Cheater Pierogi Recipe


Cheater Pierogi Recipe

Traditional pierogi – while delicious – can be time consuming to make. This short cut pierogi recipe is a quick recipe that will satisfy your pierogi cravings, without all the work. Simple to make, these cheater pierogi can be eaten immediately or frozen for later use.

Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 3 Minutes

Ingredients:

1 cup Dry Cottage Cheese
¼ cup Sour Cream (do not use low fat, or light)
1 tsp Dill Weed, dried
1 tsp Salt
5 cups Water, divided
16 Won Ton Wrappers (1 package, round or square)

Directions:

• Place dry cottage cheese in a large bowl.
• Add sour cream, salt and dill to cottage cheese. Mix very well.
• Place a cup of water in a small bowl, set aside.
• Lay out individual won ton wrappers, using about 6 at a time.
• Spoon 1 tablespoon of cottage cheese filling mixture into the center of each wrapper.
• Using a small brush or your finger, wet the outer edges of the won tons lightly.
• Take one end and fold over the cheese to form a dumpling. Press well (use fork tines) to stick together.
• Continue this process until all the cheese is used.
• Won tons can be be wrapped and frozen for later use.
• To prepare:
• In a medium pot, heat 4 cups of water.
• When the water comes to a rolling boil, give the water a stir with a spoon and slowly and gently drop the pierogis into the water, cooking 6 at a time.
• Let the cheater pierogi cook for 2 – 3 minutes and remove from water with a slotted spoon.
• Serve hot with a dollop of sour cream. You can also garnish with fried onions and bacon bits if desired.

• Makes 8 servings Cheater Pierogi

Cheater Pierogi Recipe. Traditional pierogi - while delicious - can be time consuming to make. This short cut pierogi recipe is a quick recipe that will satisfy your pierogi cravings, without all the work. Simple to make, these cheater pierogi can be eaten immediately or frozen for later use.





I love pierogi, but it can be a PITA to make. Time consuming, messy – delicious comes at a cost. However, these cheater pierogi are different, and in a pinch can definitely satisfy that pierogi craving until you have time to make a batch or two of the real ones.

Give these a go. They are definitely unique, flavorful, and fabulous!

Cheater Pierogi Recipe. Traditional pierogi - while delicious - can be time consuming to make. This short cut pierogi recipe is a quick recipe that will satisfy your pierogi cravings, without all the work. Simple to make, these cheater pierogi can be eaten immediately or frozen for later use.


Cheater Pierogi Mise en Place:

• Large Bowl
Measuring Cup
• Small Bowl
Measuring Spoons
Pastry Brush
• Medium Pot

Cheater Pierogi Ingredients:

• 1 cup Dry Cottage Cheese
• ¼ cup Sour Cream (do not use low fat, or light)
• 1 tsp Dill Weed, dried
• 1 tsp Salt
• 5 cups Water, divided
• 16 Won Ton Wrappers (1 package, round or square)

Cheater Pierogi Recipe. Traditional pierogi - while delicious - can be time consuming to make. This short cut pierogi recipe is a quick recipe that will satisfy your pierogi cravings, without all the work. Simple to make, these cheater pierogi can be eaten immediately or frozen for later use.


Cheater Pierogi Recipe. Traditional pierogi - while delicious - can be time consuming to make. This short cut pierogi recipe is a quick recipe that will satisfy your pierogi cravings, without all the work. Simple to make, these cheater pierogi can be eaten immediately or frozen for later use.


• Place dry cottage cheese in a large bowl.
• Add sour cream, salt and dill to cottage cheese. Mix very well.

Cheater Pierogi Recipe. Traditional pierogi - while delicious - can be time consuming to make. This short cut pierogi recipe is a quick recipe that will satisfy your pierogi cravings, without all the work. Simple to make, these cheater pierogi can be eaten immediately or frozen for later use.


• Place a cup of water in a small bowl, set aside.

Cheater Pierogi Recipe. Traditional pierogi - while delicious - can be time consuming to make. This short cut pierogi recipe is a quick recipe that will satisfy your pierogi cravings, without all the work. Simple to make, these cheater pierogi can be eaten immediately or frozen for later use.


• Lay out individual won ton wrappers, using about 6 at a time.
• Spoon 1 tablespoon of cottage cheese filling mixture into the center of each wrapper.

Cheater Pierogi Recipe. Traditional pierogi - while delicious - can be time consuming to make. This short cut pierogi recipe is a quick recipe that will satisfy your pierogi cravings, without all the work. Simple to make, these cheater pierogi can be eaten immediately or frozen for later use.


• Using a small brush or your finger, wet the outer edges of the won tons lightly.

Cheater Pierogi Recipe. Traditional pierogi - while delicious - can be time consuming to make. This short cut pierogi recipe is a quick recipe that will satisfy your pierogi cravings, without all the work. Simple to make, these cheater pierogi can be eaten immediately or frozen for later use.


• Using a small brush or your finger, wet the outer edges of the won tons lightly.
• Take one end and fold over the cheese to form a dumpling. Press well (use fork tines) to stick together.
• Continue this process until all the cheese is used.

Cheater Pierogi Recipe. Traditional pierogi - while delicious - can be time consuming to make. This short cut pierogi recipe is a quick recipe that will satisfy your pierogi cravings, without all the work. Simple to make, these cheater pierogi can be eaten immediately or frozen for later use.


• To prepare:
• In a medium pot, heat 4 cups of water.
• When the water comes to a rolling boil, give the water a stir with a spoon and slowly and gently drop the pierogis into the water, cooking 6 at a time.
• Let the cheater pierogi cook for 2 – 3 minutes and remove from water with a slotted spoon.

Cheater Pierogi Recipe. Traditional pierogi - while delicious - can be time consuming to make. This short cut pierogi recipe is a quick recipe that will satisfy your pierogi cravings, without all the work. Simple to make, these cheater pierogi can be eaten immediately or frozen for later use.


• Serve hot with a dollop of sour cream. You can also garnish with fried onions and bacon bits if desired.

• Makes 8 servings Cheater Pierogi

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  1. Brett Martin says:

    Thanks so much for joining us at Delicious Dishes! We love your Cheater Pierogi recipe and hope you’ll join us again this week!

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