• 6 skinless, boneless chicken thighs
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1/2 tsp rosemary
  • 1/2 tsp thyme
  • 1 tsp chopped garlic
  • 1 cup olives (I used green and black)
  • 1 14 oz can of chickpeas
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 red pepper, chopped


Recipe Description

Slow Cooker Chicken with Olives and Peppers is a set it and forget it weeknight dinner the whole family will love. The chicken gets so tender and the sauce is full of salty flavor from the olives.

Recipe Directions

  1. Place chicken thighs on a plate and drizzle with olive oil and sprinkle with all seasonings.
  2. Put into a greased slow cooker and add all other ingredients except for the red peppers.
  3. Push the other ingredients down around the sides of the chicken, not on top.
  4. Cook on low for four hours or high for two hours.
  5. Remove lid and add red peppers 30 minutes before finished.
  6. Garnish with parsley and lemon if desired.