Mouth Watering Slow Cooker Chicken Teriyaki
If you are searching for that family fun recipe that can be included in your weekly family planner then this offering from Judy can be the one for inclusion in your best family recipes folder. Chicken is always a welcome meal since it is cost efficient as well as being easy to make. This specific recipe calls for the thighs to be used and depending on your health concerns you can use them with skin on or off. Your weekly family planner for meals will welcome this addition since it is made in a slow cooker and this is where the beauty lies. Slow cookers allow for long cooking times and not much else on your part other than loading the cooker with the ingredients. Then the cooking can vary from 3 to upwards of 9 hours.
Family fun can then be realized since if you are all home together you can watch a movie or do any other family oriented thing together while the food lovingly cooks on its own. The best family recipes are ones like this one that afford you time to do other things while the cooking process takes place. Slow cookers are the wave of the future when it comes to cooking. The main reason this cooking vessel will become so popular is in the fact of the ease of the whole cooking process when using them. Many models not only have times that can be programmed but the newer and higher techs ones also have a special added feature. You can take get your recipes made with less fuss. You can program the time and you can also now have the heat adjusted automatically. Once the heat in the cooker reaches a certain temperature and time frame they will lower the heat and keep cooking. Programming them does this but once you do you will have time for other things. This will allow you to be at work while your recipe cooks away on its own and is ready when you get home.
The other beauty and ease of these cooking vessels lie in the ease of cleaning. With most recipes there are more than one pot or pan and cooking utensil. The slow cooker is a one pot and one utensil quick clean charm. The slow cooker has an internal cooking pot usually made of glazed ceramic or porcelain and it is the only part that really needs cleaning. The outer shell might need a wipe here and there but the pot is the only part getting dirty. Anytime you can complete a full meal and limit the items that need to be cleaned you are way ahead of the game.The next time you have chicken thighs, drumsticks or any other part of the chicken take a second and look over this wonderful way to cook them and make this recipe. Thanks to Judy of The Midnight Baker Blog for this yummy Mouth-Watering Slow Cooker Chicken Teriyaki Recipe that will make your cooking life easier. Bon apetit.**
Nutrition Facts for: Mouth Watering Slow Cooker Chicken Teriyaki From The Midnight Baker
Ingredients: Chicken thighs, cloves garlic, grated fresh ginger, soy sauce, honey, molasses, rice vinegar, sherry or apple juice, green onions, sesame oil cornstarch.
* Percentages (%) are based on a 2000 calorie diet * The entire recipe has been calculated for 4 servings. * Per Serving: Calories 591, Calories from Fat 184, Total Fat 20.4g 31%, Saturated Fat 5.1g 25%, Cholesterol 202mg 67%, Sodium 1401mg 58%, Potassium 832mg 24%, Carbohydrates 28.7g 10%, Dietary Fiber 0.8g 3%, Sugars 19.4g, Protein 67.5g, Vitamin A 5%, Vitamin C 6%, Calcium 8%, Iron 23%
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