Paczki Day

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Best Paczki In Detroit

The best paczki are the free ones in the office lunchroom, but if your co-workers aren’t coming through, visit New Deluxe, New Palace, Dutch Girl Donuts and a handful of other Detroit bakeries!


Crisco (credit: Zahra Huber/WWJ)

Enjoying Your Paczki Day? Eating One Is Like A Handful Of Crisco

Metro Detroiters are indulging Paczki. How much fat is there in a paczek?


Paczki lovers line up outside Hamtramck's famous Polish bakeries on Fat Tuesday. (Credit: Bill Szumanski/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Paczki Lovers Brave Freezing Temps For Fat Tuesday Treats

Outside of Michigan, few people even know what paczki are. But say the word in metro Detroit, and mouths start watering.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/04/2014

The line to buy paczki on Fat Tuesday wraps around the building at New Palace Bakery in Hamtramck. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Fat Tuesday: Metro Detroit Goes Crazy For Paczki

It’s an unofficial holiday for many in the metro Detroit area: Fat Tuesday, also known as Paczki Day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2013


Scene In Detroit: A Family Tradition

Yesterday morning, I walked into this painted brick bakery with a friendly and inquisitive attitude. I needed to find out why I couldn’t find one article (other than yelp reviews) written about its history or paczki. I quickly found out why.

CBS Detroit–02/21/2012

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What Is Mardi Gras?

Fat Tuesday overflows with traditions that began centuries ago in Europe.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2012

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Best Bets For Paczki Day Grub In Detroit

This Fat Tuesday, stop by one of the following restaurants and enjoy a paczki, a popular Polish doughnut.