Chicken and dumplings

Chicken And Dumplings Recipe

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jeanne fowler


Almost all the family love chicken and dumplings.I overheard my great grand kids, on the way home from church, saying, I hope memaw has chicken pie...oh no, I hope she has dumplings. Maybe she'll have both!!!


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1 Hr
10 Min


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2 Tbsp
butter, cold
21/4 c
self rising flour
3 can(s)
(14.5) chicken broth
1/4 c
all veg shortening ( crisco)
1/4 tsp
black pepper
1/2 c
2 c
cooked, diced chicken

How to Make Chicken and dumplings


  • 1Melt butter in dutch oven. Whisk in 1/4 cup flour.stir, making a roux. Lower heat and add all milk, except 1/2 cup. Bring to a boil and remove from heat.
  • 2place 2 cups flour in a lg bowl. Cut in shortening with 2 knives, until size of peas. Stir in chicken broth and mix until dough leaves sides of bowl.
  • 3Turn dough onto a lightly floured surface. Knead a few times and roll out to about an 1/8 of an inch. Cut into strips,about 2 x1 inch.Return broth to a boil and add dumplings, one at a time.
  • 4Cover;reduce heat to low. Simmer 10 min, stir occasionaly. add pepper, milk and chicken. Cook about 5 more min.

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About Chicken and dumplings

Course/Dish: Chicken

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