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The Hungarian word for barbecue is szalonnasütés, which means “bacon cooking,” because the traditional way to cook bacon in Hungary is to hold a piece over an open fire while it cooks.

Szalonna is the Hungarian word for bacon. Bacon is chopped into small pieces cooked over wood fire in cast iron sandwich makers. Drippings are used to cover rye bread then layered with onions & tomatoes and then eaten as an open sandwich.