I've always just baked pierogies with sauce in a casserole dish, but when researching this article, I fried them too. Now I'm in love! You can pan fry frozen pierogies in a butter and olive oil combination. The pasta gets slightly crisp but stays tender, and the filling turns meltingly creamy. So try some of these easy recipes using pierogies and shake up your recipe repertoire.
Start With Pierogies
- Creamy Tomato Pierogie Casserole
This fabulous casserole is rich, creamy, and festive enough for company, but easy enough so even non-cooks can make it!
- Fried Pierogies with Butternut Squash
This simple recipe just blows me away. I love that you can fry frozen stuffed pasta and it turns out so perfect. The pierogies absorb the butter and become crisp and slightly chewy, with a super creamy center. Yum.
- Pierogie Mac and Cheese
Wow, talk about taking decadence to the next level! What could make mac and cheese better? Add some stuffed pasta! I love this super easy recipe.
- Potato Pierogies Casserole
This simple four ingredient recipe takes about 3 minutes to put together. You can use any frozen vegetable in place of the sugar snap peas if you'd like.
- Fried Pierogies with Blue Cheese Dip
This easy appetizer recipes is fabulous. You can serve simply fried pierogies with any dip. The mild pasta is the perfect foil for any cuisine's flavors.
- Pesto Skillet Pierogies
You didn't think I could put together a collection of pasta recipes with pesto, did you? This simple recipe is delicious.
- Pierogie Carbonara
Carbonara is just a mixture of bacon, eggs, and cream added to hot cooked pasta. The eggs form a creamy sauce on the pasta for a satisfying and simple main dish.
- Sausage and Pierogie Stir-Fry
Bratwurst, onion, and bell peppers turn frozen pierogies into a treat. This easy skillet meal takes about half an hour, start to finish.