October 8 is National Pierogi Day
October 8 is National Pierogi Day and what better place to celebrate than Buffalo, NY.
Here's some amazing pierogi records:
1. Beata Jasek, Fastest Pierogi Maker - Guinness Book of World Records
Beata Jasek of Poland just recently broke the Guinness World Record after making 1,066 pierogi in under an hour.
2. Rivers Casino, World's Largest Pierogi - Guinness Book of World Records
The world's largest pierogi "weighed 55.79 kg (123 lb) and was achieved by Rivers Casino (USA) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, on 8 October 2014," according to the Guinness Book.
3. Joey Chestnut, Pierogi-Eating Competition - Major League Eating
Joey Chestnut set the record for the most pierogi eaten -- 165 in 8 minutes.