pierogi

noun
pie·​ro·​gi | \ pə-ˈrō-gē How to pronounce pierogi (audio) , pi- \
variants: or less commonly pirogi
plural pierogi also pierogies

Definition of pierogi

: a case of dough filled with a typically savory filling (as of meat, cheese, or vegetables) and cooked by boiling and then panfrying

Examples of pierogi in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Chefs from 35 Cincinnati area restaurants create signature pierogi. Luann Gibbs, The Enquirer, 8 May 2022 Chefs from 35 Cincinnati area restaurants create signature pierogi. Luann Gibbs, The Enquirer, 8 May 2022 All over Europe, there are linguistic and culinary variations, including the Polish pierogi, the Greek piroska and Cornish pasties. Stefene Russell, The Salt Lake Tribune, 5 June 2022 Chefs from 35 Cincinnati area restaurants create signature pierogi. Luann Gibbs, The Enquirer, 8 May 2022 Entree choices are cod, flounder, baked shrimp or pierogi. Carol Kovach, cleveland, 22 Mar. 2022 And/or, Hyacinth was miraculously able to feed pierogi to his famished flock during a siege by the Mongols. Los Angeles Times, 24 May 2022 Chefs from 35 Cincinnati area restaurants create signature pierogi. Luann Gibbs, The Enquirer, 8 May 2022 Over 40 different chefs have made their signature pierogi. Paul Daugherty, The Enquirer, 5 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of pierogi

1811, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pierogi

Polish, plural of pieróg dumpling, pierogi

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Last Updated

1 Jul 2022

Cite this Entry

“Pierogi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pierogi. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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