Potato Dumplings w/ Cabbage & Apples

I don't know about you but I love perogies. I loved them as a kid and still do. Usually I eat them pan fried but when I saw this recipe in Good House Keeping Family Vegetarian Cooking cookbook, I decided to give this new twist a try.

Cutting the cabbage is pretty much the most time consuming part. So if you want to make this during the week when you might not have a lot of time between getting home and putting dinner on the table, you can always clean and cut the cabbage ahead of time and store in a plastic baggie until you need it. I not only found this recipe easy to make but it tasted good too (I ended up going for seconds). I loved the contrast to the cheesy potato dumplings to the sweet tart apples.

  • 1 (16-19 oz) package onion and cheese perogies
  • 1 Tbsp. butter/margarine
  • 1 small yellow onion, thinly sliced
  • 1 small (1 1/2 lb) head of green cabbage, cored and thinly sliced
  • 1/2 c. vegetable stock
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 2 apples, 1/4" wedges
  • 2 tsp. apple cider vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. dill
  1. In a large sauce pot, cook perogies according to directions on package.
  2. Meanwhile in 12" skillet melt butter over med-low heat. Add onion and cook, stirring occasionally until tender and lightly browned.
  3. Increase heat to medium and add cabbage, broth and salt and cook until cabbage is tender, about 10 minutes. While cabbage is cooking, core and cut apples into wedges.
  4. Add apples and vinegar to skillet and cook until the apples soften, about 5 minutes.
  5. Drain perogies, toss with cabbage mixture and dill.

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April said...

Looks good! I'm not a huge cabbage fan, but I do love perogies!

Frugally Green Mom

Chaya said...

I love pirogies also. I made a dish like this, a long time ago, but I don't have the recipe. I know I loved it.Thanks for giving me back my recipe or one close enough to it, so I can make it again.

Gloria said...

Thnaks for stopping by , these perogles look delicious! gloria

Kathleen said...

Oh man! I love everything about this! Super YUM

Sara @ Saucy Dipper said...

Me and dumplings go way back, but me and cabbage are still coming to terms. Either way, I'd gladly try this, especially if you say it's super YUM :)

Mrs. No-No said...

mmmmmmm.....my hubby is Polish and he LOVES perogies and cabbage - - he would love this twist on the boring way that I usually make them - lol!
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Lisa~~ said...

I forgot all about these perogies, my daughter would love them.

Thanks for stopping by and commenting on my blog. I'm now off to check out all of your recipes.

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