Tastes of the World

Put away your passport and forget about plane tickets. These recipes from around the world will send you on a culinary adventure from your own kitchen.

Slices of Busia's Polish Coffee Cake on a plate.

Busia's Polish Coffee Cake

This recipe was handed down from my Busia (Grandma) to my mom and aunts, who ...

Pfeffernusse (Pepper Nuts)

Pfeffernusse (Pepper Nuts) "The German Christmas Cookie"

This is a VERY spicy version of this cookie! If you like less spice, start ...

Spinach Pie (Spanakopita Casserole) ready to be sliced.

Spinach Pie (Spanakopita Casserole)

Substitutions used with success: * My picture indicates half the recipe in an 8 X 8 ...

A platter of German Soft Pretzels.

German Soft Pretzels

Steven, my son, is quite the chef nowadays and has taken numerous awards, including Chef ...

A slice of Italian Pound Cake on a plate.

Italian Pound Cake

My Nonna (grandmother), Nonno (grandfather), and my mom love anything lemon. They brought over the ...

A platter of Irish Boxty Pancakes for Halloween.

Irish Boxty Pancakes for Halloween

Though they eat these today in Ireland all the time, Boxty Potato Pancakes have been ...

Two bowls of My Texas Chili.

My Texas Chili

My husband and I love good chili in the fall and winter which is easy ...

A bowl of Chicken & Sausage Cajun Gumbo.

Chicken & Sausage Cajun Gumbo

Gumbo in our family is our "every day" soup. Matter of fact it is the ...

A slice of Chantilly Cake on a plate.

Chantilly Cake

All I can say is that this cake is good. I have been making Chantilly ...

A platter of Galabki (Real Polish Stuffed Cabbage).

Galabki (REAL Polish Stuffed Cabbage)

Pronounced go-WOM-bki, also known as cabbage rolls. This recipe is the REAL Polish stuffed ...

New England Clam Chowder Soup in a Bread Bowl.

New England Clam Chowder Soup in a Bread Bowl

This is one of my husbands favorite recipes. In fact, he makes this recipe ...

Mom's Chicken Curry over jasmine rice.

Mom's Chicken Curry

This is the absolute best chicken curry I have ever tasted. You have to try ...

German Cucumber Salad a.k.a. Gurken Salad in a bowl.

German Cucumber Salad, a.k.a. Gurken Salat

I got this recipe from my neighbor's mother. She taught me how to make it. ...

Yang Chow Fried Rice on a plate.

Yang Chow Fried Rice

My family would call me an expert when it comes to fried rice. I seemingly ...

A small bowl of Polish Vegetable Salad.

Polish Vegetable Salad

This authentic Polish salad is known all over Poland as a staple dish in every ...

A bowl of Pico de Gallo.

Pico de Gallo

Pico de Gallo translates to Roosters Beak. This is a great Pico de Gallo recipe ...

A plate of Lime Shrimp Quesadillas With Adobo Guacamole.

Lime Shrimp Quesadillas With Adobo Guacamole

This is the basic recipe, but please add whatever kinds of veggies, meats & cheeses ...

A bowl of Traditional Dublin Coddle.

Traditional Dublin Coddle

This super-economical dish has been a popular staple in Irish cuisine, not only in Dublin ...

Two slices of Pannaukkau (Finnish or Swedish Pancake) with fruit and whipped cream.

Pannaukkau (Finnish or Swedish Pancake)

I was first introduced to this yummy recipe when I started going out with my ...

A loaf of Dan's Favorite Irish Soda Bread.

Dan's Favorite Irish Soda Bread

This is the Irish soda bread that my husband Dan loves throughout the year. I ...

Inside of the Southwest egg rolls.

Southwestern Egg Rolls

This recipe is a very tasty and different spin to egg rolls. My family is ...

Greek Yogurt Dip Tzatziki with pita chips.

Greek Cucumber Yogurt Dip "Tzatziki"

Cool and creamy, this tangy cucumber dip flavored with garlic is the perfect complement to ...

A bowl of Spicy Gazpacho topped with avocado, tomatoes, and green onions.

Spicy Gazpacho

Lately, it seems as though more nutritionists have been touting the healing and health benefits ...

A bowl of Take-Out Orange Chicken.

Take-Out Orange Chicken

I love this stuff! I will eat the leftovers cold over salad greens if ...

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