Polish Kolachki (Kolaczki)

Sandra B.

By
@sandy19

I bake these cookies every year around Christmas.I baked them today and my husband said that these are the best.We get together with my friend Susie and she bakes 4 kinds of cookies. I do the same and then we split them. So we have 8 different kinds of cookies in one day. When the kids come from school, it is a big surprise for them. Sometimes they help too.


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Serves:

36

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2 stick
butter,soft
1(8oz) pkg
cream cheese,room temp.
1
yolk
1 Tbsp
sugar
1 tsp
baking powder
1 1/2 c
all purpose flour
2(10oz) jar(s)
maraschino cherry
confectioners' sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Mix the first 4 ingredients. Add flour and baking powder.
2
On a lightly floured surface, roll the dough into a 12 by 10 rectangle. Cut into 2-inch squares. Overlap two opposite corners of the dough and pinch tightly to seal.
3
Place 1 inch apart on greased cookie sheet.Bake
Drain the maraschino cherries. Cut each cherry in half and put on the halves opposite sides of the pinched center.Bake in 375 F for 10- 13 minutes.
After you bake you can sprinkle the cookies with powdered sugar. Enjoy!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: Polish
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian