Home Poland Polish food

Polish food

The traditional Polish food has been filling so that you could survive harsh Polish winters.

Polish potato dumplings knedle with fruit stuffing

Potato Plum Dumplings – KNEDLE

It's a sweet take on Polish potato dumplings! This popular in the Central and East European cuisines dish is eaten as a dessert, a...
Polish sweets food fried

Polish Carnival Roses

The last week of the carnival is widely celebrated in Polish kitchen. Of course, you can eat Polish donuts PĄCZKI but these require some...
Paczki Polish doughnuts

PĄCZKI – Polish jelly donuts for Fat Thursday

Crispy on the outside and soft inside - Polish jelly donuts  (Pączki) are a must on Fat   Thursday! To eat a good donut Poles either stand in queues to pastry shops and bakeries...
beets leaven recipe

Polish Christmas Borscht – beetroots leaven recipe

When you think of Eastern Europe cuisine you think borsch (also spelled borscht) is the flagship soup. What is borscht? How do you make...
Polish Mushroom Dumplings

Uszka for the Polish Christmas Eve

‘Uszka’ are another type of Polish pierogi filled with wild-mushroom and traditionally served with clear borscht on Christmas Eve dinner. Here is how you make...

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...

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...
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....
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...

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...
Ania loves pierogi, coffee and cherry pies!

Recent Posts