gather together with family, friends, and community to tell the story and sing the songs of the holiday. It’s a time to reflect on how historical issues of social justice and freedom relate to our lives today. The conduit for these stories and conversations is food and ritual. This year our seder will celebrate the lives of the Yiddish poets and partisans who exemplified faith and fortitude during the years of the Second World War.
Russ & Daughters has been a part of people’s Passover seders for generations: we’ve always prepared Passover specialties for pick-up, delivery, and shipping to our customers in their homes. And while we’ll be doing that this year at the shop and Navy Yard, we’re also looking forward to welcoming people into our own space to celebrate.
Every year we invite a friend of the Russ & Daughters family to lend their unique voice and talents to lead our seder. The Russ family is thrilled to have Andy Bachman as our host this year. Andy Bachman is a rabbi and community leader who has served communities in Brooklyn and at New York University during his career. He is now serving as Executive Director of the Jewish Community Project Downtown.
A portion of the proceeds from every ticket will be donated to the Belarus Holocaust Memorials Project.
TRADITIONAL GEFILTE FISH: Served with freshly grated horseradish
CHOPPED LIVER: Chopped chicken liver, served with pickled onions and toasted matzo
SOURS: Assorted pickles from the barrel
MATZO BALL SOUP: Chicken, vegetables, matzo ball
BRISKET: Beef brisket, served with mashed potatoes
ROASTED CAULIFLOWER: Labne, roasted garlic
FLOURLESS CHOCOLATE CAKE: Served with vanilla ice cream and chocolate toffee matzo
HOW TO BUY TICKETS
1. Click on http://bit.ly/RussSeder2019
2. Select the size table you desire and click through to enter your party’s information and payment. (The website will hold it for you for 15 minutes while you complete the checkout.)
3. You'll receive an email confirmation.
Your reservation for the Seder is like a ticket for a show. The full price will be charged upon booking, and is non-refundable. If you have any questions regarding the menu or any special circumstances, please contact us before booking your reservation.
*Please enter complete information about food allergies and dietary restrictions in the notes of your reservation. With advanced notice we can accommodate vegetarians, gluten-free diners, and some other needs, however the special conditions of the event make it impossible for us to significantly modify the menu. Please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org before booking your reservation to discuss your situation. We will not be able to accommodate special requests made during the event.*