Kolozsvári káposzta…

  For the month of March the Hungarian Cooking Challenge was to make Kolozsvári káposzta or translated, Layered Sauerkraut. I was not familiar with this recipe when I received it in email.  I did make an alteration in that I did not use smoked sausage mainly because I could not find one that was nitrite/ nitrate…

Túrós csusza…

Today I’m sharing my Hungarian Cooking Challenge for the month of February. This month our recipe is Túrós csusza. Túrós csusza (Tur-osh chu-sa) is a savory dish that combines noodles with cheese, bacon and sour cream. All the elements of a healthy, balanced diet, wink. That doesn’t sound so complicated does it? The difficulty came…

Húsleves… A Cooking Challenge…

In one of my early posts this year, I mentioned that I signed up to participate in Hungarian Cooking Challenge. Each month, the host sends out a Hungarian recipe for each of us to make. This month the recipe is Húsleves (Hoosh lavash)… Chicken and Meat Soup. I’m going to be honest, my first reaction…