Tag: Poland

Spring. An ouverture.

Much overdue article, as the May is almost finished and the summer is about to start. Nonetheless, enjoy the flower photography. Never too much of flowers in life!

Obwarzanek, Krakow’s favourite bake

The symbol of Krakow and (reportedly) the only snack food in the world with few-centuries-old tradition. Introducing obwarzanek, by favourite bread from Krakow.

120 Ryba po grecku or Cod with Carrot, Parsnip and Celeriac

Pieces of white fish served with cooked carrots, parsnips and celeriac. In Poland called 'ryba po grecku' (Greek-style fish), this dish is much beloved Polish specialty.

119 Sun-dried Tomato and Sunflower Seed Spread

Spread some joy! Super-healthy vegan spread to enrich your winter breakfasts. Be well!

Fat Thursday, when everyone in Poland feasts on doughnuts

One of my favourite Polish traditions. Have you had your Fat Thursday's pączek yet?

Buckwheat groats, a forgotten gem.

Looking for a super healthy, delicious and cheap addition to your daily diet? Search no more. Buckwheat groats are your answer.

117 Ewa’s Legendary Kapuśniak (sauerkraut soup) and a story of the famous Kamienica.

Most of us have a place we especially remember and cherish the memory of. Kamienica on Dietla Street in Krakow is (for me) the place where magic happens.

116 Cheeseboard, an ode to cheese.

Life is all about simple pleasures, isn't it? And what's more pleasurable than some good cheese? Indulge, people!

Andrzejki and a Polish custom of predicting the (matrimonial) future.

A rather interesting Polish (and not only) custom of predicting one's future love life from hot wax poured onto cold water. Happy Andrzejki, everyone!