Ukrainian Christmas Kutya

Recipe by Olha7397
READY IN: 4hrs 30mins
SERVES: 8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Wash wheat in cold water and soak overnight in the 3 to 4 quarts of water.
  • The next day, bring the water to a boil then simmer for 4 to 5 hours, stirring occasionally to prevent sticking.
  • The wheat is ready when the kernels burst open and the fluid is thick and creamy.
  • Chop the poppy seed in a food processor (or coffee grinder) (or you can buy ground poppy seeds in some deli's) and set aside.
  • Mix honey, sugar and hot water.
  • Mix the honey mixture, poppy seeds, and chopped nuts and wheat.
  • More honey can be added to taste.
  • Keep in refrigerator.
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