Grandma Joan's Famous Chicken Dumpling Soup Recipe

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Grandma Joan's Famous Chicken Dumpling Soup
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  1. You can start with either a raw or rotisserie chicken. If you start with a raw chicken boil the cut up chicken in the broth for several hours. If you start with the rotisserie, you can debone it and boil the broth with the chicken bones and skin.
  2. Remove skins and bones from the pot. Cut up chicken meat and add to the pot.
  3. Cut Vegetables and add to the pot.
  4. Add Thyme, pepper, and garlic powder and continue to boil.
  5. Next we make the dumplings.
  6. Measure the flour and baking powder to a large bowl. Mix.
  7. Make a well and add the eggs.
  8. Slowly mix the eggs and flour from the well.
  9. Slowly add the milk until mixture is a wet dough or paste.
  10. From the bowl, spoon the dough one spoon full at a time into the boiling soup base.dip the spoon under the soup to let it fall off the spoon A small spoon works well.
  11. After the dumplings are spooned in, let the soup boil for 10 minutes.
  12. Turn down the heat to a simmer.
  13. Sprinkle Parsley over the top, cover, simmer for 10 minutes.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 1156.34 Kcal (4841 kJ)
Calories from fat 455.46 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 50.61g 78%
Cholesterol 270.66mg 90%
Sodium 6152.69mg 256%
Potassium 1621.13mg 34%
Total Carbs 112.99g 38%
Sugars 8.89g 36%
Dietary Fiber 13.39g 54%
Protein 51.31g 103%
Vitamin C 70.6mg 118%
Vitamin A 0.3mg 11%
Iron 8.8mg 49%
Calcium 530.3mg 53%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 86.84 Kcal (364 kJ)
Calories from fat 34.21 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 3.8g 78%
Cholesterol 20.33mg 90%
Sodium 462.08mg 256%
Potassium 121.75mg 34%
Total Carbs 8.49g 38%
Sugars 0.67g 36%
Dietary Fiber 1.01g 54%
Protein 3.85g 103%
Vitamin C 5.3mg 118%
Iron 0.7mg 49%
Calcium 39.8mg 53%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Recipe Tags

Weightwatchers Points

  • 26.5
  • 29

Good Points

  • saturated fat free

Bad Points

  • High in Sodium

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