Chicken Cacciatore Slow Cooker Recipe
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Cacciatore means "hunter" in Italian. Cacciatore is often prepared with tomatoes, onions, herbs, and chicken or rabbit. This recipe is SO DELICIOUS and EASY. In 7 minutes prep and 5-6 hours slow cooking, your house will smell amazing and hearty appetites will be satisfied.
Recipe type: Dinner
Cuisine: Italian
Serves: 6 servings
  • 2 medium onions, thinly sliced
  • 2½-3 pounds of frozen boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • ¼ teaspoon pepper
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder (or 3 fresh garlic cloves, minced)
  • 1 (28 oz) can crushed or diced tomatoes
  • 1 (8 oz) can tomato sauce
  • 2 tsp. dried oregano
  • 1 tsp. dried basil
  • Prepared rice or pasta, optional
  • Parmesan cheese (topping), optional
  1. Place onion slices on the bottom of the slow cooker.
  2. Place frozen chicken on onions.
  3. In a medium bowl, combine the rest of the ingredients.
  4. Pour mixed ingredients over frozen chicken in slow cooker.
  5. Cover and cook for 5-6 hours on high heat. Stir once every 2 hours.
  6. If desired, serve with prepared rice or pasta.
  7. Garnish with Parmesan cheese.
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