Makowiec – Poppy Seed Roll – Vegan Mofo 2017 Day 4
Makowiec – Poppy Seed Roll – Vegan Mofo 2017 Day 4

Makowiec – Poppy Seed Roll – Vegan Mofo 2017 Day 4

I never particularly liked poppyseed rolls also known as makowiec (MAK-oh-v’yetz) when I was a kid – from a distance, I’d see them and think they were chocolate, then get close and realize it was poppies. And then I’d be…

Barszcz/Beet Soup – Vegan Mofo 2017 – Pleased to Beet You.
Barszcz/Beet Soup – Vegan Mofo 2017 – Pleased to Beet You.

Barszcz/Beet Soup – Vegan Mofo 2017 – Pleased to Beet You.

Beets are a regular player in traditional Polish cooking, and Eastern European cooking in general, so I’m going talk about them every darn Tuesday for the rest of October. I’d like to start with something traditional as heck, with some…

Młoda Kapusta Zasmażana – Fried Cabbage – Vegan Mofo Day 2
Młoda Kapusta Zasmażana – Fried Cabbage – Vegan Mofo Day 2

Młoda Kapusta Zasmażana – Fried Cabbage – Vegan Mofo Day 2

Fried Cabbage, sounds boring right? No. It’s not. It’s hearty and warm and cozy. There is this fantastic balance of sweet and smoky and lightly salty. The smoky tofu bacon really brings this all together, but any kind of fried…