Category Archive: German

Jan’s German Runzas

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Most of you are probably wondering what a Runza is. They are wonderful little bundles of soft bread dough filled with a mixture of ground beef, onion and shredded cabbage then baked until golden brown. Very popular in Nebraska. My mom has been making these for as long as I can remember. No one makes …

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Runza Recipe and A Road Trip

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We are having a great time visiting with relatives and eating some of our favorite regional foods. My mom made Runzas for us the first night we were here.Most of you are probably wondering what a Runza is. They are wonderful little bundles of soft bread dough filled with a mixture of ground beef, onion …

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German Runzas

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If you are not from the Midwest you are probably wondering what on earth is a Runza. It is cooked ground beef, cabbage and onion┬ábundled in a bread dough and baked. I grew up eating these in Nebraska. Lucky for me my mom made these from scratch but we could also go to the local …

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