March 15, 2007
Slow Cooking Thursday - Country Crockpot Chicken

Crockpot Country Chicken

1 pound small white potatoes, halved (going to use regular)
8 ounces baby carrots (half a 16-ounce bag)
1 medium onion, sliced
2 large ribs celery, sliced
8 ounces sliced mushrooms
1 1/4 pounds skinless, boneless chicken breasts, cut into pieces
2 tsp dried mixed herbs
1 14.5 ounce can crushed tomatoes
1/2 cup fat-free, low-sodium chicken broth

Coat the inside of a 4-5 quart crockpot with nonstick cooking spray. Place vegetables in base of crockpot. Sprinkle with dried herbs. Add chicken pieces, then finish with canned tomatoes and broth. Cook on low for 6-8 hours, until vegetables are tender and chicken is cooked.
If you want to thicken the juices, make a cornstarch slurry of 2 tablespoons of cornstarch to 1/4 cup of broth or water and stir in half an hour before the end.
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Blogger Sandra said...

Oh YUMMY, this looks delicious, thank you so much for sharing :)


Anonymous Lori4squaremom said...

Oh, Michelle, this sounds delicious, and like something my family would enjoy! Thanks for sharing!

Blogger annie said...

This looks great!

Blogger Rona's Home Page said...

Chicken just holds up so well in slow cooking, doesn't it?
Have a terrific weekend.

Blogger mjpuzzlemom said...

This looks like Cacciatore.. on of my favorites.

Blogger Lyndy said...

Sounds great. Thanks for sharing.

Blogger A Juggling Mum said...

That sounds really yummy, I'm going to have to give that a try :) Thanks for sharing!!!

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