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Ethnic Recipe and Meal Ideas
This site is designed to help you if you are looking for ethnic recipes or meal ideas from around the globe. You can search for a recipe (using the search box on the right) or use the drop down menus at the top of the page which include region, country, base ingredient or "pot luck"
 


Polish Recipe Ideas
Polish Food and Drink Ideas

Babka

This is a traditional Polish desert, a cross between cake and sweet bread, is often baked for Easter. The lemon and almonds add a special taste to the recipe.
For US to UK equivalents see this rough guide

Recipe Ingredients:

  • Eggs - 3
  • Milk - 1/2 cup
  • Salt to taste
  • Granulated Sugar
  • Dry yeast
  • lemon peel - 1/4 tbsp
  • Flour - 2 Cups
  • Raisins - 1 Cup
  • Almonds Chopped - 1 Cup


Method:

In a deep pan add the milk and boil the milk along with salt, sugar. Boil the milk until the sugar dissolves fully in the milk. Keep aside to cool. In a cup add yeast and water and mix well. Add eggs , lemon peel to the milk mixture. Leave aside for couple of hours. Add raisins. Mix well to make smooth mixture. Take a baking dish and grease it. Garnish the baking pan with almonds. Pour the smooth paste on the top of the almonds as a layer. Bake it for hour at medium heat.

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For US to UK equivalents for food weights and measurements see this rough guide

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