Chicken and Dumplings

READY IN: 3hrs 10mins
Recipe by kansashortcake

Crock-pot style out of Taste of Home Lightly

Top Review by Marg CaymanDesigns

I made this for my husband who loves chicken and dumplings. I had never had them before. He was disappointed, because the broth was so thin and watery. He said all the ones he's eaten had a thickened broth like a thin gravy. The flavor of the broth was good though. He also felt the bottom of the dumplings were too pasty. I think this might be due to it being in a crockpot. Even though mine was on high, the broth wasn't boiling/simmering when I added the dumplings. I imagine preparing this dish on a stove top that would better enable you to control the heat would help with that problem.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine chicken, vegtables, onion, and broth (reserving 1/2 C plus 1 TBS broth) in slow cooker.
  2. Cover, cook on high 2 hours.
  3. mix biscuit mix with reserved broth until moistened, drop by tablespoonfuls over hot chicken and vegtables.
  4. Cover. Cook on high 10mins.
  5. Uncover, cook on high 20 mins more.

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