Gina says this Crock Pot Sesame Honey Chicken has the perfect balance of sweet-savory without too much added sugar.
I know we've been focusing on Slow Cooker Summer Dinners lately, but it won't be long before kids will be going back to school. This Crock Pot Sesame Honey Chicken from Skinnytaste would make a perfect school-night dinner, and it cooks in 3-4 hours so it's perfect for those days when don't think about dinner until mid-afternoon!
Shredded chicken with some type of Asian sauce is becoming a classic slow cooker meal. Gina says she's not a fan of sweet food for a main dish, so this recipe has a lot of spicy and savory flavors to balance the sweetness.
Ingredients for this CrockPot Recipe:
- boneless, skinless chicken breast
- black pepper
- low-sodium soy sauce (gluten-free if needed)
- tomato paste
- rice wine vinegar
- minced garlic
- sesame oil
- onion powder
- Sriracha hot chili sauce
- sesame seeds (for garnish)
- scallions (for garnish)
Get complete instructions for Crock Pot Sesame Honey Chicken from Skinnytaste.
Recommended Slow Cooker Size:
Gina used a Hamilton Beach Six-Quart Programmable Slow Cooker for this recipe.
More Slow Cooker Recipes from Skinnytaste:
Crock Pot Maple Dijon Chicken Drumsticks from Skinnytaste
Crock Pot Picadillo Stuffed Peppers from Skinnytaste
More Ideas for Chicken in the CrockPot:
Use the recipes-by-photo index page for Chicken Recipes to see more ideas for chicken in the slow cooker.