.Michigan, USA
Go all out this Fat Tuesday. (Representational/Pixabay)

  • The day is marked by indulging in the traditional Polish jelly-filled pastry called paczek
  • When someone eats more than one paczek, then it is paczki
  • To celebrate the day, there is a rule, eat as many Paczki as you can

.Detroit, MI, USA
Paczki Day to be celebrated on February 16 in the US. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • Paczki, a Polish dish,  is a deep-fried piece of dough rounded into spheres and filled with sweet fillings
  • Large Polish communities in the United States are all gearing up to purge on Fat Tuesday
  • Keeping the COVID-19 pandemic in mind, all bakeries are pre-making the Paczki this year