Mom's Incredible Chicken Stew

Total Time
3hrs 20mins
Prep 50 mins
Cook 2 hrs 30 mins

This is one of my Mom's recipes, just as she had it written. I used to love to have it at her house for Sunday dinner. Makes a great winter meal, steaming hot and filling. (Cook time includes time to cook chicken initially.)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place first 7 ingredients in large pot; cover with water.
  2. Add soy sauce; simmer until chicken is tender, about 1 1/2 hours.
  3. Remove chicken from pot; cool and debone.
  4. Replace chicken to pot.
  5. Add Knox soup mix, potatoes, and frozen peas.
  6. Simmer for 1/2 hour.
  7. Mix Bisquick with 1 cup water.
  8. Drop the dough by large tablespoonfuls into simmering stew (about 15 dumplings).
  9. Cover and simmer for 10 minutes.
  10. Uncover and simmer for another 10 minutes.