Svestkove Knedliky Prune Dumplings

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Total Time
30 mins
12 mins

A Czech dessert that is longed for, lol. The plums used might have been smaller, and how many plums was a guess; no amount was given.

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  1. Mix butter, sugar, flour, baking powder, and salt.
  2. Add milk 1/2 at first up to 3/4 cup you need stiff dough.
  3. Roll dough out on floured board to 3/8 inch thick; cut into 3 inch squares.
  4. Place a blue plum with a teaspoon sugar and sprinkle of cinnamon on each square.
  5. Bring the corners to the top and seal all edges.
  6. Drop in boiling water and boil 10 to 12 minutes. Their plums could have been smaller.
  7. Remove to a platter.
  8. Serve with melted butter, sprinkled with cinnamon and sugar, and surrounded with cottage cheese.