Posts Tagged ‘barszcz’

Polish Christmas Recipes: Pierogi

Friday, November 13th, 2009

This pierogi recipe is the second part of our traditional Polish Christmas feast. Think of them as large Ravioli, which you put in the Barszcz.
Pierogi can be made a day or two in advance and stored in the fridge, covered.
Pierogi are quite labor-intensive to make – but the idea is, the whole family pitches in [...]

Polish Christmas Recipes: Beetroot Barszcz

Thursday, November 12th, 2009

My father was Polish, and Polish Christmas Eve was our real holiday. We didn’t exchange gifts that night – but it was the most important part of our Christmas, being all about family, forgiveness, hospitality, nurturing through food, and most of all, Christ. It was a very sacred time for our family, the most [...]