What does kielbasa mean in Polish? Polish sausage. Well there you go!
I’m here to tell you that when Big Y has kielbasa on sale Buy One Get Two Free, there are three of these in my freezer, pronto.
Now, Western Mass takes its kielbasa seriously. That said, it doesn’t take any gravity or very much time at all to whack this sausage into chunks, crisp it up (it’s almost always sold pre-cooked), and throw it on a plate.
This delightful melange came about as an organic series of choices based on what was in the pantry and refrigerator. I had kielbasa and carrots. And rice. And a can of pineapple. The rest was history.