In The News:

As a family business, we know the importance of community. We provided close to 100 pounds of Perfect Pierogies to the Beausejour and Area Food Bank in the Fall of 2020. Community development is what we hang our hats on. During COVID-19 we were happy to extend our business to help those in the community in need. Have a listen to our interview with CJOB below.

Perfect Pierogies Wants to Feed Those in Need

CEO of Perfect Pierogies, James Aitkenhead, shares what people can expect at his vendor at the Love Local Manitoba market on March 6, 2020 on Global News Winnipeg.

Perfect Pierogies at Love Local Manitoba Market

Our CEO James Aitkenhead is making a delicious Perfect Pierogies Lasagna on CTV Winnipeg. Find out how to make this wonderful recipe.

The Perfect Pierogies Lasagna Recipe

We are so thankful to both Sobey’s and the Winnipeg Free Press for this awesome coverage about our company.

Program Helps Sobeys Boost Local Products

It is always terrific to be supported by Canadian media for our products and service. Here are a few of our favorites:

Global News for Thanksgiving 2015
Yahoo Canada: Perogies on the Prairies

Yahoo Canada featured Perfect Pierogies as one of the best Manitoba food and cultural items for your dinner table.

We love being a part of everything local in Manitoba, so a great fit for us was to be featured with the Love Local Manitoba event every spring in Winnipeg.

Metro News 2015
Metro News 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press did an outstanding article about our story. They fell in love with our founders and scrumptious pierogies.

Winnipeg Free Press: Perogies

Pierogies truly are a staple food at any table over the Holiday season. Breakfast Television featured our yummy goodness on their show in December of 2014.

Breakfast Television: Ukrainian Christmas Dishes


Congratulations to one of our Founders, Lawrence Porhownik, for winning the Food and Beverage Manitoba Industry Mentor Award for 2017!

2017 Harvesting Excellence Industry Awards

In February of 2015 the Manitoba Food Processors Association held their annual awards gala in support of the food industry in Manitoba. The MFPA boasts over 270 members including over 185 food processors and producers from all corners of this province – companies of all sizes, from global brands to farm-based start-ups. This year, Perfect Pierogies took home TWO AWARDS. First, the Local Favourite Award as the Local Favourite Food, recognized as an iconic Manitoba food product.

Secondly, and equally as important, was our own Marge Waldner’s win for  the Outstanding Employee Award, presented to her recognizing she has gone above and beyond the ‘call of duty’ to help increase profitability, safety, productivity and morale in the workplace.

The Spirit of the Ukraine is one of Winnipeg’s Top Folklorama Pavillions. This year, we won VOTER’s CHOICE for BEST FOOD PRODUCT of Folklorama brought to you by the Winnipeg Free Press for our delicious grub!


Who doesn’t love a great food blog? We definitely do! Thanks to these talented food bloggers for their coverage of Perfect Pierogies:

Shel’s Kitchen: Perfect Pierogy Bake