Paczki

What’s Western New York’s Favorite Paczki Flavor?
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 be the case of the Paczki here in Buffalo, thanks WYRK Facebook fans for all your comments and likes...
Polish Paczki
Polish 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.
Chubby Paczki
Chubby Paczki
Did you ever play Chubby Bunny as a child? The game where you put marshmallows in your mouth while reciting "Chubby Bunny" and you see who can have the most in their mouth while still being able to say "Chubby Bunny." It was a game I played as a child and looking back I can see the choking hazard, but we were always supervised...
A Buffalo Tradition
A Buffalo Tradition
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 beverages.
Today Is Fat Tuesday!
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 ...