Cheesy Cornmeal Dumplings

Good droped on Pot of Beans,Chilli,Soup and Stews.

List of Ingredients

1/2 cup all-purpose flour

1/2 cup (2 ounces) shredded cheddar cheese

1/3 cup yellow cornmeal

1 teaspoon baking powder

1/4 teaspoon salt

1/8 teaspoon black pepper

1 large egg, beaten

2 tablespoons milk

2 tablespoons vegetable oil


In a medium mixing bowl stir together the flour, cheese,

cornmeal, baking powder, salt and pepper.

Combine egg, milk and oil; add to flour mixture. Stir with a

fork just until combined.

Drop Cheesy Cornmeal Dumplings by tablespoonfuls onto simmering

chili,beans,soup or stew. Cover and simmer about 20 minutes more

or until a wooden pick inserted into dumpling comes out clean.


3 tablespoons of shortening

1 1/2 cups of all-purpose flour

2 teaspoons of baking powder

3/4 teaspoon of salt

3/4 cup of milk

Cut shortening into flour, baking powder and salt with pastry

blender until mixture resembles fine crumbs. Stir in milk. Drop

dough by spoonfuls onto hot meat or vegetables in boiling stew

(do not drop directly into liquid). Cook uncovered 10 minutes.

Cover and cook 10 minutes longer. 10 dumplings,

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