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Pierogies ala Grandma Melisz Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Nick Supron

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Dough:
2 ˝ pounds flour
1 egg
Salt

Make well in flour and put in egg and salt.
Mix gently with cold water to form dough. Roll out and cut circles with glass.

Filling:
Approximately 4 lbs potatoes, cooked and mashed
1 lb. American Cheese

Directions:
Directions:
Place filling dough circle, fold and seal. (When the two ends of the half circle are also pinched together you have a sow’s ear!)

Boil Pierogies gently in large pot of water, about 5 minutes (they will float). Drain with slotted wooden utensil or colander.

Fry with lots of butter and onions. Or, cool with lots of butter and freeze in bags.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This is the closest thing we could get to a recipe. The last time I made these with Grandma, we tried to measure the ingredients. She doesn’t use a bowl, she just mixes it on the counter.

 

 

 

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