Recipe courtesy of Nick Shust
Show: Emeril Live
Episode: Russian Cuisine
Lillian's Potato and Cheese Pirogies
Total:
1 hr 25 min
Active:
40 min
Level:
None
Total:
1 hr 25 min
Active:
40 min
Level:
None

Ingredients

For the filling:

Directions

In a mixing bowl, combine the water, oil and egg. Mix well. Add the salt and 3 cups of the flour. Mix until the dough comes together and form a smooth ball (see Cook's Note). Cover with plastic wrap and allow to rest for 30 minutes. For the filling: Pass the potatoes through a hand ricer. In a bowl combine the potatoes, cheese and oil. Mix well. Season with salt and pepper. Set aside. Turn the dough out onto a floured surface and roll to a square, about 14 inches and 1/4-inch thick. Cut the dough into3 inch squares. Place a spoonful of the filling in the center of each square. Wet the edges of the dough with a little water and fold the dough over to form triangle. Seal the edges completely. Bring a pot of salt water to a boil. Add the triangles and cook for about 4 to 5 minutes or until the triangles float for 1 minute. Remove and drain on paper towels. In a large skillet, melt half of the butter. Pan-fry the dumplings in batches. Cook until golden both sides, about 2 minutes. Remove and drain on paper towels. Season with salt. Serve warm with the sour cream and pickled red onions.

Cook's Note

If the dough is too sticky-add a little more flour, about 1/4 cup at a time.

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Pushable Rose Pops 00:48

Cool off this summer with these raspberry gelatin and rose cake pops.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Quinoa Salad with Asparagus, Goat Cheese and Black Olives

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Sweet Potato-Pecan Casserole

Recipe courtesy of Ellie Krieger

Cheddar Cheese Taco Shells

Creamy Dijon-Dill Potato Salad

Recipe courtesy of Dave Lieberman

Lobster Mac and Cheese

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Grilled Corn and Cheese Cakes

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Baked Macaroni and Cheese

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Classic Southern Macaroni and Cheese

Recipe courtesy of Virginia Willis

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Get Cooking

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.