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Crockpot Chicken Cacciatore

The easiest crockpot chicken cacciatore recipe ever! If you've never made this it literally takes 10 min. to prep and my kids love it too over rice! A really healthy slow cooker dinner we make often because it is cheap and only needs a few ingredients which I love when I'm in a hurry to put a meal together. 
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time5 hrs
Total Time5 hrs 10 mins
Course: Entree, Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cacciatore, chicken, crockpot, easy, healthy, slow cooker
Servings: 5
Calories: 295kcal
Author: The Typical Mom

Ingredients

  • 2 chicken breasts skinless, boneless
  • 1 jar spaghetti sauce
  • 1 bell pepper
  • 1/2 onion
  • 1 container mushrooms
  • 1.5 c uncooked rice + 3 c. water - serve over - optional
  • 3/4 c water

Instructions

  • Place chicken breasts (not frozen) on bottom of crockpot. 
  • Pour jar of spaghetti sauce on top. 
  • Pour about 3/4 c. water into jar and swish around to get rest of sauce out of jar and pour that into crockpot as well. 
  • Slice bell pepper, dice onion, and put into crockpot. 
  • Add minced garlic if you wish. Stir just a bit but keep chicken on bottom and covered with sauce. 
  • Cook for 5 hrs on low. 
  • Add mushrooms that have been rinsed and quartered into crockpot, stir slightly cook for an additional hour on low. Can double if you'd like. Serve over rice.

Nutrition

Serving: 8oz | Calories: 295kcal | Carbohydrates: 53g | Protein: 15g | Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 28mg | Sodium: 769mg | Potassium: 738mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 690IU | Vitamin C: 30mg | Calcium: 40mg | Iron: 2.1mg