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Polish Easter Link Love

Wesołych Świąt

That’s Happy Easter in Polish. I hope. I had to use Google Translator because my Cioci wasn’t around to help me out.

Easter was always a big deal in our house. 92 more words


Cocoa ring, Babka

  • 375  butter
  • 2 cup sugar
  • 6 tbsp water
  • 2 tbsp cocoa
  • 2 cup flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 5 eggs
  • vanilla extract

Combine the butter, sugar, cocoa, water in a small saucepan and stir over medium heat until melted, let too cool. 104 more words


Babka from Poland :)

  • 250g butter
  • 5 eggs
  • 2 tsbp cornflour
  • 1 cup plain flour
  • 1 cup sugar
  • rum extract
  • lenon juice  and zest of one lemon
  • 2 tspbaking powder…
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Babka and Hummus

I never thought I was a big babka fan. But then I tried the chocolate babka at Breads Bakery on 16th Street just west of Union Square. 235 more words

Happy 100th Birthday, Russ & Daughters!

There are certain places in New York that, 10 years on, still have the power to turn me into a giddy , I-heart-NYC proselytizer. There is Central Park on a sunny spring day, the… 390 more words

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The Staff of Life

Ten breads from the countries of the world. In comments relate which ones you have eaten.

Bobka or baba Sweet yeast cake Poland, Belarus, Ukraine, Western Russia… 426 more words

A Slice Of Life


Babka is a sweet yeast cake that’s quite adaptable. According to King Arthur Flour and The New York Times, Babka (or Baba) is commonly served on Easter Sunday in many Eastern European countries and is typically baked in a fluted round tube pan.   389 more words