Maslenitsa Celebration Helps Russians Thaw From Winter
By: Corey Flintoff
March 17, 2013
Sunday is the final day of a week-long Russian festival that celebrates folk traditions, heroic eating and the distant promise of spring. NPR's Corey Flintoff reports on Maslenitsa, or "pancake week," the last culinary blow-out before the austerity of Lent.
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