Nut filling

Many of these recipes seem to work with others in the collection, such as this one for nut filling. It could go well with Verne’s Basic Dough, Poppy Seed Rolls, or any of the kolacky recipes. Nut Filling 1 lb walnuts (ground) 2 egg whites ( beaten with fork) 1 c sugar 2 T honey … Continue reading

Verne’s Cottage Cheese Filling

I teased you recently about a filling for Verne’s Basic Dough and here it is. This filling contains a neutral flavored cheese, sweetened and then with coconut and raisins. To me, that does not sound like something I want to eat, but that’s probably because I don’t like coconut. You could probably omit that easily. … Continue reading


Here’s another copy of the Mary Barns koolich recipe. It is a little more organized although it seems to be identical. In looking for images of what these breads look like, I found several¬†images showing the koolich surrounded with colored Easter eggs. I also found a wonderful article from the St. Petersburg Times covering a … Continue reading