Poppy Seed Filling

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Total time: 5 min

Servings: 4.0 (servings)



Sift the poppy seeds, rinse in cold water, blanch (scald) with boiling hot water, stand for 5 to 7 minutes. Pour off the water. Blanch (scald) again, stand for another 3 minutes, pour off the water repeatedly.

Squeeze the poppy seeds, grind them in a mortar, put them in a saucepan with the sugar, syrup or honey and bring to a boil. Fill the pirogi with the cooled quantity.

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