Fat Tuesday

What’s Western New York’s Favorite Paczki Flavor?
Yesterday was Fat Tuesday, many Packi's were consumed.  Yes I'm aware the authentic Polish Paczki is jelly filled, but I was curious to find out if Western New preferred the original over the other choices like lemon or custard.
They say variety is the spice of life and that seems to b…
How Do You Pronounce Paczki?
It's a long-time Polish tradition in Buffalo, but I was surprised how many people didn't know how to pronounce the name.  Paczki is a Polish word describing what basically is a big jelly-filled donut.
Happy Pazcki Day — Say What?
Today is Fat Tuesday, Shrove Tuesday, Mardi Gras.  Whatever you want to call it – it’s the day before Ash Wednesday and the beginning of Lent.  And for many Christians it’s a day to party it up, to eat their favorite foods and drink their favorite beve…
Today Is Fat Tuesday!
Have you had a Paczki yet today?  It is the start of Mardi Gras in New Orleans and for us here in Buffalo, it is Fat Tuesday.  Fat Tuesday is always the day before Ash Wednesday and a time for you to binge and purge before the traditional Lenten fasting takes place
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Dale’s Daily Data: Fat Tuesday
Mardi Gras or Fat Tuesday is the annual festival New Orleans is famous for.  Sometimes known as Shrove Tuesday - it’s a legal holiday in New Orleans.  Mardi Gras is French – Mardi meaning Tuesday.  Gras meaning Fat.   
It’s the final day of festivities that begin each year on January 6th, the Twelfth…
Are You Ready For Fat Tuesday?
The big Buffalo Polish tradition of "Fat Tuesday" is coming up Tue. March 8th.  Time to eat a Paczki and get ready for the beginning of Lent.  Ash Wednesday is March 9th.  So what are you giving up for Lent?