Slow-Cooker Chicken-Vegetable Chowder

Looking for a slow cooked dinner using Green Giant® broccoli? Then try this hearty vegetable and chicken chowder - a flavorful meal.

  • prep time 10 min
  • total time 7 hr 40 min
  • ingredients 12
  • servings 5

Ingredients

1
lb boneless skinless chicken thighs, cut into 1-inch pieces
1
cup ready-to-eat baby-cut carrots, cut in half lengthwise
1
cup sliced fresh mushrooms
1
medium onion, chopped (1/2 cup)
1/2
cup water
1/4
teaspoon garlic powder
1/8
teaspoon dried thyme leaves
1
can (14 oz) chicken broth
1
can (10 3/4 oz) condensed 98%-fat-free cream of chicken soup with 30% less sodium
1/2
cup milk
3
tablespoons all-purpose flour
1
box (9 oz) Green Giant® frozen broccoli cuts, thawed
  • 1 In 3- to 4-quart slow cooker, mix chicken, carrots, mushrooms, onion, water, garlic powder, thyme and broth.
  • 2 Cover; cook on Low heat setting 7 to 9 hours.
  • 3 About 35 minutes before serving, skim fat from slow cooker. In small bowl, beat soup, milk and flour with wire whisk until smooth. Add soup mixture and broccoli to chicken mixture. Cover; cook on Low heat setting 30 minutes longer or until broccoli is tender.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    260
    (
    Calories from Fat
    90),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    10g
    10%
    (Saturated Fat
    3g,
    3%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    60mg
    60%;
    Sodium
    660mg
    660%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    17g
    17%
    (Dietary Fiber
    3g
    3%
      Sugars
    4g
    4%
    ),
    Protein
    26g
    26%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    70%;
    Vitamin C
    20%;
    Calcium
    8%;
    Iron
    15%;
    Exchanges:
    1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 1 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 3 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 0 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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