Skip To Content
BuzzFeed News Home Reporting To You

Russians Say Goodbye To Their Favorite Forbidden Foods After Kremlin Ban

Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a ban on food imports Wednesday in response to sanctions. "Farewell, jalapeño pepper."

Posted on August 6, 2014, at 6:42 p.m. ET

Goodbye, potato chips.

Goodbye, Toblerone.

Goodbye, Tabasco.

Goodbye, sashimi.

Goodbye, gorgonzola.

Goodbye, Italian aperitif.

Goodbye, pasta.

Hello, potatoes.