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Perishky Recipe

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This recipe for Perishky, by , is from 50th Anniversary August 28, 2020 Middleton-Klassen Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Mom Klassen (Betty)

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Dough:
1 tbsp. yeast
cup warm water
1 tsp. sugar
4 beaten eggs
cup sour cream
4 cups flour
pound lard or margarine
2 tbsp. sugar
1 tsp. salt

Fillings:
Sauerkraut, washed and fried with lots of onions OR meat fill:
1 onion, diced
1 pounds ground beef
1 tsp. minced garlic
1 tsp. beef and steak rub
tsp. salt and pepper to taste
1 cup mashed potatoes (about 3 medium potatoes)

Directions:
Directions:
Dough:
Add the sugar to the warm water and sprinkle the yeast over and let stand 5 - 10 minutes. Add the beaten eggs and sour cream to yeast.
In a separate bowl mix the flour, 2 tbsp. sugar and salt together, cut in the lard or margarine like making pastry, add the blended liquids to the flour mix and and knead with extra flour if needed to make a soft, pliable dough. Store in the fridge.

Meat Filling:
Saute the onion, garlic and beef with the spices. When browned, add the mashed potatoes.

Roll out the dough and cut out 3 inch rounds. Put about 1 tsps filling in and pinch the dough over the filling to form oblongs. Place on a greased baking sheet and brush with oil.
Bake in 400 oven for 18 minutes.

Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
2 hours
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Gramma Betty made these usually for Christmas, always a treat to enjoy.

 

 

 

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