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Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken – Slow cooked, spicy and delicious Buffalo Chicken drumsticks.

Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken

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WW Freestyle: 6
Prep Time3 hrs
Cook Time4 hrs
Total Time7 hrs
This Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken recipe is ah-maz-ing! Slow cooked chicken legs simmered in a delicious homemade buffalo sauce. If you love buffalo chicken, then you're doing to devour this recipe!
Course: Dinner/Appetizers
Cuisine: American
Servings: 6
Calories: 262


  • 8 to 10 chicken drumsticks , skin removed, optional*
  • 1/2 cup Frank's Red Hot (or any other buffalo sauce that you like to use)
  • 1/2 cup dry wine
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 3 garlic cloves , minced
  • 3 tablespoons dried parsley
  • fresh parsley , for garnish
  • green onions , sliced, for garnish


  • Place drumsticks in a large resealable plastic bag or inside the inner bowl of your crock pot.
  • Add the rest of the ingredients to the bag; seal bag and turn to coat, or cover the inner bowl with lid.
  • Cover and refrigerate for at least 3 hours.
  • Transfer chicken and sauce to slow cooker.
  • Cover and cook on LOW for 3 to 4 hours, or until chicken is tender. You can also cook them on HIGH for 2 to 2-1/2 hours.
  • Remove chicken to a serving plate and brush the sauce over the chicken.
  • Garnish with fresh parsley and green onions.
  • Serve with a side of bleu cheese dip.


*One chicken leg with skin removed is 180 calories. A chicken leg with skin on is 260 calories.
Nutrition Facts
Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken
Amount Per Serving
Calories 262 Calories from Fat 162
% Daily Value*
Fat 18g28%
Saturated Fat 9g45%
Cholesterol 92mg31%
Sodium 638mg27%
Potassium 286mg8%
Carbohydrates 1g0%
Fiber 0g0%
Sugar 0g0%
Protein 18g36%
Vitamin A 100IU2%
Vitamin C 16.7mg20%
Calcium 24mg2%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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