Slow Cooker Barbecue Chicken

Glazed BBQ chicken wings
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  • 7 hrs 5 mins
  • Prep: 5 mins,
  • Cook: 7 hrs
  • Yield: 4 to 6 Servings
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All you need for this crock pot barbecue chicken is chicken parts, an onion, and a bottle of barbecue sauce.

Serve this simple slow cooker chicken with hot cooked rice or potatoes and coleslaw.

See Also
Easy Crock Pot Barbecued Chicken

What You'll Need

  • 3 to 4 pounds chicken pieces
  • 1 large onion, coarsely chopped
  • 1 bottle barbecue sauce, or about 1 1/2 to 2 cups

How to Make It

  1. Put chicken in bottom of slow cooker or crockpot and add onions and barbecue sauce.
  2. Cook on LOW for about 6 to 8 hours, or until chicken is tender but not falling apart.
  3. If you want to check for doneness, use an instant-read thermometer inserted in the thickest pieces (not touching bone). The minimum safe temperature for chicken is 165 F.

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