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Pierogi Recipes from a Polish Village

Pierogies are the quintessential Polish food. I hope you will love these simple recipes. I grew up in as an American with Polish and Ukrainian roots with where homemade pierogies were a staple. My wife grew up in a Polish village where the tradition is 100% authentic Polish from Poland. We live in Poland and […]

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Polish bakery – Sweet Baked Goods

Polish Bakery Goods Poland has some great sweets. Sometimes I wonder why is it that everyone talks about Polish sausage or wodka and few people appreciate the sweet stuff. It is just as good as Swiss sweets to me. This is what you will find in every bakery in Poland. Pączki , which are a […]

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Polish cooking- Sałatka Jarzynowa

Polish Vegetable Salad Sounds simple and and it might seem like it’s not hard to guess what is in it, but chances are you will be surprised by this Polish salad, especially by how time consuming it is and the fact that it is probably the most fattening salad ever invented. It is a vegetarian […]

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Polish Restaurants

Polish Restaurants and dinning out The truth is most Poles do not eat out that much. I am married and my wife cooks gourmet meals everyday. I guess it is also a matter of economics. How is dining out in Poland different from in the USA? When you walk in the restaurant, you probably expect […]

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Kielbasa – Types of Polish Sausage

Types of Polish Sausage I wrestle in my mind how much eat I should eat both for ethical and health reason. But when I am in Poland, which is where I live, I can not resist Polish Kielbasa, especially grilled. I do not know one person who could name all the kinds of Polish sausage, […]

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Polish Zapiekanki – cheap food in Poland

If you want to know where and how to eat cheap in Poland, here is a food that although is not really traditional Polish cooking, it is part of the Polish diet. Za-Pie-kan-ki literatlly means something that is baked. Polish Zapiekanki A zapiekanka is the most popular kind of fast food In Poland. No one […]