Best Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes You Must Enjoy This Week
If you haven’t discovered the magic of slow cooker, the time is ideal for you.
This fantastic kitchen appliance is particularly attractive in Autumn; it provides absolutely wonderful, delicious meals without much hustle, and the end result usually exceeds your expectations. You just need ingredients and some patience, and this marvelous tech wonder.
I’ve found out about this machine a long time ago and tried some recipes that wouldn’t take much time to complete. But eventually, I realized that the real value of the slow cooker comes with the long, steady cooking.
Set it and forget it – and later return to find something fantastic is waiting for you.
Let’s check out some of the delicious recipes you can make with slow cooker this week:
- Under 5 hours
- 5 - 7 hours
- more than 7 hours
These slow cooker chicken nachos are super simple to prepare and can be served from the slow cooker to your table in just 2 minutes!
What could be better than a delicious dinner waiting when you finish work?
A hearty family-friendly slow cooker stew, this Chunky Paprika Chicken is super simple to make and delicious served with mountains of buttery mashed potato
Slow cooker recipes are a mom's best friend. Make a delicious, easy meal for your family and let the slow cooker do all the work.
Try this Easy Slow Cooker Chicken Teriyaki.
One more way to avoid the fuss is to plan ahead. And is there any better way to do so than to prepare a delicious chicken sandwich for later? Jesse suggests just that.
Slowly cooked chicken breasts, mozzarella, and basil with a few slices of tomato will surely bring you summertime (not sadness) happiness. You can even grill it for extra crispiness.
To be honest, I’ve never thought that the soup would be on this list. Luckily, Faith managed to restore my faith, so the combo of sweet potatoes and pumpkin paired with lentils and black pepper just say: “Autumn is here.”
When you try it, you can simply see the leaves crunching under your shoes while walking through the park.
Don’t be tricked by the name of this recipe. This isn’t a butter galore, or anything similar. Rather, it means that the chicken will melt like butter in your mouth and that you will enjoy every bit of it.
Stacey suggests this simple yet effective approach and to cook the meat in sauce for a few hours. Ginger, jalapeno and gram masala are an impressive foundation for this recipe.
People often forget about allergies and that time had come to an end! This recipe utilizes the very best from the Eastern kitchen, without risk of any of your guests suffering the Anaphylaxis.
Soy sauce, star anise, licorice, and nutmeg will bring the smile to your face when you feel it over that delicious chicken which makes the base of this meal. Sharon had shared this piece of Asia with us.
This simple slow cooker recipe is perfect for any night of the week. Dress it up easily by seasoning it with your favorite herbs and spices.
This Jamaican jerk chicken is not only healthy but super easy and also full of flavor.
Packed with protein, veggies, and using an all-natural homemade sauce, this slow cooker recipe is perfect for Sunday dinner or even meal prep.
Slow Cooker Italian Chicken With Zucchini Noodles (Gluten Free + Low Carb) By Food Faith Fitness
Isn’t there a better feeling when you come home from work, tired and hungry, and some beautiful chicken is waiting for you in the kitchen? All thanks to slow cooker.
This machine will cook for you while you’re away, and Taylor from FFF praises this recipe well enough for you to start craving it. Right now.
How To Cook A Whole Chicken In The Slow Cooker By Underground Crafter
Starting with simple, yet very versatile and smart recipe – a whole chicken in the cooker.
If you have a cooker large enough to house an entire chicken, you’ll be able to set-and-forget-it, and in several hours you’ll have several pounds of perfectly cooked meat ready to be utilized in various recipes or for a big lunch.
Slow Cooker Indian Butter Chicken Curry By Super Golden Bakes
Indian seasoning is always a feature that binds people to explore it and dive into the immense culture and heritage. All those colors and aromas make you want to devour everything you see; this is the sensation you’ll get when you serve this chicken curry.
It’s very basic preparation, and then five hours of slow cooking to produce this texture and tenderness. A must-try!
Slow Cooker Chicken and Wild Rice Soup
Slow Cooker Chicken and Wild Rice Soup is a healthy and hearty soup that is perfect for easy weeknight meals.
Serve with a simple salad, fresh bread, or cornbread. This soup also freezes well!
Crockpot Chicken Chili Recipe
A blend of spices, veggies and beans, the slow cooker marries all the flavors together and gives you a yummy and easy meal that the family will love. I've even made it with rotisserie chicken!
This Chicken Chili recipe is so simple that even if you can't cook, you can with this one
Not Your Mum’s Slow Cooker Apricot Chicken
If you've ever had the 1980's classic Apricot chicken you'll understand what I mean by Not your Mum's apricot chicken! The version of my childhood involved 2 packet mixes and a lot of apricots thrown in with some chicken and not a veggie in sight.
This version though will leave you satisfied without the packet mixes and is truly delicious. The slow cooking allows the flavours to mature and the chicken really shines. It's a family favourite for us and it's likely to become one of yours.
Slow Cooker Paprika Chicken
Cooking a whole chicken in the slow cooker is genius! The chicken is tender and perfect for a meal ready and waiting for you when you come home after a busy day.
The leftovers are amazing in a healthy salad.
Chilli Chicken Rice Bowls Recipe
I love the winter, it means I can wear my woolly hat and it also means I can dust off the slow cooker again and make this wonderfully warming, spiced Chilli Chicken Rice Bowl.
This is a brilliant one pot affair and can be adapted to suit all of your families tastes. You can just eat vast bowls of this beany, chicken rice with grated cheese and sour cream or as a filling for wraps with lettuce, avocado and salsa.
This has become one of my family's favourite ever supper dishes and with colder times imminent, these spiced bowls are guaranteed to warm you up whilst satisfying your taste buds and with the minimum of fuss.
Crock Pot Southwestern Corn Chowder with Chicken and Green Chiles
Corn Chowder is a true comfort food classic, and our southwestern flavors give this unique version a deliciously fun little kick! Satisfying and not too spicy, it's sure to be a new favorite for chilly evenings!
The traditional flavor of sunshiny sweet corn is accented with a southwestern flair from salsa, black beans and green chiles.
Bonus: it's so, so easy – you just mix everything together, right in your slow cooker!
Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken
Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken is my go-to for an easy pantry meal. Using real food ingredients, you most likely have on hand, you can have dinner ready with only ten minutes of prep time.
Put the food in the slow cooker in the morning, and dinner is ready by evening. Serve with your favorite cornbread, rice, or tortillas.
Slow Cooker Chicken Verde with Peppers
In case that you feel like visiting Mexico in recent time, you can bring the whim of it to your kitchen.
Chicken Verde with Peppers from Kelly is not traditional Mexican meal, but there is something Mexican-ish to a combination of peppers, chicken thighs, and cumin. To boost this feeling, serve it with tortillas.
Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup
I love my slow cooker, especially love it in the winter time! Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup is so fabulous- just throw it together in the morning and it's ready to go when you get back home.
I promise it's going to be enjoyed in your home as much as it is in ours!
Healthy Slow Cooker Indian Butter Chicken
This take on an Indian favorite comes together with just 10 minutes of prep, and is beyond flavorful!
It uses Greek yogurt rather than cream for a healthier version of classic Butter Chicken
Slow Cooker Chicken And Dumplings
Dumplings mean childhood, it is simple as that. But awesome dumplings mean a happy one.
I’ve decided to make the childhood of my boys a happy one, and thus I’ve tried Susan’s recipe.
She managed to strike the perfect balance of softness and consistency of dumplings while the meat remained tasty and soft.
Slow-Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala
After a long day at work, coming home to the aroma of slow-cooker chicken tikka masala is second only to opening the top of the slow cooker to find a healthy, flavorful, and easy dinner.
This recipe combines hearty spices and a touch of richness from Greek yogurt to create a meal with great depth of flavor. Best of all, it is cheaper than takeout and freezes well.
This slow cooker salsa chicken is an easy dish that is very versatile too! You can use it for tacos and rice bowls or even on top of your eggs in the morning.
It's an easy Paleo and low carb dish that only uses a few ingredients but makes for a flavorful meal.
Although honey and chicken sound a bit odd, Carol from Recipes Just 4u managed to do something wonderful. Just put vegetables in slow cooker, cover it with chicken breasts, and pour sauce with sesame all over it.
The sauce will soak the meat, making it soft and gentle. The honey component just amplifies the taste, rather than suffocating it.
These fudge topped brownies are so easy to make plus they're the perfect combination of chocolate and peanut butter in a dessert!
Life Is Good When You Use Slow Cooker Often, Right?
Having this incredible machine in my life brought nothing but pure joy every time it was used. With these four fabulous recipes, you surely have no excuse to skip on having them this week.
Let me know how your recipes worked out!