Southern Chicken and Dumplings Recipe

Southern Chicken and Dumplings Recipe

Total Time

02:15 mins

Preparation 00:15 mins

Cooking 02:00 mins

Recipe ingredients:

Preparation of the recipe:

Combine chicken, salt and pepper in a large pot and cover with water. Cook until chicken is tender.

Remove chicken from water.

Remove bone and skin.

Set chicken aside (while chicken is cooking, prepare dumplings.).

Dumplings: In a large bowl, mix flour, salt, baking powder and shortening with a fork.

Add egg and 1/2 cup milk; mix to form dough.

Roll dough to 1/4-inch thickness on floured surface.

Cut into four-inch strips with sharp knife.

Drop dumplings into simmering chicken broth.

Cover and simmer until dumplings are done.

Add chicken to dumplings and 1 cup milk.

Cook slowly for 10 minutes.

Source: Food.com: Southern Chicken and Dumplings Recipe