Most Muscovites spend summer weekends at their cottages (dachas) in the countryside—gardening, foraging and grilling. A star restaurateur invites F&W to the party.

June 01, 2011

Katya Drozdova, one of Moscow's hippest restaurateurs, arrives fashionably late for her own party at a friend's summer house. "So this is how you live!" she says admiringly to the hosts, taking in the greenhouse, apple trees, strawberry beds and picnic table under a trellis overgrown with grapevines.

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