Friday, February 22, 2013

Slow Cooker Lemon-Garlic Chicken and White Bean Stew Recipe from The Perfect Pantry

Chicken thigh meat is the star in this Slow Cooker Lemon-Garlic Chicken and White Bean Stew.

Lemon Garlic Chicken and White Bean Stew Slow Cooker Recipe from The Perfect Pantry featured on
(Photo from The Perfect Pantry.)

(For Friday Favorites we spotlight past recipes that you may have missed, and this delicious-looking Slow Cooker Lemon-Garlic Chicken and White Bean Stew from The Perfect Pantry was posted on the day Slow Cooker from scratch officially launched, just over one year ago, and what a year of slow cooker deliciousness it's been.  Hope you enjoy this one if you missed it the first time.)

I'm thrilled to feature this fabulous sounding Slow Cooker Lemon-Garlic Chicken and White Bean Stew from The Perfect Pantry, where my friend Lydia has an approach to slow cooker recipes that's just like mine.  This recipe from Lydia has chicken thighs simmered with onions, garlic, red bell pepper, and lemon zest, and lemon juice and beans are added when the chicken is done, and the whole dish is ready in under four hours.

Ingredients for this Slow Cooker Recipe:
  • onions
  • garlic
  • red bell pepper
  • dried thyme or rosemary
  • lemon zest
  • fresh black pepper
  • chicken broth
  • boneless and skinless chicken thighs
  • lemon juice
  • canned small white beans
  • cornstarch

Get the complete recipe for Slow Cooker Lemon-Garlic Chicken and White Bean Stew from The Perfect Pantry.

Recommended Slow Cooker Size:
Lydia recommends a 4 Quart Slow Cooker for this recipe.

More CrockPot Recipes from The Perfect Pantry:
Armadillo Beef Brisket from The Perfect Pantry
Beef and Green Chile Stew from The Perfect Pantry 

Lemon Garlic Chicken and White Bean Stew Slow Cooker Recipe from The Perfect Pantry featured on

More Tasty Ideas with Chicken in the Slow Cooker: 
Better Butter Chicken from Dinner with Julie
Buttered Chicken and Tomato Curry from Dinner du Jour
Cashew Chicken from 365 Days of Slow Cooking
Paprika Chicken from Andrea Meyers
Tropical Chicken from Black Girl Chef's Whites 


  1. Love the new site!!!! AND since I love my slow cooker, this is going to be a favorite!

  2. Congratulations on your new slow cooker site - love the idea! Lydia's Lemon-Garlic Chicken and White Bean Stew sounds delicious. Perfect timing as I'm collecting recipes for my next soup class at our local senior center and they requested some sort of hearty chicken soup/stew.

  3. Thanks so much for featuring this recipe today. It's one that my husband and I really liked, and of course it's even better on the second day. Congratulations on the new site! I'm looking forward to picking up many wonderful recipe ideas here.

  4. Congratulations on the exciting new site, Kalyn! It looks fantastic - as does this recipe. What a great combination of flavors.

    While I love cooking in my Dutch ovens, I've been thinking about buying a slow cooker for a while. With this delicious new blog, you may have finally convinced me! :)

  5. Thanks Pam. And send me your recipes if you have some!

    Jeanette, so glad you like it!

    Lydia, thank you so much for all your advice and support while I worked on the site.

    Thank you Susan. You must get a slow cooker; I know you would love it!

  6. It looks great, Kalyn! Congratulations, my friend. I'm looking getting some new slow cooker ideas from you and the bloggers' recipes you feature.

  7. Thanks Dara! And I know some tasty things will be coming out of your slow cooker!

  8. I'm excited about your new site Kalyn! Will be checking it often! I just used my slow cooker last night to make a honey sesame chicken that turned out awesome! Am trying to use it more!

  9. Holy cow, Kayln.... I'm in LOVE with your site! I'm always looking for more slow cooker recipes (from scratch!). What a fantastic idea -- I can't wait to poke around and plan next week's menu!

  10. Aggie and Natalie, so glad you like the site!

  11. Hi.. just wanted to drop a line of congratulations on your new site! I am sure it will be a great hit with everyone! How exciting! God bless!

  12. Kalyn-I'm a huge fan of Kalyn's Kitchen and absolutely love crockpot cooking! So excited about your new site--I will be submitting recipes soon. Thanks for this!

  13. I loved this recipe and would give 5 stars, except my kids universally disliked it - and they are NOT picky eaters. I think it was the lemon that put them off.

    1. Sounds like a great recipe for adults though, especially people who like lemon.


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