Courtesy of McCormick
Whether you’re making chicken for a busy weeknight or grilling chicken outside on a warm day, chicken is the base of many essential go-to recipes. And your slow cooker can make it even easier to create warm, delicious meals since you don’t have to watch the stove, oven or grill while your food is cooking. Here are easy, flavorful chicken dishes you can make in your slow cooker.
This soup is packed with delicious Mexican flavors and can be customized with toppings like avocado, sour cream and jalapenos for an extra kick.
This tender chicken is cooked with a sweet and tangy sauce and does not take long to prepare.
Although this dish is simple to prepare, it is still elegant enough to impress.
Once you make this Mexican-inspired chicken, it can be the base for many great meals. Just put it in the freezer and use it whenever a recipe calls for shredded chicken.
Perfect for busy school nights and after a long day of work, this meal comes together easily.
This budget-friendly Puerto Rican stew is a good choice if you’re looking to save money at the grocery store.
This chicken dish includes one of the best and most popular game day foods: tortilla chips. If you have some handy, you can make this simple soup.
Despite this recipe’s name, it comes nowhere near the spice levels of the world’s hottest hot sauces. Rather, this slow cooker recipe is filled with herbaceous spices like oregano, rosemary and thyme. Although this chicken soup is spicy, it’s perfect for your slow cooker and the best part may be that you do not have to tend to it while it cooks.
Chicken enchiladas might be a Mexican dish you’re already familiar with, but this recipe takes its flavors and infuses them into a colorful, filling soup.
While this pulled chicken is great when eaten by itself, eating it as a sandwich makes it a complete meal. Top it with slaw or your favorite regional style of barbecue sauce.
Although chicken is the star of the show, popular vegetables like bell peppers and corn are also included in the dish.
If you don’t have the budget to order takeout from some of the best Italian restaurants in America, you can still enjoy Italian flavors with this chicken dish in tomato sauce.
Asian food is a popular delivery option, but you can satisfy your cravings with this homemade recipe for cashew chicken.
There are only seven ingredients in this dish, which is perfect if you are looking for a budget-friendly meal.
If you’re a fan of barbecue chicken, you’ll probably enjoy this sweet Southern-style recipe with honey.
This chicken rice curry is among the best rice recipes. The dish infuses the grain with curry powder and other spices.
Sweet and sour chicken is another classic dish that can be made in a slow cooker. Making recipes in your slow cooker requires some planning ahead. If you need dinner ideas with short turn-around times, here are some quick chicken recipes for busy weeknights.
More From The Daily Meal: