Chicken and Dumplings
Chewy chicken dumplings are one of winter's tastiest meals. From Southern-style to crockpot-style, these easy recipes for chicken dumplings set new standards for comfort food.See Popular Chicken and Dumplings Recipes
Baking these easy dumplings right on top of the simmering stew makes them extra fluffy.
The chicken stock and sour cream both serve a dual purpose here: They moisten the biscuits and enrich the thick, luscious sauce.
From Betty's Soul Food Collection... Leftover chicken goes right into five-star status when you stir it into a hearty soup along with scrumptious dumplings and veggies.
Mmm, dumplings. Even Mom couldn't make this heartwarming soup better--or easier!
From Betty's Soul Food Collection... It's a little bit of heaven in one dish when you serve our Chicken 'n Dumplings with Vegetables. Add a tossed salad with a light vinaigrette dressing and dinner is done.
Practically all cultures have their own version of a dumpling. From Italian gnocchi to Asian potstickers to Indian samosas, dumplings are a universal comfort food, and many were invented as a way of stretching dishes to feed just a few more people or use up bits of leftovers. It's fair to say that chicken and dumplings is the American "dumpling" of choice. The dish is most commonly associated with Southern cooking, though history indicates the recipe may have actually originated with the Pennsylvania Dutch.
Bring a bubbling pot of chicken and dumplings to the dinner table on a cold winter night, and you're an instant hero. There's something about the combination of creamy sauce, tender vegetables, shredded chicken, and fluffy dumplings that lights up every comfort-food button in your body. It's a hearty meal that feels like love in a bowl.
There's a reason that knowing how to make chicken and dumplings is a point of pride among Southerners -- the dish has its own star on the comfort-food walk of fame!
The name itself is ever so comforting: Easy Chicken and Dumplings, and we guess that's because fall is starting to cool things down a bit. What is it about the word "dumpling" that makes you think Mom is trying to warm you up inside before Jack Frost starts nipping at your ears? But there's an even better reason to like this quick and easy dish (click here for the recipe): It's fast.
Does old-fashioned chicken and dumplings bring back memories of dinners at your grandma's house? Try this low-fat recipe and start some traditions of your own.
This fantastic chicken and vegetable stew recipe is comfort food at its finest. Top with tender parsley dumplings for a delicious one-dish meal.
Easy cornmeal dumplings--made with biscuit mix, cornmeal, and cheese--top this savory and quick chicken and vegetable soup.
Adding dumplings to a slow cooker stew is a cinch when you use purchase gnocchi. These Italian dumplings blend beautifully with the chicken, parsnips, and sweet potatoes in the sage-seasoned broth.