Cirak (Slovak Easter Cheese) Egg Roll

“We always made this from the time I was little. I now carry on the tradition. My mother called seedik. I'm spelling it like she pronounced it. It really does taste like cheese. It is always served on Easter with Ham.”
READY IN:
17mins
SERVES:
10
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Pour milk into saucepan and bring to boil.
  2. Beat eggs slightly (I use a wire whisk and incorporate all the whites).
  3. Gradually add to the milk.
  4. Add pepper and salt.
  5. Stir constantly so mixture will not scorch.
  6. mixture will get thick.
  7. Pour mixture into a linen towel, (Can use cheesecloth).
  8. squeeze and tie tightly.
  9. Hang from faucet and let drain for two hours.
  10. Cover with wet napkin
  11. Place in refrigerator.

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