Slow Cooker Showcase: Chicken Cacciatore

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I have a lot of love for my slow cooker.  My crock pot.  It makes my life so much easier!!  Each Thursday during the Fall and Winter The Centsible Family will showcase a slow cooker (crock-pot) recipe that one of the Mavens of Money have tried and tasted. By sharing we hope you will be able to save a little time during the week as we all know saving time is just as valuable as saving money. And you will be able to enjoy a hot meal at the end of your day.

This week’s recipe is Chicken Cacciatore by Mackenzie at The Centsible Family that is perfect for healthy, well rounded meal. Prep time should be about 15 minutes and will cook for six hours and yield about 8 servings.

Chicken CacciatoreIngredients:

  • 3 pounds uncooked boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-size pieces
  • 1 green pepper, sliced
  • 2 tablespoons minced garlic
  • 1 small can of tomato paste
  • 2 tomatoes, cut into bite-size pieces
  • 1 can vegetable broth
  • 3/4 tsp dried crushed oregano
  • 3/4 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper

Directions:
Place chicken in a 5-quart slow cooker. Add all ingredients and cook on high heat for 5 to 6 hours or on low heat for 6 to 8 hours. Yields about 1 cup per serving and can be served alone, over rice or whole wheat pasta or with breadsticks.

Weight Watchers Points: 5

Recipe adapted from the Weight Watcher Slow Cooker Chicken Cacciatore.

Want more recipes? Check out Crock Pot Cookbook: 440 Slow Cooker Recipes or Gooseberry Patch Slow Cooking Cooklet for more recipes.

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6 comments… add one

  • This looks great and not too difficult to make. I it goes in the slow cooker, especially in this heat, it’s a good thing

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  • Fantastic recipe. Love it! Thank you.

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  • Thank you for the recipe! I’ve been craving Italian lately and this will hit the spot.

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  • I think I’ll have to try this one so I can sew all day!

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  • This is one of my favorite recipes!

    Love this.

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  • Mmm…. This looks so good I love finding slow cooker recipes

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