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Georgia's Polish Pierogi Dough Recipe


Polish Pierogi Ruskie

Polish Pierogi Ruskie

© 2011 Barbara Rolek licensed to About.com, Inc.
This recipe for Polish pierogi dough is from my friend Georgia, who inherited it from her father. It's unusual in that it calls for chicken stock. Don't knock it until you've tried it. The resultant dough is smooth and supple. It can be used for sweet or savory pierogi fillings.

Here is a larger photo of pierogi made with Georgia's Polish Pierogi Dough.

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Dough must rest: 10 minutes

Total Time: 30 minutes

Yield: 42 to 60 pierogi


  • 2 large eggs
  • 5 tablespoons sour cream
  • 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 cup chicken broth
  • 4 cups all-purpose flour


  1. In a large bowl, combine eggs, sour cream oil, salt and chicken broth until well mixed. Add flour and knead by hand or in a stand mixer until the dough is smooth. Wrap with plastic and let rest at least 10 minutes. Fill with your favorite pierogi filling.

  2. Follow these steps for rolling, filling and cooking pierogi.

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