Fat Tuesday. Mardi Gras. Shrove Tuesday. Let’s be serious. Around Windsor-Essex we all know it as one thing: Pączki Day.
Whether you know it as Fat Tuesday, Mardi Gras or Shrove Tuesday, everybody knows it as Pączki Day. Don’t know what a pączki is? Well, originating from Poland, pączki are deep-fried pieces of dough shaped into flattened spheres and filled with a sweet filling. They are usually covered with powdered sugar, icing or a glaze….
With the tradition of Paczki Day upon us once again, I thought we’d share some hot spots in and around Windsor, Ontario, to fill your paczki cravings.