#Ethnic Recipes


Bulgarian Chicken

By Monica H
Its more about the method than the ingredients. Use a dutch oven on the stovetop and...

Crispy Tempura Shrimp Restaurant Style By freda

By FREDA GABLE
A Crispy Crunchy and Light batter,This is my Personal Favorite, While working in a couple Chinese...

Folk Art Christmas Ornaments (Netherlands)Hollow Egg Scenes

By sherrie parnell
The Dutch Settlers in America Decorated their Christmas Trees With Hollow Eggshells Filled with Miniature Scenes.It...

Piccadillo and White Rice

By Deneece Gursky
This recipe comes from my mother in law (2nd marriage) who was cuban. The ingredients mesh...

Kotlety - Polish Patties

By Monica H
Germans call it Frikadellen, Poles call it Kotlety... let's call the whole thing off and just...

German Risotto

By Monica H
Celebrate Oktoberfest! This is a nice risotto with German sausage, beer, commonly used German spices...

Polish Kielbasa Sauerkraut Soup

By Monica H
Very filling soup; this has a tangy flavor to it; instead of the dollop of sour...

Zupa Gzybowa - Polish Mushroom Soup

By Monica H
My dad is a mushroom nut. He LOVES his mushrooms. Where he and my...

Czwikla - Polish Beets

By Monica H
One of my dad's signature dishes. He loves making czwikla and always has extra jars...

Katarzynki - Polish Gingerbread Cookies

By Monica H
When I was a little girl - oh, who am I kidding... I ALWAYS LOVED these...

BIGOS - Polish Hunter's Stew

By Monica H
This is nicknamed in English "Hunter's Stew". It is a staple in my family's cooking...

Polish Potatoes

By Monica H
A classic for the Poles... my twist is that sometimes I sprinkle on just the tinest...

Lithuanian Kugelis a potato, bacon dish

By Nancy J. Patrykus
My husband was Lithuanian. He loved my cooking! especially this dish. This was his mothers Wisc. recipe,...

Povitica - A POLISH WALNUT TUBE BREAD no yeast!

By Nancy J. Patrykus
The traditional Povitica, You might like this quick no yeast version. A Polish (WISC. farm) neighbor gave...

Lithuanian Bacon Buns -- Brandeles Su Lasinials

By Nancy J. Patrykus
This recipe in the early 80's,was given to me from Olga. My Lithuanian friend. A wonderful...

GERMAN SOUP " KNOEPHLE" & Dumplings

By Nancy J. Patrykus
Grandma's Cook Book notes: The Germans from Russia,also known as Black Sea Germans, brought this recipe...

OLD MICH.FINNISH PASTIES say PASTEES

By Nancy J. Patrykus
This recipe is passed down from fathers family. They migrated from Finland to upper Mich. Other...

German Apple Cake. .Blitzkuchen mit Apfeln

By Nancy J. Patrykus
My German friend Hilda mother's recipe. a very old one. I have enjoyed this at her home,...

Shoofly Pie - An Old COLONIAL RECIPE

By Nancy J. Patrykus
This pie is perhaps, the most famous of the Pennsylvania Dutch recipes. While there are no...

APEES COOKIES an OLD COLONIAL PENNSYLVANIA DUTCH COOKIE ...

By Nancy J. Patrykus
Once (says legend) a women named ANN PAGE, made such delicious cookies that she carved her...

APPLE PANDOWDY an Early COLONIAL Desert -(PIE) from the...

By Nancy J. Patrykus
Apple pandowdy is a maple flavored or molasses deep dish apple desert. Traditionally the desert is...

ORANGE FOOL DESERT ...an ole English Recipe

By Nancy J. Patrykus
A found recipe. At the bottom of a shoe box! For got I had it. Now you can...

"HONIGKOCK"a DUTCH BUTTER CAKE From a Penn.1968 Church Cookbook

By Nancy J. Patrykus
Another recipe I have made a couple times,I love the spices. I had noted on the book,...

Flaky Walnut Baklava

By Hope Vaillancourt
This is one of the best baklava recipes we have ever tasted. My husband didn't even...
Apple Desserts You’re Going to Want to Make Today

Apple Desserts You’re Going to Want to Make Today


While apple desserts are popular year-round, they make their way back to being a staple on menus in the fall. From Dutch babies to muffins and slab pie to fresh apple cake, it’s all apple all the time and most taste buds are OK with that. Filled with apple, spice, and everything nice, you’re going […]

Recipes You Can Make With Orange Juice

Recipes You Can Make With Orange Juice


Did you stock up when orange juice was on sale and realize you bought too much? Or, did someone put the container back in the fridge with only a little bit left? Well, OJ isn’t just for drinking with breakfast. It’s a fantastic ingredient for cooking and baking, too. Here are 12 recipes to try […]

20 Dinner Ideas for When You Don’t Know What to Make

20 Dinner Ideas for When You Don’t Know What to Make


Ever feel like your weekly menu is stuck in a rut? We’re here to help. These family tested and approved recipes will shake up your kitchen and be a hit at your dinner table. Easy to make and oh-so-yummy, check out these tried and true dinner ideas for when you don’t know what to make!