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Demidov

 

(until 1918, Porech’e), a city, the center of Demidov Raion, Smolensk Oblast, RSFSR. Situated on the Kasplia River where the Gobza River flows into it (in the Zapadnaia Dvina basin), 47 km northeast of the Rudnia rail-Road station (on the Smolensk-Vitebsk line). A bus route connects it to Smolensk, 76 km away. It has a flax-processing plant, a dairy, and an agriculture mechanization technicum. Demidov has been in existence since the 15th century; it became a city in 1776.

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Between delectable servings of blinis Demidoff (buckwheat cakes with caviar and sour cream), caille en sarcophage (literally, "quail in a sarcophagus"), and other exquisite dishes, not to mention free-flowing Veuve Clicquot champagne and Amontillado sherry, a spirit of liberation, reconciliation and gratitude takes over.
And no wonder: the menu, which is augmented with several rare wines, such as "Clos de Vougeot", together with various spirits and champagnes, includes such gourmet dishes as "Potage a la Tortue" (turtle soup); "Blini Demidoff au Caviar" (buckwheat cakes with caviar and sour cream); "Caille en Sarcophage avec Sauce Perigourdine" (quail in puff pastry shell with foie gras and truffle sauce); "La Salad", with Belgian endive and walnuts in a vinaigrette; and "Les Fromages", presenting Blue Cheese, grapes, figs, pineapple and papaya.
From Odiot, which is being distributed by Julia Watts, comes the Gold Berry collection, including a fruit bowl and candleholder, and the Demidoff service, re-edited versions of silver pieces commissioned in 1817, including a tureen and a double salt cellar.
Mrs Demidoff said: "I am sure the council is being racist but we can't afford to pursue this legally.
And the sisters, Jane Tolfree from Buckinghamshire and Dana Demidoff from Derby, have now accepted the offer, with the sale likely to go through next month.
The ex-council house in Maentwrog was inherited by Jane Tolfree and Dana Demidoff following the death of their parents, who bought the isolated property as a retirement home 20 years ago.
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From the paving of the streets and the establishment of the gold florin in 1252, Levey embarks upon a narrative enhanced by excellent photographs of this city on the Arno, as it proceeds through its Renaissance history and beyond, ending only with the late nineteenth-century Cook's Tours to the city and the exotic Piazza Demidoff.
1) For a hefty price, film-goers could complete the cinema experience by heading off to a restaurant and savoring the delights of turtle soup, Blinis Demidoff, and Cailles en Sarcophage, accompanied by Veuve Clicquot champagne and Clos de Vougeot Burgundy.
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