~ This collection of Our BEST Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes EVER will definitely make dinnertime a breeze! No more stressing over what’s for dinner, or last-minute rushing around to put together a family meal. Relax – make life easy with these tried-and-true recipes your whole family will enjoy! ~
Slow cooker chicken recipes have so much going for them!
They begin with a lean protein, and with just a few additional ingredients, they cook merrily away while you go off and enjoy your day. No babysitting required. No firing up the oven (which is especially great on hot summer days).
They’re just so simple!
You come home after a long day to a house full of delicious smells and a wonderful family meal that’s ready and waiting for you. Brilliant! And so totally, blissfully easy!
There’s a reason slow cooker chicken recipes are one of the most popular types of recipes here on our site – they tick off all three of our boxes for recipe success:
So whether you’re looking for warm, cozy soups and stews for chilly days, or for crockpot chicken sandwiches you can make all year ’round … we’ve got ya covered!
After hour upon hour of testing and retesting, tweaking recipes and picking the winners … these are absolutely our best chicken slow cooker recipes ever.
Try some of these family-tested, family-
approved adored recipes … and get ready for your life to be just a leeeeetle bit easier!
Ahhhhhh … a delicious meal, a happy family … and a more relaxed YOU! Total win!
Additional Resources for Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes and Cooking Tips
Safe Slow Cooker Chicken
A common question about cooking chicken in the slow cooker is whether it’s safe to start with frozen chicken in a crockpot recipe.
The simplified answer is no – it’s just not considered to be a safe practice, even though lots of people say they do it all the time.
If you want to dig deeper into the topic, we offer up some further details and additional resources in our post “Is It Safe to Use Frozen Meat in Your Crock-Pot?”
MORE of our Best Slow Cooker Recipes!
In addition to the slow cooker chicken recipes showcased above, here at Two Healthy Kitchens, we also have slow cooker recipes for beef, turkey and pork – like our:
- Crock-Pot Crazy Pineapple Chili
- Healthier Reuben Dip
- Slow Cooker Island Pulled Pork
- Classic, Healthy Crock-Pot Turkey Chili
You can check out all our slow cooker recipes HERE.
And If You Also Love Your Instant Pot …
For those of you who also adore using your Instant Pot to make dinners easier and less stressful, you might enjoy our Carolina-Style Instant Pot Shredded BBQ Chicken Sandwiches and our inspiring lists of Healthy Instant Pot Chicken Recipes and Easy Instant Pot Chicken Soup Recipes.
Just another set of tools in your sanity-saving dinnertime tool kit!
So grab some of these ideas … and go make dinner EASY!
Note: this page has been full updated, and was originally posted on July 26, 2018 as “Crockpot Chicken Recipes That’ll Make Your Life EASIER!”