GG's Chicken and Dumplings

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Dene Mitzel

By
@DeneMi

This is my grandma's chicken and dumpling recipe. (My daughter called her GG for "Great Grandma") When I was little we frequently had this after church for Sunday dinner. It was my favorite,and I usually requested it! Everytime I make it I think of my grandma and miss her dearly!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
10-12
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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1 stick
butter
1
large onion, chopped
1
bell pepper, chopped
4-5
celery stalks, chopped
1
whole chicken, cut into pieces
1/2 gal
water
salt and pepper
1/2 c
flour
1-2 can(s)
biscuits

How to Make GG's Chicken and Dumplings

Step-by-Step

  • 1Melt butter in a large pot and saute onion, bell pepper, and celery until tender but not browned.
  • 2Add chicken pieces and water; Cover and boil until chicken is tender and falls off bone. (about 1 hour)
  • 3Remove chicken pieces and reserve one cup of the broth.
  • 4Remove chicken from bones and add back to the pot.
  • 5Gradually add the flour to the reserved broth, stirring until smooth; add back to the pot.
  • 6Add salt and pepper to taste.
  • 7Bring mixture to a simmer; cut desired amount of biscuits into quarters and add to the mixture; let simmer about 10 minutes or until biscuits are done.

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About GG's Chicken and Dumplings

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tags: For Kids, Heirloom
Hashtags: #comfort, #chicken, #soup




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