Slow-Cooker Gingered Broccoli Chicken

Capture the fabulous flavor of stir-fry in a slow cooker! Sweet peaches pair well with ginger, chicken and broccoli.

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  • prep time 10 min
  • total time 6 hr 25 min
  • ingredients 11
  • servings 6
 

Ingredients

Chicken Mixture

6
boneless skinless chicken thighs (about 1 1/4 lb)
2
tablespoons grated gingerroot
1
medium sweet onion, cut into thin wedges
1
bag (1 lb) frozen sliced peaches, thawed
1/2
cup teriyaki sauce
1/2
cup water
5
cups Green Giant™ SELECT® frozen broccoli florets (from 22-oz bag), thawed
1/4
cup water
2
tablespoons cornstarch

Rice

3
cups water
3
cups uncooked instant white rice

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LOCATION

Steps

  • 1 Spray 3- to 4-quart slow cooker with cooking spray. Place chicken in cooker; top with gingerroot, onion and thawed peaches. In small bowl, mix teriyaki sauce and 1/2 cup water; pour over chicken mixture.
  • 2 Cover; cook on Low heat setting 6 to 7 hours.
  • 3 Stir thawed broccoli into chicken mixture. In small bowl, mix 1/4 cup water and the cornstarch; stir into chicken mixture. Increase heat setting to High; cover and cook 15 minutes longer or until sauce is slightly thickened.
  • 4 Meanwhile, in 2-quart saucepan, heat 3 cups water to boiling. Stir in rice. Cover; remove from heat. Let stand 5 minutes. Fluff rice with fork. Serve chicken mixture over rice.
  • 1 Spray 3- to 4-quart slow cooker with cooking spray. Place chicken in cooker; top with gingerroot, onion and thawed peaches. In small bowl, mix teriyaki sauce and 1/2 cup water; pour over chicken mixture.
  • 2 Cover; cook on Low heat setting 6 to 7 hours.
  • 3 Stir thawed broccoli into chicken mixture. In small bowl, mix 1/4 cup water and the cornstarch; stir into chicken mixture. Increase heat setting to High; cover and cook 15 minutes longer or until sauce is slightly thickened.
  • 4 Meanwhile, in 2-quart saucepan, heat 3 cups water to boiling. Stir in rice. Cover; remove from heat. Let stand 5 minutes. Fluff rice with fork. Serve chicken mixture over rice.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

For added flavor, top with toasted sliced almonds.

Serve this Asian-themed chicken with purchased fortune cookies.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
430
(
Calories from Fat
80),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
8g
8%
(Saturated Fat
2 1/2g,
2 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
60mg
60%;
Sodium
990mg
990%;
Total Carbohydrate
61g
61%
(Dietary Fiber
6g
6%
  Sugars
8g
8%
),
Protein
29g
29%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
30%;
Vitamin C
100%;
Calcium
8%;
Iron
35%;
Exchanges:
2 Starch; 1/2 Fruit; 1 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:
4
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.