Recipe courtesy of Paula Deen
Save Recipe Print
Southern Collards with Cornmeal Dumplings
Total:
1 hr 25 min
Prep:
25 min
Cook:
1 hr
Yield:
4 to 6 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
1 hr 25 min
Prep:
25 min
Cook:
1 hr
Yield:
4 to 6 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Collards: 
Dumplings:
The Lady and Sons House Seasoning:

Directions

Dumplings:

For the collards: In a large pot, combine the turkey wings, broth, hot sauce (add more if you desire) and House Seasoning; simmer for 20 minutes. Add the collards and cook, stirring occasionally, until they are tender, about 20 minutes more. Stir in the butter. Using a slotted spoon or tongs, remove the turkey wings and discard. Transfer the collards to individual serving bowls, cover them with foil and keep warm. Reserve 1/2 cup of the liquid for the dumplings and reserve the rest of the cooking liquid in the pot. 

For the dumplings: Combine the cornmeal, flour, onions, salt and pepper in a bowl. Stir in the 1/2 cup reserved collard liquid into the dry ingredients until just combined to form a thick batter. Bring the collard broth back up to a boil and drop the dumpling batter into it, 1 teaspoon at a time. Simmer until cooked through, 20 to 25 minutes. (See Cook's Note)

Transfer the dumplings to the bowls of collards. Spoon some of the broth over the collards and dumplings and serve hot.

The Lady and Sons House Seasoning:

Mix the salt, pepper and garlic together and store in an airtight container for up to 6 months.

Cook's Note

Do not use a spoon to stir. Gently shake the pot back and forth. Using a spoon will tear the dumplings apart.

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Chocolate Waffle Cake 00:46

Make a fun breakfast with this chocolate and raspberry waffle cake.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Southern Biscuits

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Southern Fried Catfish

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Southern California Collard Greens

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Quick Southern Collards

Recipe courtesy of Jeff Mauro

Southern Collard Greens

Recipe courtesy of Guy Fieri

Southern-Style Collard Greens

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.