Category: from poland with love

26 Polish Angel Wings (faworki)

Faworki are a traditional pastry made for Fat Thursday, last Thursday before the Lent starts. Highly sinful treat, they are!

24 Polish chocolate cheesecake, Izaura

My mum's specialty, Izaura or baked cheesecake with chocolate. Life doesn't get much better than that.

19 Polish Cake ‘The Prince’ (Królewicz)

When I think Polska, I think cakes. Since I can remember, I see my Mum baking stunning cakes for every occasion or even for no occasion. Multiple-layer cakes, cookies, sponges, every day casual cakes; amazing variety. Krolewicz, which literally translates as "the prince" is one of my favourite cakes. I've never dared to try baking ...

17½ Growing cress (rzeżucha)

Growing your own herbs doesn't necessarily require a lot of effort. Try cress, super healthy bit of spring in your kitchen!

16 Sweet apple&cinnamon dumplings (pierogi z jabłkiem)

taste of my childhood: sweet dumplings with various fillings; fruits, sweet cottage cheese, oh my God, every single kid in Poland loves them! ^^ the thing is that you can make many kinds of fillings and use just one dough, cause the dough for all the pierogi is the same! so if you have kids ...

Polish Easter Eggs (Pisanki)

Have you ever tried natural dye for your Easter eggs? Try this Polish method, to give your eggs a deep maroon or a vivid blue hue.

12 Polish Easter cake (babka)

Happy Easter, everyone! ^^ it's the first time I'm posting a recipe for a cake. I'm kinda nervous ㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋ Babka is the traditional Polish cake for Easter. This one is my sister's special recipe! It's perfect for people who don't like very sweet cakes. It's simple and tasty. And also, very easy to make ^^ ...

9 Polish potato&cottage cheese dumplings (pierogi ruskie)

so, it's time for Polish cuisine. i wanted to cook it when i was still in japan but i've decided it's better to wait for my Babcia to make it. she makes the best pierogi ever (sorry, mum) ^^ it's also for you, tensai. hope it will be easier for you to make them now ...

tensai’s favourite: tatanka

Not that I am convincing you to drink, but if you like an occasional cocktail tatanka should definitely be on your list!