Are Mrs. T’s Pierogies Low Fat?

Yes, the following Pierogy varieties are low fat: Potato & Onion, Potato & Cheddar, Potato, Cheddar & Jalapeño, Sauerkraut, Potato & Onion Mini Pierogies, Potato & Cheddar Mini Pierogies, Potato, Cheddar & Bacon Mini Pierogies, Potato & 5 Cheese Blend Pierogies made with Whole Grain and Sweet Potato Pierogies made with Whole Grain.

How should I cook Mrs. T’s Pierogies?

There are so many quick and delicious ways to prepare your Pierogies! No matter how you cook them, it’s a smile in every bite!
      For Full-Size Pierogies:
            Sauté frozen Pierogies in skillet with butter or oil. Turn occasionally until golden brown on both sides, approximately 8 minutes.
            Bake frozen Pierogies in a preheated 400° oven on a rimmed baking sheet coated with non-stick spray. Spray both sides of the Pierogies. Bake 18-20 minutes or until Pierogies are puffed and nicely browned. For best results, turn Pierogies over halfway through bake time.
            Boil 2 quarts of water. Add Pierogies and heat for 5-7 minutes. Do NOT bring water back to a boil. Drain.
            Deep Fry frozen Pierogies in 350° oil for 4 minutes until Pierogies float and are crisp.
            Grill (using a counter top "grilling machine") frozen Pierogies for 5 minutes in a preheated grill. For best results, spray both sides of Pierogies with non-stick spray before grilling.
            In a Microwave safe bowl, cover Pierogies completely with water and loosely cover bowl with plastic wrap. Microwave on high approximately 5 minutes; drain.
      For Mini Pierogies:
            Sauté frozen Mini Pierogies in skillet with butter or oil. Turn occasionally until golden brown on both sides, approximately 7-8 minutes.
            Bake frozen Mini Pierogies in a preheated 400° oven on a rimmed baking sheet coated with non-stick spray. Spray both sides of the Mini Pierogies. Bake 16-18 minutes or until Mini Pierogies are puffed and nicely browned. For best results, turn Mini Pierogies over halfway through bake time.
            Boil 1 quart of water. Add Mini Pierogies and heat for 3-5 minutes. Do NOT bring water back to a boil. Drain.
            Deep Fry frozen Mini Pierogies in 350° oil for 3 minutes until Pierogies float and are crisp.
            In a Microwave safe bowl, cover Mini Pierogies completely with water and loosely cover bowl with plastic wrap. Microwave on high approximately 5 minutes; drain.

Can you cook Pierogies in a crock-pot?

Yes! For a quick and easy meal, just add frozen Pierogies to your favorite crock-pot recipe during the last hour of cooking time.

How long can you keep Pierogies once defrosted?

One day is best.

How long can you keep Pierogies after they have been cooked?

Enjoy your Pierogies for three days, as long as they’ve been refrigerated.

I am entertaining. How do I prepare a large quantity of Mrs. T’s Pierogies?

There are two simple ways to prepare Pierogies for a crowd!
1) You will need: 1 (48 count) bag or 4 (1 pound) boxes
Prepare Pierogies according to package directions.  Add 1 cup of water and 1 stick of butter or margarine to cooked Pierogies and toss.  Store in crock pot/warmer for parties or large gatherings.
2) You will need: 1 (72 count) bag or 6 (1 pound) boxes
Prepare Pierogies according to package directions. Add 1.5 cups of water and 2 sticks of butter or margarine to cooked Pierogies and toss.  Store in crock pot/warmer on low heat for parties or large gatherings.

Where do Pierogies originate?

Pierogies are an authentic Eastern European ethnic food and are traditionally found on Polish, Ukrainian, Russian, Slavic, Latvian and Lithuanian tables.

What is the diabetic exchange for Pierogies?

It’s simple! One Mrs. T’s Potato and Cheddar Pierogy is equal to one bread exchange, while three Potato & Onion or Sauerkraut Pierogies are equal to two bread exchanges.

Does Mrs. T’s make a vegetarian Pierogy?

All of Mrs. T’s Pierogies are vegetarian products (except the Bacon & Cheddar Mini Pierogies), so they’re perfect for all your vegetarian food recipes!

Are peanuts or any kind of nuts used in Mrs. T’s recipes or manufacturing?

There are no peanuts, nuts, or nut extracts of any kind in Mrs. T’s Pierogies.

Is Mrs. T’s a Kosher Pierogy?

Mrs. T’s Pierogies are certified Kosher by the Orthodox Union  with the exception of Potato, Broccoli and Cheddar and Potato, Spinach & Feta Pierogies, which are certified by Kosher Overseer’s Dairy.

Mrs. T’s Potato, Cheddar & Bacon Mini Pierogies are not Kosher.

For additional Kosher information on OU Items you may contact The Orthodox Union at http://oukosher.org

For additional Kosher information on Three Line K Kosher Certification Items you may contact threelinek@cox.net

I can only find some of my favorite flavors at the store. How do I get the other flavors?

All of Mrs. T’s delicious Pierogy flavors, as well as Mini Pierogies, can be made available at all stores that carry our product. If you do not see your flavor in stock, please speak with the frozen food manager. The frozen food manager is the person who makes the variety and quantity ordering decisions and may assist you.

Can my family/group tour the Mrs. T’s facility?

We would love to have you, but unfortunately, our production facility is not equipped to give tours.

How can I get a recipe brochure?

For our latest brochure full of fun family recipes, please send a self-addressed stamped envelope to:
MRS. T'S RECIPES
PO BOX 606
SHENANDOAH, PA 17976

How many points on the Weight Watchers® program are Pierogies?

A serving of 3 (4.5oz) Potato & Cheese or Potato & Onion Pierogies is 4 points.

Does Mrs. T’s use any genetically modified organisms in the manufacture of their Pierogies?

Absolutely not! There are no GMOs in the production of Mrs. T's Pierogies.

Do Mrs. T's Pierogies contain MSG?

No MSG is used in the production of Mrs. T's Pierogies.

How long do Mrs. T's Pierogies stay fresh?

Mrs. T's Pierogies have a shelf life of 18 months. You will find an expiration date on the left side panel of all boxes and at the top right corner of all bags.

What can I do if my Pierogies are slightly freezer burned?

Our Pierogies are Instantly Quick Frozen (IQF), which can give the dough a frosty appearance. But don’t worry, your Pierogies are not actually freezer burned!

What can I do if my Pierogies are stuck together?

Place Pierogies in cool water to separate on their own before continuing with one of our quick and simple preparation methods.

What information do I need when contacting Mrs. T’s Pierogies about a product?

When you call 1-800-PIEROGY (1-800-743-7649), please have the expiration date and manufacturing code of your product, as well as the UPC Proof of Purchase. Your expiration date and manufacturing code can be found on the left side panel of the package and on the top right corner on bags, while the UPC Proof of Purchase is located on the bottom panel of all packages and on the back, bottom right side of bags.
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