Sztrapacska Recipe

This week, Tamás and I invited a Hungarian friend of his named András (Hungarian version of Andrew, pronounced something like “awhn-drahsh”) to stay with us for a couple of weeks. This actually turned out to be a lovely idea because András actually cooks...

Gesztenyepüré – Chestnut Purée

I wanted to add this little Gesztenyepüré (Chestnut Purée) dessert recipe in while I was doing my Whipped Cream Recipe, because hubby loves it so much and he was bugging me to make it for him; he had just ordered his canned chestnut from Bende food supply in Chicago....

Húsvéthétfő – Easter Monday

I just have to do a post today about the traditional “Húsvéthétfő” [hoosh-vate-hate-feu] Easter Monday custom in Hungary that I got to experience a couple years back. Actually, I was lucky – I didn’t get the usual treatment – just a sort...

A Typical Hungarian Breakfast

Read What I Said in the Video: Well hello there! I wanted to share with you a typical Hungarian breakfast. This is what Tamas and I had for breakfast today. Generally I don’t eat stuff like this because it’s full of saturated fat, but they really feel like...