Tag Archives: Vareniki

Strawberry dumplings – Delicious treat from Ukraine

Varenyky are a part of national Ukrainian cuisine. For many Ukrainians, sweet dumplings were a favorite food in childhood, which today brings nostalgia and happy memories. Isn’t it great when a dish can take you back to a certain period and place of your life?...

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10 astonishing facts about Ukrainian varenyky

Varenyky (vareniki/dumplings) are known all over the world and Ukraine is the motherland for this wonderful dish. The national love immortalized varenyky in poems, songs, movies, and even monuments!

1. Varenyky are popular across the globe, and abroad they have other names, shapes, and...

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Potato varenyky with champignons and cheese

Have you already tried Ukrainian traditional food - varenyky (which are sometimes called pierogies)? But I can bet your bottom dollar that you haven’t eaten baked potato pierogies with champignons! If you want to find out how to cook these amazing pierogies with potato and onion...

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Varenyky with potato

Dumplings recipeIngredients: Filling
  • 8 potatoes
  • 2 bulb onions
  • 3 tbsp sunflower oil (refined)
  • 10 g of dairy butter
  • a pinch of salt
  • 0.5 tsp of black ground pepper
  • sour cream - to taste
Dough
  • 1 glass of kefir
  • ...
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