Tag Archive | polish food

Sweet Saturday: Paczi Polish Jelly Donuts

Paczi are traditional Polish donuts with fillings like rose and plum jam. They’re particularly popular on Fat Thursday the celebration before Ash Wednesday and the beginning of lent. A few years back I got a bad impression of Paczi after purchasing a couple from my local kielbasy shop. Upon opening the bag, we got a […]


Bigos Recipe AKA Hunter’s Stew

The first time I had bigos, it was at a great little diner in the East Village called Little Poland who served it with potato dumplings in mushroom sauce. It was one of those amazing meals where you feel like you could either build a house afterward or take a carb-induced nap. In a future […]

Red Cabbage Salad Recipe

Red cabbage is one of the most beautiful looking crucifers in all of veggietalia (the land of veggies I just made up). Inspired by the Eastern European cabbage salad this version involves a liberal dose of red wine vinegar, salt, pepper and garlic. It goes great with kielbasy and refried bean tacos. Modify the amount […]