Chicken And Dumplings Recipe

Your finish dinner in one pot! This meal has been a family bestloved for years, it appeals to the meat and potato lovers and is likewise rather low fat. It is quick and easy to assemble in the morning and may be left to cook all day in your slow cooker. Add the dumpling batter to the pot ½ hour before dinner. Serves 6.

Stew:

3-4 medium potatoes, cut into little chunks

3-4 stalks of celery, sliced

2 cups of whole baby carrots

1 ½ cups frozen peas

1 ½ lb boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into chunks

1 may low fat cream of chicken soup

1 may low fat cream of celery soup

½ cup low fat milk

½ cup water

1-2 tsp poultry seasoning (according to taste)

½ tsp fresh ground pepper

Dumplings:

1 ½ cups all aim flour

1 tsp salt

3 ½ tsp baking powder

2 tsp parsley

1 egg, beaten

3 tbsp melted butter or margarine

2/3-1 cup milk

Directions:

1. Put potatoes, celery, carrots and chicken into the slow cooker.

2. Mix soups, seasonings, milk and water together and pour over vegetables and chicken.

3. Cook on low for 7-8 hours or until chicken is cooked and vegetables are tender. (You may cook on high for 4-5 hours but results are better on low).

4. Add peas for the duration of the last ½ hour of cooking.

5. To make the dumpling batter: mix flour, salt, baking powder & parsley together; add egg, melted butter and milk to arid ingredients. Use sufficient milk to make a soft dough.

6. Turn heat on slow cooker to high and drop 6 spoonfuls of the batter on top of stew.

7. Cover and cook for approx. 30 minutes or until dumplings are well done. (The dumplings will exaggerate to touch each other for the duration of the cooking, so distinguished them with a knife with regards to half way through to make sure the dough on the sides gets cooked as well).

Hint: Check the stew before you add the dumpling batter to make sure there is a great deal of liquid. You may add a may of chicken broth or water if necessary to make sure you have lots of gravy once the dumplings are cooked.

Enjoy!

Chicken And Dumplings Recipe

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Chicken And Dumplings Recipe

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Chicken And Dumplings Recipe

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Chicken And Dumplings Recipe

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