Perogies With Cabbage, Bacon and Onions

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I haven't made this yet but it is on my short list of things to try. I love perogies and I love cabbage and to combine them with bacon and onions, well, I just died and went to heaven!

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  • add   20 frozen potato cheese pierogies
  • add   1/4 teaspoon salt
  • add   1 1/2 lbs savoy cabbage, halved, cored and thinly sliced (8 cups)
  • add   1/2 cup chopped fresh dill
  • add   1 large onion
  • add   6 slices bacon
  • add   2 tablespoons olive oil
  • add   1/2 cup water
  • add   4 garlic cloves


  1. Parboil perogies in a 6 to 8 quart pot of boiling salted water, uncovered, stirring occasionally, 1 minute less than package instructions indicate (perogies will not be completely cooked)Transfer with a slotted spoon to a colander to drain.Pat dry.
  2. Heat 1 TBS oil in a 12 inch heavy skillet and saute half of the perogies, turning over once, until golden, about 4 minutes per batch.Transfer to a large platter and cover loosely with foil.Keep warm.Add 1 TBS oil to skillet and cook remaining perogies in same manner.
  3. Cook bacon in same skillet over moderately high heat stirring occasionally until crisp and golden, 6 to 8 minutes, then transfer to paper towels to drain.Pour off all but 1 TBS of fat from skillet, then add remaining oil and saute onion, stirring until golden, about 8 minutes.
  4. Reduce heat to moderate, then stir in garlic, cabbage, water and salt.Cook, covered, stirring occasionally until cabbage is tender, 5 to 7 minutes.Transfer to platter with perogies and sprinkle with bacon and dill.
  5. Serve hot with sour cream if desired.