Thursday, February 26, 2009

Slow Cooker Thursday- Chicken Cacciatore

this recipe is from with my own tweats :)

i put it on angel hair pasta and used chicken breasts too. i read through the reviews and also added 1/2 jar of pasta sauce and added the mushrooms about half way done.

love slow cooker meals!!!

Prep Time:15 min
Total Time:8 hr 15 min
Makes:8 servings
What You Need
1/4 cup KRAFT Zesty Italian Dressing
3 lb. chicken thighs and drumsticks
1/2 lb. fresh mushrooms (about 10 medium), sliced (about 2 cups)
1-1/2 cups coarsely chopped onions (about 1 medium)
1/2 cup each: red and green pepper strips
1 clove garlic, minced
1 can (14.5 oz.) crushed tomatoes
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. dried thyme leaves
3 cups instant white rice, uncooked

Make It
HEAT dressing in large skillet on medium-high heat. Add chicken, in batches; cook 2 to 3 min. on each side or until browned on both sides.
PLACE mushrooms, onions, peppers and garlic in slow cooker; top with the chicken. Combine tomatoes, salt and thyme; pour over ingredients in slow cooker. Cover with lid. Cook on LOW for 6 to 8 hours (or on HIGH for 5 hours).
COOK rice as directed on package. Serve chicken mixture over the rice. cups instant white rice, uncooked


Jen said...

This looks so good! Thank you for sharing.

Sandra said...

Love chicken cacciatore, YUMMY!