Old Fashioned Chicken and Drop Dumplings

DEEP SOUTH DISH
18Ingredients
60Minutes
320Calories

Ingredients

US|METRIC
  • 3 tablespoons vegetable shortening
  • 1 1/2 cups self-rising flour
  • 1/2 tablespoon dried chives (or 1 tablespoon of fresh snipped chives)
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1 hen (small, whole chicken or a mixture of other chicken parts)
  • 1 stalk celery (sliced thin)
  • 1/2 onion (a large, chopped)
  • 2 carrots (medium, chopped, optional)
  • 5 1/2 cups chicken stock (reserved)
  • 1 tablespoon chicken base (like Better Than Bouillon, optional)
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt (or to taste)
  • 1/4 teaspoon cracked black pepper (freshly, or to taste)
  • 1/4 teaspoon rosemary (crushed)
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried thyme (crushed)
  • 3 tablespoons bacon fat (or butter)
  • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup milk (or half and half)
  • 1/2 cup frozen peas (optional)
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    NutritionView More

    320Calories
    Sodium32% DV760mg
    Fat22% DV14g
    Protein24% DV12g
    Carbs12% DV37g
    Fiber8% DV2g
    Calories320Calories from Fat130
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat14g22%
    Saturated Fat4g20%
    Trans Fat0.5g
    Cholesterol15mg5%
    Sodium760mg32%
    Potassium420mg12%
    Protein12g24%
    Calories from Fat130
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate37g12%
    Dietary Fiber2g8%
    Sugars8g16%
    Vitamin A60%
    Vitamin C8%
    Calcium20%
    Iron10%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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