DEPRESSION ERA KOLACHES

DEPRESSION ERA KOLACHES

2 c. scaled milk cooled to lukewarm; add 1 cake yeast and 2 T. sugar out of 1/2 c. Add flour to make a soft sponge; let rise 1 hour. Add 1 beaten edd, rest of sugar, 4 T. melted lard and salt. Make a very soft dough; let rasie 1 1/2 hours. Makes 30. Add cinnamon and vanilla to prune filling.

FILLINGS:

Prune filling:
Cook:
1 c. prunes

Add: 1/2 c. orange juice

Mix:
1 T. flour - with
1/2 c. sugar
1/8 t. salt

Cook until thick.

Add:
1/2 c. nuts, chopped
some cinnamon
some vanilla

Apricot filling:
Cook:
1 lb. apricots, dried

Add:
1/2 c. orange juice
1/2 c. water

Mix:
1 c. sugar
2 T. flour
1/8 t. salt
1 t. orange rind

Cook until thick.