Debrecen | Hole In The Donut Cultural Travel
Hole In The Donut Cultural Travel
Seared tuna medallion appetizer at Borkonyha Restaurant

On a visit to Hungary two years ago, I struggled to find vegetarian food of any quality, much less good quality, but on my most recent visit I discovered that the...

I first encountered Honey Cakes at Hortobagy National Park in easern Hungary

    For most of his adult life, László Radics has been making traditional Hungarian honey cakes in his family’s home workshop in Debrecen, Hungary. In this video, he shows us...

Carved by hand, these honey cake molds have been used to make the popular Hungarian cookies for hundreds of years in Debrecen, Hungary

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Carved by hand, these wooden honey cake molds have been used to make the popular Hungarian cookies for hundreds of years...

Preparing to package honey cakes, which have for generations been made by one family in Debrecen, Hungary

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Preparing to package honey cakes, which have for generations been made by one family in Debrecen, Hungary

My clickety-clack rural train to Debrecen, Hungary

I am on a rickety train, inching my way to Debrecen from the tiny village of Panyola in eastern Hungary. We are picking up speed now – making headway at perhaps...