100 Delicious Ways to Cook Chicken in a Crock-Pot

Megan Zander | Apr 20, 2018 Food & Party
100 Delicious Ways to Cook Chicken in a Crock-Pot

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Creating a yummy and nutritious meal to feed the family every night is no simple task. There's planning a menu, going to the store, and then finding the actual time in the kitchen to cook. When everyone's got a super busy schedule full of school, work, sports, activities, and meetings, it's easy to see why so many family dinners end up happening after a trip through the drive-through or a zap in a microwave. Enter Mom's secret weapon for making homemade dinners on busy nights -- the Crock-Pot -- and the ingredient most everyone in the family will eat: chicken.

Just because Grandma's been raving about her slow cooker for years doesn't mean this cooking method is a thing of the past. Crock-Pot meals are a lifesaver for families on the go or who have different schedules -- or for anyone who isn't a fan of spending a ton of time standing over the stove. 

And of course, chicken is a go-to dinner staple. Low in fat, high in protein, and able to absorb all kinds of flavors, this poultry works in a variety of dishes, whether they're made with with breasts, thighs, or the whole bird. With the combined magic of chicken and a Crock-Pot there are literally 100 different ways to cook chicken, and we've got them all right here. 

Get ready for quick and easy weekday meals, comforting chicken soups and stews, game-day apps that will leave the crowd cheering, exotic dishes to expand the family's palate, and even Crock-Pot dishes that are perfect for a dinner party, leaving more time to mingle with guests and less time fussing in the kitchen. Here's how to make chicken in a Crock-Pot, for every taste and occasion.

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