Beef Paprika Soup and Dumplings

Total Time
3hrs 30mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 3 hrs

This is considered peasant soup, but I consider it Queen in comfort food.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Using a large soup kettle: Sauté onion and garlic in oil over low heat until soft.
  2. Add paprika. meat, and hot water.
  3. Add Worcestershire sauce, salt, and pepper.
  4. Cover and simmer 2 1/2 to 3 hours.
  5. About 1/2 hour before serving, mix dumpling ingredients together until smooth.
  6. Drop dumplings by spoonful into soup (dip spoon in hot broth occasionally to make it easier to drop dough).
  7. Continue cooking 1/2 hour.


Most Helpful

Flat and tasteless. Hungarians will be insulted that this soup is blamed on them.

Thelma R. April 12, 2016

I was surprised at how tasty this soup really is as there are not very many ingredients or spices. I will make this again. Lovely recipe Elaine, thanks for sharing :)

queenbeatrice May 03, 2010

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