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Crock Pot Balsamic Chicken - Light, easy, and perfect for weeknight dinners, or even game days, this flavorful chicken dish is cooked in the crock pot to a tender perfection with vegetables and balsamic vinegar.

Crock Pot Balsamic Chicken

Crock Pot Balsamic Chicken - Light, easy, and perfect for weeknight dinners, or even game days, this flavorful chicken dish is cooked in the crock pot to a tender perfection with vegetables and balsamic vinegar.
Course Dinner
Cuisine Italian
Keyword crock pot chicken, crock pot dinner ideas, crock pot recipes
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 4 hours
Total Time 4 hours 5 minutes
Servings 6 Servings
Calories 193.1 kcal
Author Katerina | Diethood

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon STAR Original Olive Oil
  • 3 garlic cloves minced
  • 2 pounds skinless , boneless chicken breasts
  • salt and fresh ground pepper , to taste
  • 1/3- cup STAR Balsamic Vinegar of Modena Gold Edition
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1 large yellow onion , sliced
  • 1 red bell pepper , thinly sliced
  • 1 green bell pepper , thinly sliced
  • 1 teaspoon Italian Seasoning

Instructions

  1. Grease the sides and bottom of the crock pot with olive oil; sprinkle minced garlic over it.
  2. Season chicken breasts with salt and pepper.
  3. Add chicken to the crock pot and arrange it in one single layer.
  4. In a small mixing bowl combine balsamic vinegar and brown sugar; whisk until thoroughly combined and pour it over chicken.

  5. Top with sliced vegetables and Italian Seasoning.
  6. Cover and cook on HIGH for 3 to 4 hours, or on LOW for 5 to 6 hours.
  7. Remove cover and transfer chicken breasts to a cutting board; using two forks, shred the chicken.*
  8. Stir the shredded chicken back into the crock pot.
  9. Taste for seasonings and adjust accordingly.
  10. Serve.

Recipe Notes

WW Smart Points: 3

*You can serve this with flour tortillas, sandwich bread, burger buns, or over pasta. You can also serve it as is.
*Place leftovers in a container and cover with a lid; refrigerate for 3 to 5 days.

Nutrition Facts
Crock Pot Balsamic Chicken
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 193.1 Calories from Fat 51
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 5.7g 9%
Saturated Fat 1g 5%
Cholesterol 86.7mg 29%
Sodium 245.4mg 10%
Total Carbohydrates 6.4g 2%
Dietary Fiber 1.1g 4%
Sugars 1g
Protein 31.3g 63%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.