Category Archives: ham

One potato, two potatos, three potatos, four…..

It’s been a while since I blogged, days just seemed to fly by and never had time to sit down and write. Winter is here to stay, so I’ve been craving soups lately. To me there’s nothing more comforting than … Continue reading

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Curing Ham is Curable

… yes it’s Christmas time soon and we are getting ready to prepare food for 3 days of Christmas. Yes you didn’t overhear yourself – in Poland we have 3 days of Christmas: Christmas Eve, First Day of Christmas and … Continue reading

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Let Them Eat Grits

As you know from my previous posts I’m a big fan of grits, let’s face it most of Poles are. Grits is the part of our menu since early times.  Back in the days when there were no potatos or … Continue reading

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Kasza And Her Daily Glory…

Reading all lovely comments from you Dear Readers I decided that some of Polish cusine is needed 🙂 of course the way we eat in Poland nowadays isn’t much different from other European countries: we have Italian restaurants, French restaurants, … Continue reading

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Ham Genious…. or Genious Ham?

I’m sorry folks, but it’s true… today I’m stroking my ego flat, as the ham turned out to be a heaven in mouth, of course a caring soul of Historian brought me down to earth saying that there are thousands … Continue reading

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Everyone’s Doing That, So Why Shouldn’t I?

So here we are… I planned a different entry but… chemistry of baking plus a lousy atmospheric pressure were against me… Ok, enough excuses 😉 I hate failures and decided not to go down without at least a descent fight. … Continue reading

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