Crockpot recipes can be a lifesaver, especially during hectic times of year. (Cough, now.) Simply prep in the morning and let the crockpot do the heavy lifting. These are the best crockpot chicken dinner recipes of 2023 and you’re sure to find one you love!
1. Crockpot Chicken and Rice
You only need a few ingredients and three to four hours for this tasty crockpot dinner. Perfect for popping in the crockpot at lunchtime and having dinner ready on time while you pick up the kiddos or work around the house. This chicken and rice dinner is a complete meal if you just add a vegetable side.
2. Crockpot Chicken and Salsa
Dinner can’t get much easier than this crockpot chicken and salsa recipe. Season your chicken, add your favorite salsa, and cook. Shred the chicken when you are ready and then use it for tacos, nachos, quesadillas, or as a salad topping.
3. Crockpot Pesto Chicken Thighs
This simple recipe is full of delicious flavor that your family will enjoy. Just add some chicken thighs and a jar of your favorite presto to the crockpot and get on with your day. You can serve these chicken thighs over rice or pasta, or make some tasty pesto chicken sandwiches out of them
4. Crockpot Chicken and Gravy with Noodles
If you are looking for a comfort food meal to come home to, this four ingredient chicken crockpot recipe is for you. Chicken, cream cheese, an Italian dressing packet, and chicken gravy come together as a creamy sauce with tender juicy chicken, perfect for serving over egg noodles.
5. Best Crockpot Chicken and Potatoes
Chicken thighs, potatoes, butter, and spices are all you need for this delicious recipe. Serve it with a salad or a quick veggie side dish and dinner will be ready when you walk in the door, and your home will smell amazing too!
6. Crockpot Pulled Buffalo Chicken
Chicken, buffalo sauce, butter, and spices are all you need for this amazing dinner to be ready when you get home. Shred the chicken and serve it as sliders, in a quesadilla, or as a topping for a baked potato. However you serve it, your family is going to love it!
7. Slow Cooker Butter Chicken
This slow cooker butter chicken will take about ten minutes of prep on your part, but you’ll come home to a delicious dinner that everyone is going to love. Serve this butter chicken over pasta or rice and add a veggie for a well rounded meal.
8. Chicken Taco Bowls
These slow cooker chicken taco bowls are sure to be a hit with your family at dinner time. Seasoned chicken, black beans, corn, and lots of zesty Mexican flavors. Serve this tasty chicken in a bowl over rice and add any additional taco toppings your family loves.
9. Slow Cooker Lemonade Chicken
If you need a dump and go recipe that’s still full of flavor check out this slow cooker lemonade chicken. The sauce is made with a tangy lemonade concentrate and lemon zest that give it a bright flavor you will love.
10. Slow Cooker Cashew Chicken with Snap Peas
Craving a Chinese dinner but trying to avoid take out? Then check out this sweet and spicy recipe for cashew chicken with sugar snap peas, served fresh out of your slow cooker!Serve it over rice for a delicious meal that your family is going to love!
11. Slow Cooker Chunky White Chicken Chili
This slow cooker chunky white chicken chili is a delicious and easy way to use up any leftover rotisserie chicken you might have in the fridge. Add some corn, beans, chicken broth and seasonings to your rotisserie chicken in the slow cooker and you’ll have a hearty chunky chili ready for dinner in no time.
12. Slow Cooker Greek Lemon Chicken Soup
This slow cooker Greek lemon chicken soup is hearty enough for a meal, and still light enough to be a first course. You will love all of the bright and citrusy lemon flavor to be found in this slow cooker chicken soup.
13. Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken
This slow cooker garlic chicken is so tasty and easy to make that you’ll be wondering why you ever pick up take out. The sauce is addicting and full of delicious flavors that you are going to love. Serve this tasty dinner over a bed of hot rice and dinner is done!