Judas is favorite Easter pastry known already for a few centuries.
recipe,Pastry,Easter recipes,Czech cuisine
No. of servings
1 h. 30 min.
|All-purpose flour / plain flour||500||g|
|Semi skimmed milk 1,5%||250||ml|
Stir 1 tablespoon of sugar, fresh yeast into 100 ml of warmish milk and prepare leaven.
2. Dough preparation
To make a dough, mix flour, butter, lemon zest, vanilla sugar, remaining milk and granulated sugar. Add egg yolks and a pinch of salt.
Mix it well and knead the dough. Let it rise at the warm place for about 30 minutes.
4. Creating Judas
Split the dough into 10 pieces, shape the roll from each one and form braid, spiral or knot.
chicken egg 1 pc
Line baking tin with parchment paper, place Judas on. Brush them with beaten egg. Sprinkle some of them with poppy seed. Bake at 355°F (180°C) for about 20 minutes.