There’s nothing better than the savory and comforting aroma of a home cooked chicken meal that’s ready and waiting for you to serve to a hungry family. These 20 slow cooker chicken recipes are the ultimate “set it and forget it” method of making a mouth-watering meal that will be met with rave reviews!
From wings to rotisserie, from stews to casseroles, these slow cooker chicken dinners are always a crowd-pleaser. These recipes are easy to assemble and are an efficient way to meal plan for busy families.
Whether you’re looking for traditional American flavors or something more exotic such as Middle Eastern, Greek, or Italian cuisine, these ideas are a fabulous resource to keep your chicken dinner rotation fresh and make busy weeknights easier.
You'll use this slower cooker BBQ shredded chicken recipe for so many dishes! It's so easy.
Just add your chicken and BBQ sauce to your crock pot, set it, and come back hours later ready to do a quick shred of this tasty chicken. Serve on a bun, stuff a baked potato with it, save the leftovers for tacos - the possibilities are endless!
If you're looking for an easy appetizer or just want a chicken meatball sub sandwich, try this ground chicken recipe. The meatballs get a long session in your slower cooker while they cook in a buffalo sauce. Make a double batch and freeze some for later!
This Moroccan-inspired recipe couldn't be easier. For spicy goodness, layer the following in your slow cooker: onions, boneless chicken thighs, spices, raisins, green olives, lemon slices and garlic. Set it and come back to a swoon-worthy meal! Serve with couscous or rice.
Peanut butter lovers will adore this recipe that smothers chicken in a homemade Thai-seasoned peanut sauce. It's cooked low and slow for hours to render it outrageously delicious. Serve with rice and broccoli for a complete meal.
This Asian-inspired meal comes together beautifully in your slow cooker by adding your chicken first and then pouring a homemade Mongolian sauce over it and cooking on low until the chicken is tender enough to shred.
Add in additional sauce and let the shredded chicken absorb all that amazing flavor. Serve with steamed broccoli and rice.
Easily make chicken and dressing by adding chicken breasts to your slow cooker, followed by a few cans of condensed soup, eggs, milk, seasonings and stuffing mix. Cook on low for 4 hours. Shred the chicken and enjoy this comfort food favorite.
This dump and cook recipe will surprise you with its zesty flavor thanks to diced chilies. Add chicken, white beans, corn, cream cheese, seasonings and spices and let your slow cooker work its magic on this awesome chili.
Serve with toppings such as sour cream, cilantro, grated cheese and tortilla chips.