Wednesday, March 3, 2021

INTERNATIONAL: Bread of the Week 61: Fast and Easy Quick Bread Recipes


LINK to 27 Fast and Easy Quick Bread Recipes

Interesting Bread Fact

8000 BC  At first grain was crushed by hand with pestle and mortar. In Egypt a simple grinding stone (quern) was developed. All bread was unleavened, there were no raising agents and bread was made from a mixed variety of grains. Today's equivalents are Indian chapattis and Mexican tortillas.

Sunday, February 28, 2021

INTERNATIONAL: BORDERLESS CUISINE 2O - Eastern Polish and Russian Cuisine

The Soviet Union which included Russia invaded eastern Poland in 1939 and Germany invaded western, northern and southern western Poland in 1939. 

PICKLES (pol'skie solen'ya and ogórek kiszony)

Russian pol'skie solen'ya

Polish ogórek kiszony

Gingerbread Cookies (Pryaniki and Pierniczki)

 Russian pryaniki

Polish Pierniczki


Russian Vareniki

Polish Perogie

(desery and deserty)

Russian and Polish donuts 
(ponchiki and pączki)

Polish and Russian salami (salami and salyami)

Polish and Russian pancakes or blini
(naleśniki and bliny)

Russian and Polish Stuffed Cabbage (Farshirovannaya kapusta and Nadziewana kapusta)