Soups and Stews:

Barszcz Czerwony Another Way (A simplified recipe)

Barszcz Czerwony One Way (A more in-depth recipe & explanation)

A Winter Vegetable Soup Dinner

Fasolka po Bretonsku or Breton Beans (may not be a Polish dish but it is extremely popular in Poland and this version has a definite Polish influence)

Bigos At My House

Zupa Ogonowa or Polish Oxtail Soup
Potato Soup or Zupa Ziemnianczana

Mushroom Soup or Zupa Pieczarkowa

Meat Dishes:

Polish Breaded Pork Chops or Kotlety Schabowe

Polish Herbed Beef Meatloaf or Klops Wolowy

Meat Pierogi One Way or Pierogi z Mienso

Chicken Kiev (although it is considered Ukrainian, French, Russian, or Polish, depending on who you talk to, I am listing it under Polish Cooking since it is popular in Poland)

Chicken Livers or Watrobka Drobiowa

Stuffed Green Peppers or Papryka Nadziewana or Papryka Faszerowana One Way (this dish is Polish, Bulgarian, Hungarian, Serbian, Croatian, etc. and beloved by Poles)

Lazanki z Indyka or Turkey Lazanki

Polish Meatballs

My Mother’s Onion Stuffed Chicken Legs

Polish Pot Roast in the Peasant Style (one way) 

Polish Pork Chops in Sour Cream or Wieprzowina w Smietanie

Pork Chops in Sauerkraut or Schab w Kiszonej Kapuscie

Stuffed Rolled Beef, Warsaw Style or Zrazy Wolowy Zawijane po Warszawsku

Pickle Hamburgers

A Gyro in Wroclaw

Polish Hunter's Lamb

Barszcz Meets Pot Roast

Side Dishes:

Spinach in the Polish Style or Szpinak po Polsku

Rubbed Beets or Buraczki Tarte (Side dish)

Thanksgiving and Remembering Our Past with Sauerkraut (a recipe from my husband’s Polish American Grandma)

Baba Kartoflana, Kartoflak, or Polish Potato Casserole  

Carrots in Cream or Machewka w Smietanie

"Busia's" Mizeria or Cucumber Salad

Polish Potato Salad (also called Sałatka Warzywna, Sałatka Kartofli or Sałatka Ziemniaczana, Sałatka Zydowska)

Sauces, Gravies, and Toppings:

Polish Dill Sauce or Sos Koperkowy (a quintessentially Polish recipe)

My Mushroom Sour Cream Sauce

A La Polonaise - In the Polish Style 

A Party Platter Polish Style (For Super Bowl Sunday)

Polish Hunter’s Seasoning or Przyprawa Mysliwska

Why I Love the Polish Store (Just one example of a typical shopping trip to my local Polish store)


Naleszniki z Serem or Polish Crepes/Pancakes with Sweet Cheese Filling (Dessert)

How to Make Packet Kisiel (Polish Dessert)

How to Make Packet Budyn

Kogiel Mogiel, My Secret Polish Home Remedy (and Sin-Dessert) 

Paczki Day and recipe

A Different Version of A Poppy Seed Roll

Sernik or Polish Cheesecake

Kluski z Makiem or Poppy Seed Noodles (Christmas or Wigilia)

Vanilla Sugar  

Pierniczki or Polish Gingerbread Cookies, Not Torunski Version (Christmas)


Zupa Mleczna or Polish Milk Noodles (You can also make with various Buckwheats or Rice. Some call this Polish Rice Pudding Soup)

Ruskie Pierogi or Potato and Cheese Pierogi 

My Meatless Golabki (an experiment in my Kitchen which turned out wonderfully delicious)

Buckwheat Risotto from Cuisine PL


Cheese Stuffed Zucchini


Farmers Cheese Spread or Pasta Twarogowa


Kanapki 101

Home Made Cheese