Each year, in October, my 3 aunts, my mother and myself get together to make pierogies from my great grandmother’s recipe. This year, 10 pounds of potatoes, 3 pounds of cheese and 8 (or 9) batches of dough got us 428 pierogies.
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October has come and gone this year and as always, there were pierogies rolled, stuffed and pinched. We have already eaten through the stash I brought home, eaten them pan fried with butter and onions (or leeks), tossed with seasonal greens, with a side of… Read more
10 pounds of potatoes, 30 dollars worth of American cheese, 8.5 batches of dough, 365 pierogies and 290 bubulkies were rolled, filled and pinched by aunts, mom and myself.