Chicken and Dumplings

Chicken And Dumplings Recipe

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Debra Davidson

By
@davidsondg

My family like my dumplings and request them periodically.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
3-4
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
3 Hr 30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

2-3 chicken breast skinless
1 tbs, chicken base
2-1/2 c. self rising flour
2-3 tbs crisco shortening or you can use oil
cold water
salt and pepper to taste
1/2 to 1 can evaporated milk or you can use reg. milk if you prefer

How to Make Chicken and Dumplings

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cook chicken breasts in water cover well. Cook until very tender remove from bone if you don't use boneless. Add th chicken base 1Tbs,to the water when you start chicken.
  • 2Mix flour and shortening or oil together. Add very cold water to the mexture to form a firm dough. Roll dough out to thin layer. Cut in strips then small pieces.
  • 3Bring broth to a boil drop dumplings in a few at a time until all are in pot. Adjust temp so dumplings don't boil over cook 10-15 minutes uncovered cover lightly another 10-15 min. add milk stir occ. season with salt and pepper. Add shreddednor small pieces of chicken.

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About Chicken and Dumplings

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American