kashe varnishkes, kasha varnishkas
- kasha (buckwheat groats) with bowtie noodles
- I'm making kasha varnishkes for Shabbat dinner.
Languages of Origin
קאַשע װאַרנישקעס kashe varnishkes
Who Uses This
Jews: Jews of diverse religious backgrounds and organizational involvements
Ashkenazim: Jews with Ashkenazi heritage
Ethnic: Jews whose Jewish identity is primarily ethnic
The New Joys of Yiddish, by Leo Rosten and Lawrence Bush (New York, 2003).
The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001)
See also "kasha." The noodle itself is often called "farfalle."
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