Our Most Favorite Side Dishes For Chicken and Dumplings

Chicken and Dumplings

Looking for side dishes for chicken and dumplings? We'd like to share our favorite side dishes with you. They are...

  • Honey Glazed Carrots
  • Steamed Vegetables
  • Creamed Corn
  • Stuffed Bell Peppers
  • String Beans
  • Salads
  • Cornbread
  • Butter Rolls

We frequently are asked "What foods do you serve with chicken and dumplings?". So in response to this great question we provide the following advice, list of foods, and recipes so that you know what to eat with your chicken and dumplings.

Best Side Dishes For Chicken and Dumplings

Our very first recommendation is that you prepare yourself some real and authentic homemade chicken and dumplings.  Because homemade dumplings always taste the very best.  

Click here to download our favorite recipe for homemade chicken and dumplings.

Now for most people chicken and dumplings has long been considered a one-pot meal.  You know the type of meal you can cook and it will stand alone as a complete meal all by itself.  However, we have seen the most success and received rave reviews when we serve chicken and dumplings along side some deliciously prepared side dishes.

By far we have found the most favorite of all sides to be glazed carrots. You can get our honey glazed carrot recipe here.  Running a close second is the very popular addition of some very healthy and nutritious steamed vegetables.

Creamed CornCreamed Corn

Stuffed Bell PeppersStuffed Bell Peppers

Creamed corn is another popular accompaniment that goes well with chicken and dumplings.  Click here for the best creamed corn ever recipe.

A few more great side dish selection are stuffed bell peppers, string beans, and salads.

Now most folks might dismiss the possibility of serving bread as a side because of the dumplings.  Be we advise you not to overlook bread as a nice addition to your chicken and dumplings dinner.  You can use breads such as cornbread or old fashioned butter rolls to sop up the dumpling gravy.

Skillet Corn BreadSkillet Corn Bread

That about does it, you should know have enough ideas to improve your chicken and dumplings dinner. Now all that's left is for you to get into the kitchen and prepare yourself a homemade meal.  You should now be confident and ready to get the job done.  

No time to worry or waste, go into the kitchen a prepare yourself some delicious homemade dumplings with or with those side dishes as well. The discussion on what to serve is entirely up to you. Enjoy!