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Slow Cooker Sticky Chicken

November 14, 2011
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This recipe was very yummy, something all three of us enjoyed. I've really been getting my money's worth outta this Crock Pot, I tell you! I love that most of the cooking is done in the slow cooker and then you broil it for a few minutes to make it crispy. Genius!

Slow Cooker Sticky Chicken

3 lbs chicken thighs (you can use any kind of chicken you want, I bought the cheapest that week)
3/4 cup brown sugar, divided
1/4 cup soy sauce, divided
1 teaspoon ground ginger
4 cloves garlic, minced
1/2 teaspoon cayenne (omitted, shh don't tell my husband :)
1/4 cup tomato paste
1/4 cup water

Combine 1/4 cup brown sugar, 2 tablespoons soy sauce, ginger, and garlic in the slow cooker. Add chicken and stir to coat evenly.

Cook chicken for 4 hours on low or until done. Meanwhile, combine remaining 1/2 cup brown sugar, 2 tablespoons soy sauce, water, and tomato paste. When chicken is done, place on a lined cookie sheet and brush all sides with sauce.

Pour extra sauce over chicken (don't waste one bit, trust me!). Broil for about 5 minutes or until desired crispness. Serve with white rice.

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17 comments on "Slow Cooker Sticky Chicken"
  1. Yum! Definitely trying this one!

  2. looks easy and very tasty! will be trying it!

  3. Hey friend! This is on my Friday Five Foodie Finds! :-)

    Thanks for sharing and have a great weekend! :-)

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  5. This recipe is rally from America's Test Kitchen slow cooker cookbook, It is sooo good it's always in our menu rotation! I always use chicken thighs as well!

  6. I've made this twice now and it's always a big hit at my house. I pinned it when you originally posted it, and it has received over 30 repins! Thanks for posting!

  7. Used this as a special at Jordans Sports Bar and cafe for a lunch special. I got the best compliments a chef could ask for.....Empty plates. Thanks for sharing this.

  8. Great crock-pot share! Pinned and I plan on making this on Saturday! Thanks for the yummy share!

  9. Thank you so much for this recipe, it is so yummy, I have made it 5 times now. I had to double the sauce amount for the slow cooker, other then that it is awsome :-)

  10. You're welcome, Christine! We love this recipe, too. :)

  11. Diabetic over here could I sub a brown sugar substitute ?

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