Place chicken in a 1-1/2-qt. slow cooker. In a small bowl, combine the broth, cider, vinegar, lemon juice and seasonings; pour over meat. Cover and cook on low for 4-5 hours or until chicken is tender. Remove chicken; keep warm. Skim fat from cooking liquid. In a small saucepan, melt butter; stir in flour until smooth. Gradually add cooking liquid. Crockpot Applesauce BBQ Chicken. NOTE: This post has been fully updated 9/2019 with pictures and text. Hope you enjoy! I chose to make this Crockpot Applesauce BBQ Chicken from our 40 Meals in 4 Hours post for a couple of reasons. #1 my kids love applesauce in pretty much every single way you can serve it and #2 BBQ is a favorite at our house also.
Note: Scroll to the bottom for the printable recipe Ingredients for Crock Pot Apple BBQ Chicken. 3.5 lbs boneless, skinless chicken breast; 18 oz bottle bbq sauce; 2 cups apple butter; buns; How to Make Apple BBQ Chicken in a Crock Pot. Place your chicken in a 6-quart crock pot (I used Cera, my 6 Quart Crock Pot with Ceramic Coated Pot)
Apple chicken crockpot recipe. Bacon Apple Chicken. Fresh apples and smokey bacon intensify the flavors of barbecue sauce and provide a subtle sweetness to this slow cooker chicken recipe. It is such a simple recipe and it always gets rave reviews. I often put this recipe in the slow cooker in the morning on busy days so dinner is ready to eat when we get home at night. Homemade Crock Pot Applesauce is the perfect way to celebrate fall! This applesauce recipe is so simple (only 5 ingredients), uses up all of those extra apples you have sitting around and is incredibly tasty! In a skillet, saute the chicken cubes in oil, until browned; transfer to a slow cooker. Top with apple. Combine the apple cider and vinegar; pour over chicken and apple. Sprinkle with remaining salt mixture. Top with bay leaf. Cover, and cook on high for 4-5 hours, or until veggies are tender, and chicken is cooked. Remove the bay leaf.
Slow Cooker Apple Balsamic Chicken uses apple jelly, robust balsamic vinegar, and apple juice to maintain maximum flavor during the cook. It is sweet, tart, and just the right consistency, just like my Balsamic Pork Chops.. This recipe can be made with any cut of chicken, however, I prefer to use a boneless chicken breast. Use boneless, skinless chicken breasts or boneless, skinless chicken thighs. It’s best to avoid dealing with skin and bones to make this crockpot BBQ Pulled Chicken recipe simple. Chicken thighs will have a little more fat (flavor!) and more moisture. Chicken breasts are leaner, but also don’t pack quite the same amount of flavor as thighs. Sprinkle chicken with thyme, salt and pepper. In large frypan, heat half of the oil over medium high heat; brown chicken all over. Transfer to plate. Add remaining oil to frypan. Cook apples and onion, stirring occasionsally, until golden, about 5 minutes. Add apple cider, bring to boil, stirring and scraping up brown bits from pan.
Add garlic; cook 1 minute longer. Stir in barbecue sauce, apple cider and honey; increase heat to medium-high. Cook 1 minute, stirring to loosen browned bits from pan. Pour over chicken and apples. Cook, covered, on low 3-1/2 to 4-1/2 hours or until chicken is tender. Freeze option: Freeze cooled chicken mixture in freezer containers. To use. Sprinkle both sides of the chicken with an additional ½ teaspoon salt and garlic powder. Place the chicken on top of the onion and apple mixture. Pour over ½ cup apple cider. Cover and cook on high for 4 hours or low for 6, or until the chicken very tender and cooked through. Remove the chicken to a cutting board. Slight tweaks: 3 cloves garlic 2 tbs apple cider vinegar 1 cup of onions more fresh ginger grated a few shakes of chipotle Tabasco. I partially microwave defrosted frozen chicken and didn t freeze ingredients together prior to cooking. First 4 hours on high next 4 on low. Sides were braised cabbage and couscous with green chilies mixed in.
Crock Pot Bourbon Chicken is easy and delicious! Tender juicy chicken is cooked in a rich bourbon ginger sauce for a delicious meal. The whole family will love. Serve it over rice, with a side of steamed broccoli, or inside some dinner rolls for a delicious bourbon chicken sandwich!. This Crock Pot bourbon chicken recipe takes all the work out of making dinner, making it perfect for busy. Apple Cider Slow Cooker Pulled Chicken Recipe for your Crockpot or Instant Pot. When you walk in the door after a long day of work or errands or running around with the kids, Apple Cider Pulled Chicken Sandwiches are a perfect dinner because they are easy, comforting, and not too heavy. Made this tonight and LOVED it!! Couple changes that I made: rubbed the chicken with paprika, chili powder, cumin, pepper, salt, and garlic powder..only put one apple in the crockpot..added a 1/4 cup chopped onion..and used Sweet Baby Ray's with some Famous Dave's Devil Spit. Turned out wonderful!! Chicken and bacon were done around 6 hours.
Arrange the chicken breasts (you can use chicken thighs, legs, etc..also) in the bottom of crock-pot. Arrange the apple slices around and on top of chicken. Cut up 1/2 onion into small pieces. Try to make your chicken pieces approximately the same size. Wrap each piece with bacon. I used approximately 1/2 of a piece of bacon per piece of chicken. In a medium bowl, stir together the 4 apples coursly chopped, 1 1/2 cups bbq sauce and 2 Tbsp vinegar or lemon juice. Dump the apple bbq mixture on top of the chicken pieces in your crockpot. Slow Cooker Apple Cider Chicken simmers in the crockpot all day resulting in tender fall off the bone chicken. I look forward to the cooler months for the simple reason that I can find apple cider available in my grocery store. Delicious chilled or hot, apple cider is the perfect balance between sweet and tart.
1 cup apple cider 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1 tablespoon curry powder 2 tablespoons butter 1 medium onion (chopped) 2 garlic cloves (minced) 6 boneless, skinless chicken breasts; Salt and pepper to taste 3 Granny Smith apples (peel on but cored and thickly sliced) 2 tablespoons apple-cider vinegar 1/3 cup chicken broth 1 tablespoon cornstarch 23. Crockpot Chicken and Apples. Orange juice, apples, garlic, chicken and a bit of nutmeg powder are the only ingredients you’ll need to create this unique and delicious crockpot recipe. The nutmeg and marjoram leaves adds a bit more flavor and makes this recipe more savory. 24. Crockpot Chicken With Walnut-Herb Sauce I freeze chicken stock in ice cube trays that are 1/4 cup size. When I package this for the freezer, I add 6 cubes, so I really can just dump everything together in the crockpot, stock and all. This is a delicious fall recipe with the apple and cranberries. ★ ★ ★ ★
Season chicken with salt and pepper, to taste. Melt butter in a large skillet over medium high heat. Add chicken, skin-side down, and sear both sides until golden brown, about 2-3 minutes per side; drain excess fat and set chicken aside. Saute apple and onion in butter or margarine until tender. Add curry powder and saute 1 minute more. Add flour and continue to cook 1 minute longer. Preheat the oven. Line a sheet pan with foil and spray with nonstick spray. (full recipe at bottom of post) Mix together the ground chicken, cheese, apples, breadcrumbs, egg, and seasonings. Shape the meatballs into 24 even balls and place on prepared pan. Bake for 20-22 minutes, then remove and place in crockpot with your choice of barbecue sauce.
In a medium bowl, whisk together chicken broth and soup. Pour mixture over chicken. Cover and cook on LOW for 6 to 8 hours or on HIGH for 3 to 4 hours. Serve chicken, sauce, apples, and onions.