Slow Cooker Whole Chicken Recipe

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Makes 8 servings
Prep time: 10 min
Cook time: 3-4 hours

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2 medium carrots, peeled and cut into 1-inch pieces
1 medium onion, thickly sliced
3 garlic cloves, minced
1 tablespoon fresh thyme, minced (optional)
½ teaspoon salt
1 whole chicken, 4-5 pounds


Place carrots and onion in the bottom of a 6-quart slow cooker. Mix garlic, thyme and salt in a small bowl. Pat your chicken dry (without rinsing) with paper towels and rub the garlic mixture over bird.

Place chicken, breast side up, in slow cooker and cook on HIGH for 3- 4 hours or until the thigh meat reads 160 F.

Nutrition Facts

For three ounces chicken breast (no skin) = 140 calories, 3.0 g fat, 0.0 g saturated fat, 0 g carbohydrates, 0 g sugar, 27.3 g protein, 0 g fiber, 200 mg sodium, 2 Green, 0 Blue, 0 Purple WW SmartPts

Points values are calculated by Snack Girl and are provided for information only. See all Snack Girl Recipes

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