Around the world: Hungarian

Around the world: Hungarian

Hungary’s capital city Budapest is known as the Paris of the East. The architecture, the city charm, and the food all contribute to that. The city thrives, like the rest of the country, on cooking up romantic hearty meals such as stews, casseroles, and various meat dishes. These Hungarian recipes are often reliant on staples including lard, sour cream, onions, potatoes, and cabbage. The Hungarians also favour using paprika as a key ingredient in their cooking; they even enjoy spooning it into desserts. They are also famous for their delicate pastries and cakes.

What to eat?

Paprikas Csirke: Translates to paprika chicken where the meat is usually simmered over a low heat so the paprika can be infused.
Goulash: A stew of meat and vegetables seasoned with paprika and other spices.
Strudel: A layered pastry with sweet fillings that can vary from apple to sour cherry.
Kurtosh: A chimney cake that use to be traditionally cooked over an open fire.

Where to eat?

Corner 75
75 Frenchmens Road
Randwick, Sydney

Café Gundel
639 Old South Head Road
Rose Bay, Sydney

Twenty One Espresso
21 Knox Street
Double Bay, Sydney

20B-20C St Pauls Street
Randwick, Sydney

Sweet Kiss Cake Shop
343-345 Clovelly Road
Clovelly, Sydney

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