Chicken and Dumplings Recipe: This is one of everyone’s all-time favourite recipe. Here we brown the chicken before cooking it and this adds more taste to the recipe.

Chicken and Dumplings Recipe:

Ingredients:

  • Olive Oil – 1 tbsp
  • Chicken Thighs – 6 pieces around 2 pounds
  • Kosher Salt and Black Pepper – As required
  • Stalks Celery – 4 chopped
  • Carrot – 4 Chopped
  • Onion – 2 Chopped
  • Fresh Thyme Leaves – 2 tbsp
  • Cloves Garlic – 2 Chopped
  • Bay Leaves – 2
  • All Purpose Flour – 2 1/2 cup
  • Baking powder – 1 tbsp
  • Baking soda – 1 tsp
  • Unsalted Butter – 6 tbsp melted
  • Buttermilk – 3/4 cup
  • Flat-leaf parsley leaves – 2 tbsp Chopped

Cooking Chicken and Dumplings:

Take a pan and pour 1 tablespoon of olive oil to it.

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Take the cleaned chicken thighs and sprinkle kosher salt and black pepper to the top of it.

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Add the chicken to the heated olive oil and brown both the sides for 4 to 6 minutes each.

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Now take the browned chicken out of the pan and keep it separately.

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In the same pan, add four stalks celery, 4 Chopped carrots, two onions chopped fine, two tablespoon of thyme and two garlic cloves.

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Cook them for 5 to 7 minutes and add the browned chicken to it.

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Add two bay leaves and 10 cups of water to the mixture and cook it for 25 to 30 minutes on a medium flame. The chicken should be cooked properly.

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After chicken gets cooked, discard the bay leaves from the liquid and transfer the chicken to a separate plate. Shred the chicken meat and discard the bones and skin.

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Take a separate bowl and combine 1/2 cup flour with 1/2 tsp of salt and pepper and 2 cups of cooking oil.

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Mix them well and whisk it into the cooking pan.

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Add the shredded chicken to the mixture and mix it well and cook on a medium flame.

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Now in another bowl combine 2 cups of flour, 1 tbsp of baking powder and 1/2 tsp of baking soda.

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Add 2 tbsp of parsley, 1/4 tsp of salt and pepper, 6 tbsp of butter and 3/4 cup of Buttermilk and mix them well to form a batter.

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Drop the doughs of spoonful into the boiling mixture and close the lid.

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Cook it for 12 to 15 minutes in simmer.

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After cooking open the lid. Tasty Chicken and dumplings are ready to be served.

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Move it to a plate and serve the dumplings immediately.

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