Instant Pot Chicken and Dumplings | Pressure Cooker

Recipe by redsparklies
READY IN: 30mins




  • Combine the first 8 ingredients (chicken, vegetables, water, herbs, salt & pepper) into pressure cooker.
  • Cover, lock, and cook on LOW PRESSURE for 15 minutes.
  • (Begin over high heat, then reduce heat to stabilize pressure if using stove top cooker).
  • After 15 minutes, lower pressure with quick release method.
  • Remove chicken and cover to keep warm.
  • Combine DUMPLING INGREDIENTS as follows:
  • Combine eggs, milk, salt and baking powder in large bowl.
  • Whisk until frothy.
  • Whisk in 1 cup of flour.
  • Stir in remaining flour (do not whisk, stir with spoon).
  • Bring liquid in pressure cooker to a boil.
  • Drop teaspoon sized dumplings (could be a little larger if you like) into boiling broth.
  • Cover, lock, and bring to HIGH PRESSURE over high heat.
  • Lower heat to stabilize, and cook for 5-7 minutes.
  • Shred Chicken off bone as dumplings cook.
  • After 5-7 minutes, lower pressure with quick release method.
  • Add shredded chicken back into dumpling pot, or serve directly into bowls and spoon broth and dumplings over it.