The best part about this recipe is that it cooks up in the slow cooker and that means you can spend about 10 minutes prepping and head on out and run your errands or go shopping with friends. Come home and enjoy a home cooked meal with your family. I think this would be one of the top reasons I like the fall and cold weather I can use my slow cooker more often. Slow Cooker Chicken and Dumplings is a must try and one of our favorites, it is warm and hearty and if there is any left overs it is great for lunch the next day.

Slow Cooker Chicken and Dumplings
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10 cups 10 min
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Servings Prep Time
10 cups 10 min
Cook Time
4 hours
Slow Cooker Chicken and Dumplings
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Servings Prep Time
10 cups 10 min
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4 hours
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Instructions
  1. Add onion and garlic to you slow cooker and top with chicken breasts.
  2. Spread over chicken breasts the can of cream of celery and cream of chicken, poultry seasoning, salt, and pepper.
  3. Pour over the top your 3 cups of stock and close the lid and cook for the next 3 hours on high.
  4. Prepare you Dumpling dough in the mean time. In a bowl combine 1/2 cup of flour, baking powder season with salt and pepper add in the first 4 tbsp of yogurt and begin mixing it all together till you begin to form a crumbly mix. Add a tbsp at a time till it forms a ball. It always depends on the flour how much yogurt you end up using. I used 6 tbsp. With floured hands form a ball and knead gently till everything is combined, important to keep hands well floured.
  5. Once the ball is formed and smooth wrap it in cling wrap and place in the fridge to rest.
  6. Approximately 1 hour before serving, roll out dough thin and flat. Cut into strips and then into bite size pieces. Add your vegetables and dough to the slow cooker and stir gently. Place the lid back on and let finish cooking. NOTE- this is also a good time to taste the broth and see if you need to adjust salt and pepper =)
  7. Remove chicken breasts and slightly shred. Add back into slow cooker and stir. Let cook an additional 10 minutes and serve and enjoy.
  8. NOTE- 4 Hours on High is cooking time for this recipe
Recipe Notes

WW Smart Points -             4 Smart Points a serve - serving size is 1 cup

WW Points Plus -   4 Points Plus a serve - serving size is 1 cup

Calculating WW Smart Points for your recipes can be complicated with fruits and vegetables being a "No Cost Food", unless you blend them of course. This recipe has been put through the official WW Recipe builder to get the Smart Point values it has also been put through a nutritional recipe builder to calculate all the nutritional values for other users as well. The nutritional facts chart may differ to WW smart points as all of the ingredients (fruit, veggies & herbs) are included in the nutritional facts data sheet.

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Hi my name is Marina but most people these days call me Mina. I am starting this Blog for many reason and I am not all that sure if i want to be here yet lol if that make any sense. Anyways Mina's journey is about me eating my way back to a healthy weight. I made a decision this year to begin and reach a goal of a weight loss of 200 lb. My starting weight was 365 lb and now I am at 327.8 lb. I am doing this with the help of Weight Watchers, family, friends and a awesome group i belong to. So thank you for stopping in and meeting me along my paths journey. Here you will find me cooking my way to freedom with recipes i find along the way and adjusting them to fit into my new life style. They will all be put on display to share to help others along with WW points.


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2 thoughts on “Slow Cooker Chicken and Dumplings

  1. Hi Mina. I work with your husband. I’ve heard him talk about the delicious meals you make 😊, so I’m really excited to be apart of your blog followers. I was interested in vegan meals for my daughter, do you have any recipes you could share?

    1. HI Latreese nice to meet you. Brian did mention to me the other day he chatted with you. I haven’t done any Vegan recipes, our family loves our meat way to much lol. We have done vegetarian meals before. I mostly just transform normal recipes to weight watcher friendly that alone can be a challenge in itself lol at times.I do have family members who are lactose intolerant and i had to buy certain ingredients when cooking to substitute. I would would go to the vegan section of the store and they have lots of great tasting mayonnaise, cheeses, cream cheese, noodles, and veggie grounds that look like ground beef. I use to make a real good chili with those.I hope this helps some =)

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