Simple Crockpot Chicken and Turkey Recipes

Latin Chicken Slow Cooker Style
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Here are some of the easiest crockpot recipes using turkey or chicken, and most are prepared with fewer than 6 ingredients.

From roasted turkey or chicken to easy casseroles, you're sure to find a recipe in this list.

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    easy crock pot turkey breast and gravy
    Diana Rattray

    This easy crockpot turkey breast is finished with a homemade gravy. Brown the skin under the broiler just before serving.

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    crockpot garlic roasted chicken
    Diana Rattray

    This whole chicken is roasted to perfection in the slow cooker. Start the chicken on the high setting for an hour. A crockpot liner makes it easy to lift the chicken out, and cleanup is much easier.

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    Swiss Chicken, Slow Cooker
    Diana Rattray

    This simple chicken and stuffing bake makes a tasty meal with green beans or a salad. Feel free to substitute mozzarella or muenster cheese for the Swiss cheese.

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    Slow Cooker Turkey and Rice With Mixed Vegetables
    Diana Rattray

    This flavorful turkey and rice combination is a great way to use leftover turkey, and it's a complete meal in one pot.

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    Slow Cooker Chicken Drumsticks
    Diana Rattray

    Creole seasoning, butter, and some brown sugar flavor these simple crockpot "roasted" chicken drumsticks.

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    Russian Chicken
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    Russian dressing, onion soup mix, and apricot preserves team up to add flavor to this popular chicken dish. 

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    chicken thighs
    Diana Rattray

    Serve this tasty Tex-Mex chicken with hot cooked rice and a tossed salad.

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    Lazy Chicken With Mushrooms, Slow Cooker
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    This slow cooker chicken is a fuss-free dish your family will love. Just add the ingredients to the slow cooker and press the button. 

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    Crock Pot Chicken Parisienne
    Diana Rattray

    This recipe is super easy to fix with chicken breasts, a little wine, mushrooms, and sour cream. It makes an excellent meal with noodles or rice.

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    Italian Seasoned Chicken With Potatoes
    Diana Rattray

    This simple crockpot chicken dish takes is a snap to put together. Layer the ingredients, set the slow cooker on low, and forget it for 5 to 7 hours! 

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    Slow Cooker Chicken and Dressing Casserole
    Diana Rattray

    This easy chicken dish is prepared with only 5 main ingredients along with the butter and chicken broth for the stuffing mix. Feel free to saute some celery and onions in the butter required for the stuffing and add them to the mixture. 

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    Crock pot turkey tetrazzini
    Diana Rattray

    This turkey tetrazzini is a classic combination of turkey, mushrooms, spaghetti, and cheese. The sauce is made with cream of chicken soup, mushrooms, pimientos, and cheese.

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    Simple Slow Cooker Chicken Barbecue

    Slow Cooker Chicken Barbecue
    Diana Rattray

    This pulled chicken is sure to become a family favorite. Serve the chicken on split toasted buns with coleslaw and pickles. Use all or part chicken thighs for juicier chicken.

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    Slow Cooker Island Barbecue Turkey Legs
    Diana Rattray

    These slow cooker turkey legs are not only full of flavor, they're easy on the budget. A sweet and sour barbecue sauce with pineapple gives them exotic island flavor, and the slow cooker is an easy way to cook them.

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    Turkey with Garlic
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    Turkey thighs are cooked to perfection in the slow cooker with lots of garlic and some white wine and chicken broth.