Poppy seed perogy are traditionally served for Christmas Eve dinner. However, these sweet and delicious dumplings can be enjoyed at any time throughout the year. The poppy seed is a symbol of wealth, prosperity and fertility and the eating of poppy seed perogy on Christmas Eve is supposed to bring happiness to the family for the upcoming year. You’ll find my recipe for perogy dough here.
With all that is currently going on in the world, specifically between Russia and the Ukraine, I felt that I should post this traditional Ukrainian Perogy Dough recipe, along with a variety of fillings, both savory and sweet. The majority of traditional Ukrainian dishes are directly descended from ancient peasant…