comfort food recipe

Homemade Chicken and  Dumplings

Ready to learn to cook chicken and dumplings?

EASY RECIPE

You can make all the parts (broth, dumplings and chicken) ahead of time

CLEAR INSTRUCTIONS

Everything you need to make fluffy dumplings that don't fall apart!

FLAVORFUL BROTH

The broth for the dumplings is flavorful and super easy to make...and you can use rotisserie chicken!

Shred cooked chicken (either rotisserie or homemade)

STUFF TO DO

Gather all your ingredients and a big mixing bowl.

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INGREDIENTS

chicken breasts celery onion carrots garlic flour thyme chicken broth apple cider vinegar ricotta con latte salt + pepper parmesan fresh parsley egg

01

WHAT YOU'LL NEED

broth base

Saute chopped carrots, onion and celery in some butter for 5 minutes. Add garlic and thyme.

02

WHAT YOU'LL DO

broth base

Sprinkle in some flour and stir for 2 minutes to cook off the flour taste making a roux.

03

WHAT YOU'LL DO

broth base

Pour in the chicken broth and a little apple cider vinegar for some tang and bite.

04

WHAT YOU'LL DO

make the dumplings

Whisk an egg in a medium mixing bowl until blended and add ricotta - MAKES FLUFFY DUMPLINGS!

05

WHAT YOU'LL DO

make the dumplings

Stir in the flour and some fresh parsley.

06

WHAT YOU'LL DO

cook the dumplings

Drop the dumplings from a heaping soup spoon into the simmering broth and cook for about 10-12 minutes.

07

WHAT YOU'LL DO

Keep the lid on the pot while cooking the dumplings so that they cook on top!

Dumpling Tip

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Serve with a green salad for the best comfort food meal!

Meet Lori

I believe good comfort food is approachable, has a kiss of Italian flavor, and shouldn't take hours to make. Grab a seat at the table!