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Delicious Dishes For The Perfect Night In

When planning a get-together with friends, finding the right playlist and inviting your favorite people over is easy, but planning the perfect menu can be daunting.

Whether it’s game day, the season premiere of your favorite show or just a casual night in, if you’re craving something satisfying and delicious, one simple solution is Mrs. T’s Pierogies.

You can easily add a creative twist to your menu by serving up bite-sized Bacon-Wrapped Pierogies, featuring Classic Cheddar Mini Pierogies, which are perfect for sharing. Or try adding some flare to your nachos by substituting chips with pierogies. Available in 15 tasty varieties, these potato-filled pasta shells are loaded with flavor and are the perfect canvas for all your favorite ingredients and spices.
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Bacon-Wrapped Pierogies
Prep time: 15 minutes
Total time: 32 minutes
Servings: 4

    1. Heat oven to 400° F.
    2. Spray baking sheet with nonstick cooking spray. Defrost pierogies by placing in boiling water for 2 minutes or refrigerating overnight.
    3. Wrap half slices of bacon around each pierogy. Arrange pierogies on baking sheet. Sprinkle with brown sugar, if desired. Bake 16-18 minutes, or until golden brown, turning once.

Optional: Saute wrapped pierogies 8 minutes, or grill 5 minutes until browned.

Pierogy Nachos
Prep time: 5 minutes
Total time: 20 minutes
Servings: 4


  • 2          boxes (16 ounces each) Mrs. T’s Classic Cheddar Pierogies
  • 2          tablespoons butter
  • 1 1/2    cups canned black beans, drained and rinsed
  • 3/4       cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
  • Pico de Gallo (recipe below)
  • guacamole (recipe below)
  • sour cream (optional)
  • pickled jalapeno peppers (optional)

Pico de Gallo:

  • 2          Roma tomatoes, seeded and diced
  • 1          small, diced red onion
  • 2          tablespoons chopped cilantro
  • 1 1/2    teaspoons lime juice
  • 1/4       teaspoon salt


  • 1          small, ripe avocado
  • 1          seeded and minced jalapeno
  • 1/2       Roma tomato, seeded and chopped
  • 2          tablespoons thinly sliced green onion
  • 1          tablespoon chopped cilantro
  • 2          teaspoons lime juice
  • salt, to taste
  • pepper, to taste
  1. To make nachos: Saute pierogies in butter over medium heat, approximately 8 minutes on both sides.
  2.  Preheat broiler. On large, oven-safe plate, arrange hot pierogies; sprinkle with black beans and Monterey Jack cheese.
  3. Broil until cheese is melted and bubbly. Top with Pico de Gallo and guacamole, and sour cream or pickled jalapeno peppers, if desired.
  4. To make Pico de Gallo: Mix together all ingredients and set aside. Serve on top of pierogies.
  5. To make guacamole: Cut avocado in half and remove seed. With spoon, scoop out inside; place in bowl.
  6. Mash avocado with fork until slightly chunky.
  7. Mix in jalapeno, tomato, green onion, cilantro, lime juice, salt and pepper. Serve on top of pierogies.

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  • Reply Tara Pittman (@momknowsbest15)

    What an unique way to make nachos. My husband loves Perogies.

    October 25, 2017 at 1:25 pm
  • Reply jmanandmillerbug

    This is perfect! This weekend we have a date night and since money is a little bit slimmer than we wanted to be we are staying in. I will definitely make a fun night with all this food.

    October 25, 2017 at 3:18 pm
  • Reply Alicia Taylor at

    Pierogy Nachos! I am gonna try these. We always have pierogys in our freezer, but I get tired of just sauteing them.

    October 25, 2017 at 3:22 pm
  • Reply jenny at dapperhouse (@dapperhouse)

    I seriously love your pierogies nachos. Can you believe that I had never heard of them until meeting my husband! Our whole family loves them now and I am making this dish!

    October 25, 2017 at 4:45 pm
  • Reply rochelle haynes

    This is looking good and tasty

    October 26, 2017 at 4:21 am
  • Reply Terri Steffes

    These are delightful! I love a good pierogie so this really intrigues me. I know that my husband would love them, too. All the dishes look amazing to me!

    October 26, 2017 at 5:41 am
  • Reply gingermommy

    Ok these all look amazing and would be great snack foods! I am going to have to try these pierogie nachos!

    October 26, 2017 at 8:05 am
  • Reply Venus Fitness-Shannon

    I am Ukrainian so i love pierogies….I am not sure why i have never had them wrapped in bacon….this I MUST TRY!

    October 26, 2017 at 9:56 am
  • Reply Kelly Hutchinson (@KickingWKelly)

    When my sister in law was here, she was talking about making pierogies. I bet she would love the Pierogy Nachos. Yay!

    October 26, 2017 at 7:08 pm
  • Reply Becky Willis

    Pierogies were always something we had Christmas eve. Ours were out of the box like these but not as fancy. I never think of things like this so I definitely will be keeping your ideas in mind this year for a twist on things.

    October 26, 2017 at 8:33 pm
  • Reply TheMrsTee

    Great idea! I love that none of these will keep me in the kitchen but instead let us enjoy the night together and still have a great meal.

    October 26, 2017 at 9:21 pm
  • Reply homemadeforelle

    Now this is the best way I’ve ever seen perogies presented! Yum! I am definitely trying these!

    October 26, 2017 at 11:09 pm
  • Reply Garf

    These food are so mouth watering. They are actually making me hungry right now. I guess it’s time for me to get something to eat.

    October 27, 2017 at 9:08 am
  • Reply Hey Sharonoox

    These looks yummy. I would want to have these on my night in.

    October 27, 2017 at 5:19 pm
  • Reply Anne Yedlin

    Both these dishes look really good. I think i’m gonna try the Pierogy Nachos first! Yummmm

    October 27, 2017 at 6:52 pm
  • Reply Bobbi

    I love a good night in and cooking together. I am going to have to try these out.

    October 27, 2017 at 7:11 pm
  • Reply TColeman

    I know that with our busy schedules finding time to have a good meal together is far and few. These all look so good.

    October 27, 2017 at 7:13 pm
  • Reply Fashionable Librarian

    I love the Saute wrapped pierogies . Never heard of them but this looks super delicious and totally easy to make…

    October 28, 2017 at 11:18 am
  • Reply Befitting Style

    Fun bites like this is what I love when having a night in. No need for a whole regular plate of food.

    October 28, 2017 at 12:21 pm
  • Reply MakeItWithMissy

    My daughter would love those nachos! I never thought to make something like that with pierogies.

    October 28, 2017 at 1:06 pm
  • Reply Jackie

    My family would love those Pierogy Nachos. What a fun idea!

    October 29, 2017 at 6:36 am
  • Reply Nicole - Miss Sparkle

    Yummy, they look easy to make and the perfect choice for having some friends over without spending hours in the kitchen before.

    October 30, 2017 at 9:38 am
  • Reply Nicole

    These looks so delicious! I’m love the pierogy nachos. Who doesn’t love an easy dinner for a fun night in?! I’ll definitely be trying these out, thanks for sharing!

    November 1, 2017 at 9:04 pm
  • Reply Michelle Johnson

    Mmm…perogi nachos is a must try, love these recipes

    November 3, 2017 at 4:39 pm
  • Reply Nicole Sender

    Never thought of using perogi’s for this type of meal. Thanks for the idea.

    November 11, 2017 at 12:41 pm
  • Reply Darcy L Koch

    My mouth began to water as soon as I saw the bacon wrapped pierogies. And it didn’t stop there.

    November 12, 2017 at 12:46 pm
  • Reply Dee Johnson

    Definitely looks great for a night in. I just love nachos and guacamole!

    November 14, 2017 at 10:37 am
  • Reply Sarah Mathias

    The Bacon-Wrapped Pierogies look so good and easy. You can’t go wrong with cheese and bacon.

    November 15, 2017 at 4:06 pm
  • Reply Mary Gardner

    This looks like something my family would enjoy very much. Especially with the addition of bacon!

    November 19, 2017 at 3:40 pm
  • Reply Nicole Lancaster

    My family loves Pierogies. I never thought to use them in those ways. I will have to try the Pierogy Nachos. They look delicious.

    November 21, 2017 at 11:53 am
  • Reply Leigh Anne

    I have never had this before. I have seen these in store but have never made them.

    November 23, 2017 at 12:18 pm
  • Reply James Robert

    I have to say, my kids LOVE these pierogies, the original cheddar ones but I never thought of something like this. They are huge bacon fans as well. I need to make this Thanks so much for sharing.

    December 29, 2017 at 2:29 am
  • Reply Mary benack

    Great nite in. Meals. I. Love them all now all i need is. A nite in alone. Its. Been a while

    December 29, 2017 at 8:15 am

    Perogies I never knew they existed!

    December 31, 2017 at 11:13 am
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