Slow Cooker Indian-Spiced Chicken

Author: Canadian Living

If one-pot slow cooker chicken is a mainstay at your house, don't miss this recipe for potato lovers - Braised Chicken and Potatoes.

  • Portion size 6 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 12 chicken thighs skinned
  • 4 cups thinly sliced onions
  • 1/2 cup orange juice
  • 1/2 cup sodium-reduced chicken stock
  • 2 tablespoons mild curry paste
  • 3 cloves garlic minced
  • 1 tablespoon grated gingerroot
  • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
Topping:
  • 2/3 cups thinly sliced red onions
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 3/4 cups plain yogurt
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh coriander

Method

In Dutch oven, heat oil over medium-high heat; brown chicken. Transfer to slow cooker. Drain fat from pan.

Fry onions, stirring occasionally, until almost softened, about 10 minutes; scrape over chicken.

Whisk together orange juice, stock, curry paste, garlic and ginger; pour into slow cooker. Cover and cook on low for 4 to 6 hours or until juices run clear when chicken is pierced.

Scrape onions off chicken. With slotted spoon, transfer chicken to platter; cover and keep warm. Whisk flour with 1/4 cup (50 mL) water; whisk into slow cooker. Cover and cook on high until thickened, about 15 minutes. Pour over chicken.

Topping: Meanwhile, sprinkle onion with salt ; let stand for 15 minutes. Rinse in cold water; pat dry. In small bowl, toss onion with lime juice. Top each serving with yogurt then red onion. Sprinkle with coriander.

Nutritional facts <b>Per serving:</b> about

  • Sodium 321 mg
  • Protein 26 g
  • Calories 276.0
  • Total fat 12 g
  • Cholesterol 98 mg
  • Saturated fat 2 g
  • Total carbohydrate 17 g

%RDI

  • Iron 12.0
  • Fibre 0.0
  • Folate 17.0
  • Sodium 0.0
  • Sugars 0.0
  • Calcium 8.0
  • Protein 0.0
  • Calories 0.0
  • Total fat 0.0
  • Vitamin A 3.0
  • Vitamin C 25.0
  • Potassium 0.0
  • Cholesterol 0.0
  • Saturated fat 0.0
  • Total carbohydrate 0.0
Share X
Food

Slow Cooker Indian-Spiced Chicken

Login