Slow Cooker Chicken Cacciatore

A Rustic Italian Delight, Slow-Simmered to Perfection

Slow Cooker Chicken Cacciatore

Indulge in the rustic charm of Slow Cooker Chicken Cacciatore, a classic Italian comfort dish reimagined for modern convenience. This recipe combines succulent chicken pieces with a medley of vegetables, aromatic herbs, and tangy tomatoes, all slow-cooked to tender perfection. With minimal prep and maximum flavor, it's a comforting meal that's sure to please the whole family.

Prep Time 15 mins Cook Time 4 hrs Total Time 4 hrs 15 mins Difficulty: Beginner Calories: 300 Best Season: Suitable throughout the year


Chicken Cacciatore

Chicken Marinade


  1. Place the sliced onion, bell peppers, garlic, zucchini, and mushrooms in the bottom of the slow cooker.

  2. Add the chicken pieces on top of the vegetables.

  3. Pour the diced tomatoes and tomato paste over the chicken and vegetables.

  4. Sprinkle the oregano, basil, thyme, salt (if using), and pepper over the top.

  5. Cover and cook on low for 6-8 hours or on high for 3-4 hours, until the chicken is tender and the vegetables are cooked through.


Serve over a small portion of cooked whole grain pasta, zucchini noodles, or with a side of steamed green beans or a fresh salad to keep it light and diet-friendly.

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