If by the end of the day you are hungry for a homecooked dinner but just do not have the energy to start cooking, Crock-Pot Garlic Chicken using chicken tenders and pantry ingredients makes the perfect dinner. Just add all the pantry staples in the Crock-Pot in the morning and have dinner ready when you are.
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Crock-Pot Garlic Herb Chicken Tenders is a delicious and easy pantry dinner that is perfect for busy weeknights. The best part? You only need a few simple ingredients that you probably already have on hand in your pantry!
How to Prepare Ahead Slow Cooker Garlic Herb Chicken
- Depending on your slow cooker, you can prepare the Garlic Herb Chicken Tenders the night before have it in the fridge. If you have a removable inner bowl.
- The night before you can also put every ingredient in zip lock bag or any container and dump all in the Crock-Pot in the morning.
- This recipe is truly a dump and go recipe. Set the temperature and the time and dinner will be ready when you are.
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This Crock-Pot Garlic Herb Chicken Tenders recipe is a great way to use up pantry staples and create a tasty and satisfying meal with minimal effort. Give it a try the next time you need a quick and easy dinner solution!
How to Make Garlic Herb Chicken in your Slow Cooker
As with most slow cooker or Crock-Pot recipes it this dinner is a simple dump stir and set-the-lid meal.
If you want to use the high-temperature setting for 4 hours I would thaw the chicken in the microwave so that you are not starting out with totally frozen chicken. But the process is the same.
You can also mix in some frozen vegetables during the last hour of cooking to make this a complete, one-pot meal.
I also use my Instant Pot to cook the brown rice when I have only 30 minutes before dinner. Again all you have to do is add all the ingredients and set the timer for 22 minutes for brown rice and 4 minutes for white rice. Brown rice I use 1 cup rice to 1 & 1/2 cups water. For white rice, I use one cup of rice to one cup of water.
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Crock-Pot Garlic Herb Chicken Tenders Pantry Dinner
Crock-Pot Garlic Herb Chicken Tenders Pantry Dinner. If by the end of the day you are hungry for a home-cooked dinner but just do not have the energy to start cooking, Crock-Pot Garlic Chicken using chicken tenders and pantry ingredients make the perfect dinner.
- Prep Time: 15 minutes
- Cook Time: 6 hours
- Total Time: 6 hours 15 minutes
- Yield: 6 servings 1x
- Category: Chicken Dinner
- Method: Slow Cooker
- 6 to 8 Chicken Breast Tenders thawed
- 2 Campbell’s Cream of Mushroom Soup
- 1 can of Water (1 cup)
- 1 teaspoon Basil
- 1 teaspoon Oregano
- 6 to 8 cloves of garlic whole
- 1 Onion cut into medium strips
- Fresh Ground Pepper
- Thaw the chicken
- Mix together soup, water, basil, oregano and garlic
- Put the soup mixture in the Crock Pot, add the chicken and turn over to coat with the sauce.
- Next, add the onions and mix around,
- Optional add some fresh ground pepper on top.
- Set for 6 hours on low is best (or 3 hours on high)
- After 6 hours use a meat thermometer to make sure that the chicken is at 165° F.
- Serve over rice or noodles.
- I do not add salt to the recipe, but let each family member add salt to taste when serving.
- Calories: 310
- Sugar: 2g
- Sodium: 730mg
- Fat: 17.8g
- Saturated Fat: 3.9
- Trans Fat: 0
- Carbohydrates: 20.9
- Fiber: 3.5
- Protein: 16.1
- Cholesterol: 44mg
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