Mazurek (Polish Easter Pastry)


2.5 cups of flour

1/4 cup of sugar

1 egg

2 sticks of butter (250 g)


Melt the butter

Mix all the ingredients together until they form a sticky dough

Spread some the dough in a 9 in (23 cm) round pan

Then, use the rest of the dough to make decorations, like flowers or a braid, for the circumference


Bake at 350 F (180 C) for 20 min

Set aside to cool


14 oz (396 g) can of sweetened condensed milk

Remove the sticker around it and place the closed can in a pot of water

Cook it for 2.5 hours

Make sure the can is constantly covered with by water


Let it cool for a few hours

Spread the filling on top of the crust and decorate it with nuts and dried fruit


It is best to leave it for the night in order for the filling to solidify


Mazurek is a traditional Polish dessert for Easter. There are thousands of recipes for it. This one is a simple one, but it tastes fantastic. The flavor of the filling is best comparable to dulce de leche. It a sweet, sticky, caramel like substance.

I love making it, and I have a lot of fun decorating it differently each year. I’m excited for tomorrow to enjoy this fantastic pastry!

Happy Easter! Enjoy 🙂



15 Comments Add yours

  1. Hi. Oh yeah. Now this looks really good. Something I have put in my list to try. Already wrote the recipe down. Thank you for sharing.

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    1. 🙂 Let me know how you like it!


  2. Reina says:

    Nice! There is nothing better than great tasting food. Thank you for sharing and thank you for following me as well. xo

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    1. 🙂 Thanks for checking out my blog

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  3. Vihra says:

    This looks amazing! Something different and new. It’s a celebration treat! 🙂

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  4. Nicola says:

    Looks delicious! Thank you for sharing!

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  5. Sounds great and looks really pretty 😊 I’ll have to try it, because I’ve never had something like it! Hope you had a great Easter weekend! 🙂

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    1. I had a lovely Easter! I hope you did too 🙂

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  6. This sounds really wonderful! I’ll have to try it 🙂

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    1. Thank! Let me know how you like it 🙂


  7. ericarobbin says:

    So beautiful!

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  8. Love food and traditions from other countries!

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  9. Megala says:

    Wow ! This looks so gorgeous !!


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