Papal Cream Cake
kremówka (cream cookie), pastry cream sandwiched between two layers of puff pastry, very similar to the French Napoleaon, became famous when Pope John Paul II reminisced about the pastry from a bakery in his hometown of Wadowice.
No Fail Easter Lamb Cake
An Easter Lamb Cake is a popular centerpiece in many Polish homes. It’s a tradition that followed the Polish diaspora to the United States. If you want to try one, I have the recipe and decorating ideas, my own and others.
When I lived in Poland, Mazurek was the Easter pastry that all of my friends were making. I was fortunate to sample several of these beautifully decorated shortcrust tarts topped with layers of goodness. You’ll want to check out this Easter Mazurek recipe!
Chałka or Challah, a braided egg bread - Polish Housewife
Chałka or Challah is the bread used in Sabbath and holiday rituals for Jews, in particular, the Ashkenazi. They originally formed a community in the Holy Roman Empire (Central Europe) around the end of the first millennium.
Polish Radish Salad
This Polish Radish Salad also has cottage cheese, so perhaps we should call it a radish and cottage cheese salad or sałatka z rzodkiewek i serka wiejskiego. Polish Radish Salad – light, healthy salad with a lovely crunch!
Łazanki z Białą Kapustą (Polish Noodles and Cabbage) - Polish Housewife
Full of flavor, a Polish comfort food, a delicious side dish or add sausage for a hearty main
Kulebiak z Kapusta i Grzybami (Cabbage & Mushroom Pie) - Polish Housewife
We love the flavor combination in Kulebiak z Kapusta i Grzybami (Cabbage & Mushroom Pie), and I think you will too.