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Chicken in a Pot

It takes just minutes to get this satisfying supper ready for the slow cooker. And at the end of a busy day, your family will appreciate the simple goodness of tender chicken and vegetables. "It's one of our favorite meals," says Alpha Wilson of Roswell, New Mexico.
  • Total Time
    Prep: 10 min. Cook: 7 hours
  • Makes
    6 servings


  • 3 medium carrots, chopped
  • 2 celery ribs with leaves, chopped
  • 2 medium onions, sliced
  • 1 broiler/fryer chicken (3 to 4 pounds), cut up
  • 1/2 cup chicken broth
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper


  • Place the carrots, celery and onions in a 5-qt. slow cooker. Top with chicken. Combine remaining ingredients; pour over chicken.
  • Cover and cook on low for 7-9 hours or until chicken and vegetables are tender. Serve with a slotted spoon.

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  • aicenhour
    Sep 30, 2013

    I have made this chicken in a crock pot before and it turned out very nice. Very easy, tasty, and no fuss. Great for a Sunday dinner one pot meal. I would definitely recommend this recipe. I would also add some herbs like rosemary, and thyme! Delicious!

  • synner1229
    Dec 4, 2010

    Easy and moist chicken.

  • mankekm
    Oct 23, 2010

    I made this dinner for my in-laws on Easter was a hit and so easy!