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Typical Polish lunch – Polish soups

The traditional Polish cuisine, in terms of meals preparations and digestion, has always been time-consuming. Polish food has been filling so that you could survive harsh Polish winters. Nowadays, the climate in Poland is...

Polish immigration to America

Colonizers' ships have been coming to America ever since Columbus mistook this land for India. After Poles hopped on one of these cruises they've been making this continent  their home for over 400 years. The...

Bedtime stories – 5 Top Polish cartoons

Polish bedtime stories and growing up in the communist Poland in the 80’s wasn't very colorful. You weren’t given many cartoons on the 2 channel national TV. So you spent a lot of time outdoors....
1st look at Lake Washington

Seattle first take

We felt lucky we visited Seattle for the 1st time in spring.This story connects Warsaw, Seattle, and Lima. And this article is about normal people like you, me and this guy selling veggies on the...

Vegetarian dumplings with lentils (Pierogi z soczewicą)

Dumplings with lentils are a delicious source of proteins! These Polish pierogi are together with pierogi ruskie one of my favorites and I could eat them over and over again!   And what type of pierogi...
Traditional Polish pierogi dough

How to make pierogi dough

This recipe for delicious and soft pierogi dough comes from my mom.  Every time I was making pierogi I'd call my mom and ask about the proportions. The recipe you'll find below is the simplest and vegan...
Pierogi ruskie Polish dumplings

Pierogi Ruskie (Potato – Cheese Pierogi) simple recipe

The best recipe for potato-cheese pierogi (pierogi ruskie) you could make is here. The filling for these pierogi is simple. It's a mixture of mashed potatoes, cottage cheese and fried onion seasoned with salt, pepper,...

Are pierogi ruskie Russian?

The most popular Polish meal is ruskie pierogi.   You make Polish pierogi ruskie out of simple dough filled with mashed potatoes, fried onion, and cottage cheese.  Even though the recipe is simple the name gets us puzzled. We translate ‘ruskie’ into Polish as...

6 best Polish food places in Wroclaw, Poland

Eating out in Wroclaw is simple thanks to the big number of dining spots. One of the most beautiful cities in Poland, Wrocław offers you lots of places with traditional Polish food. I lived in Wrocław for almost a year and I’ve prepared a list of places...
Polish food in Kraków

6 best Polish food places in Krakow, Poland

Kraków - a city filled with historical buildings, legends, and artistic atmosphere? Would you like to find a restaurant with proper authentic Polish food? There're places in Kraków you must visit and food you must eat! I lived in Krakow for almost 5 years. Hence, I know the city...
Ania loves pierogi, coffee and cherry pies!

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