10 interesting facts about Lake Balaton you need to know

I think many people would agree that 2020 was, by far, not the best year. Many people were stuck at home and could...

Dobos, Esterházy, Rákóczi – This is how the most famous Hungarian cakes were created

In 1718, Károly Hosszmann received permission to be the first to operate a confectionery in Buda. The...

5 Hungarian recipes to celebrate the Carnival season and scare away Winter

In Hungary, the farsang or carnival period lasts from the day of the Epiphany until Ash Wednesday, the first day of...

These Hungarian dishes have the weirdest names!

Different regions of Hungary have their own special dishes – some of them with the weirdest names you...
hungarian kocsonya

Hungarian pork jelly recipe for the new year – Video

Hungarians make kocsonya around the holidays, such as Christmas and New Year's Eve. Maybe the...
hungarian lentil soup

Hungarian lentil soup for New Year’s Day – Video

As eating lentils brings wealth and prosperity, this soup is a must have in Hungary for New Year's Day....

Want a better New Year than 2020? These Hungarian superstitions might help you!

2020 was definitely a year that people will remember for a long time, but not because it was so good. Unfortunately,...

The mighty Hungarian deep fried bread – Variations on the go-to lángos recipe! – Video

In this episode of A spoonful of Hungary, Tamás Dános guides you through the process of making lángos, an...

This is why there is no Hungarian Christmas without bejgli

The history of the iconic bejgli is not totally clear, different sources report different origins. It...

The best Hungarian wine guide for Christmas

Christmas is not just about delicious food but also good drinks. One of the best decisions for a good...