There are so many great ways to spend a fall day -- picking apples, carving pumpkins, watching 12 hours of Naked and Afraid XL -- but slaving over a stove is definitely not one of them. Luckily though, these 13 excellent slow cooker chicken recipes don't need much attention beyond a 15 minute prep time. So whether it's wings for game night or a whole bird for a family feast, your dinner definitely won't taste like you just spent all day watching a stripped-down survival show.
The spicy saucy chicken is infinitely adaptable to whatever form you want to eat it in. Served in a taco, burrito or quesadilla, or on rice, it's bound to wind up in a regular dinner rotation. Recipe here.
This recipe -- which calls for chicken breast to soak in amber ale for eight hours -- makes enough for about nine people but go ahead and serve only yourself with it for a week. We're not here to judge. Chow down now!
These bite-sized Buffalo sauce-soaked balls are made with Panko, which is a Japanese-style breadcrumb. It's not as dense as standard breadcrumbs, which makes it almost always the best option for delicate meatball/meatloaf mixtures. Here it is!
Butter chicken -- an Indian chicken and spiced curry dish -- is traditionally cooked in a tandoor (a clay oven) but when all you've got is a Crock-Pot, it doesn't have to be. Don’t forget the naan to wipe the plate clean. Get cooking here.