Results tagged with 'paczki'
Published Feb. 25, 2017
Next week marks the beginning of Lent. And that means a host of Milwaukee bakeries are battening down their hatches and baking up a storm in preparation for "Paczki Day." We've got everything you need to know about the luscious butter-infused filled pastries.
Published Feb. 15, 2015
This Tuesday is "Fat Tuesday" - the day before Ash Wednesday - but in Milwaukee, it's better known as "Paczki Day." Here are six places to get your fill of Polish doughnuts.
Published Feb. 15, 2010
Locally, tomorrow's "Fat Tuesday" takes on several historic meanings with traditional Polish indulgence in the anticipation of the Lenten season and the ritual mixing of America's first cocktail in Cajun and Creole Mardi Gras celebration. However you opt to indulge, there's a universal understanding that the day is all about one thing: gluttony and extravagance.