Wigilia is celebrated on Christmas Eve in Poland.
Learn about the traditions and myths surrounding it.
In addition, check out twelve unique recipes (below) served only on Wigilia.
1a. Barszcz Czerwony z Uszkami (beet soup with dumplings)- CookINPolishhttps://cookinpolish.com/category/recipes/christmas-eve/
1b. Zupa Grzybowa (mushroom soup) – Polish Mama Cookshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pgqc4x_e_lA
2. Ryba po Grecku (Greek style fish)- The Polish Housewifehttps://polishhousewife.com/polish-greek-style-fish/
3. Karp (carp) – Polish your Kitchen https://www.polishyourkitchen.com/polishrecipes/polish-christmas-fish-ryba-wigilijna/
4. Śledzie (herring) – Polish Mama Cooks https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bl-WmqFR78k (video)https://www.polishmamacooks.com/post/herring-%C5%9Bled%C5%BA-with-apples-and-onion-polish-appetizer-for-any-occasion (blog)
6.Gołąbki (stuffed cabbage rolls) – Polish your Kitchen https://www.polishyourkitchen.com/polishrecipes/polish-buckwheat-and-mushroom-cabbage-rolls-golabki-z-kasza-gryczana-i-z-grzybami/
7. Bigos (omit the meat for Wigilia)
The Polish Housewife https://polishhousewife.com/bigos-polish-hunters-stew/Bigos – Polish Mama Cooks https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CvYL2SnEMgo
8. Łazanki – Ula Polishmeals https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZb4h4ETNEM + https://www.polishmeals.com/2010/11/lazanki-pasta-dish/
9. Kluski z makiem (noodles with poppy seeds) – Barbara Rolek (The Spruce Eats) https://www.thespruceeats.com/polish-noodles-with-poppyseeds-recipe-1136851
10. Kutia (cooked wheat pudding) – Barbara Rolek (The Spruce Eats)https://www.thespruceeats.com/polish-christmas-cooked-wheat-pudding-recipe-1136955
11. Makowiec (poppy seed roll) – The Polish Housewifehttps://polishhousewife.com/makowiec-polish-poppy-seed-roll/
12. Kompot (cooked fruit beverage)
The Polish Housewife https://polishhousewife.com/dried-fruit-kompot-or-kompot-z-suszonych-owocow/
Polish Mama Cooks (pudding version) – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ove3N_EXivE
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