Let's celebrate Pączki Day!
What's a pączki? It's a traditional Polish doughnut. And from what we've read this Polish deliciousness was made back in the day to use up ingredients such as lard, sugar, eggs and fruits before Lent starts.
Here's a few of Chicago Northwest pączki locations:
Jarosch Bakery in Elk Grove Village 847-437-1234
Kaffeestube in Schaumburg 224-353-6647
Kean's Bakery in Itasca 630-773-0339
Sweet T's Bakery in Arlington Heights 847-483-0299
Tata's Pierogi's in Elk Grove Village (gluten-free available) 847-264-8944
U Gazdy in Wood Dale 630-332-8903