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n. (alternative form of kalach English)


A Kolach (plural kolache, also spelled kolace or kolacky , from the Czech and Slovak plural koláče, sg. koláč) is a type of pastry that holds a dollop of fruit, rimmed by a puffy pillow of supple dough. Originating as a semisweet wedding dessert from Central Europe, they have become popular in parts of the United States. The name originates from the Old Slavonic word kolo (коло) meaning "circle", "wheel".

Usage examples of "kolach".

She could make onion rolls and kolaches and a dozen other melt-in-your-mouth delicacies, all variations of the same sweet dough, just as easily.

Apparently she was tiring of serving up pots of coffee and plates of kolaches to the good officers.

She had been serving Ferlinghetti and Rainer four-year-old canned decaf from the back of the refrigerator and stale kolaches someone had brought her after the Polish Festival in June.