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Slow-Cooker Sweet & Sour Chicken Recipe

Looking for an easy Slow-Cooker Sweet & Sour Chicken recipe? Learn how to make Slow-Cooker Sweet & Sour Chicken using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by moranie

Makes 4 servings



Sweet & Sour Chicken and Rice

Recipe Ingredients for Slow-Cooker Sweet & Sour Chicken

1/2 c onion, sliced
1/4 c carrot, peeled, sliced
1/4 c celery, sliced
1 lb chicken thighs, cut into bite-size pieces
1/3 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/3 cup Italian dressing
1/4 cup soy sauce
1 tsp. grated gingerroot
8 oz pineapple chunks, drained, liquid reserved
1 tbsp. cornstarch
1/2 c green pepper, sliced
1/2 c red pepper, sliced
4 cups rice

Recipe Directions for Slow-Cooker Sweet & Sour Chicken

  1. PLACE onions, carrots and celery in slow cooker; top with chicken.

  2. ADD combined brown sugar, dressing, soy sauce and ginger. Cover with lid.

  3. COOK on LOW for 7 to 8 hours (or on HIGH for 3-1/2 to 4 hours). During last 30 min. of cooking time, increase to HIGH. Stir cornstarch into reserved pineapple liquid; add to slow cooker along with the pineapple and peppers. Cook 30 min. or until peppers are crisp-tender and sauce is thickened. Serve over the rice.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 456.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
1055
Calories from Fat
139
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
15.4g
24%
Saturated Fat
3.6g
18%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
114mg
38%
Sodium
1028mg
43%
Potassium
723mg
21%
Total Carbohydrates
176.0g
59%
Dietary Fiber
4.4g
18%
Sugars
21.3g
Protein
47.9g
Vitamin A 34% Vitamin C 88%
Calcium 10% Iron 57%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
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