Thai Peanut Chicken

Add Thai cuisine in your family’s dinner! Enjoy this slow cooked chicken flavored by soy sauce served with Jasmine rice.

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  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 8 hr 15 min
  • ingredients 8
  • servings 4
 

Ingredients

8
bone-in chicken thighs (about 2 lb), skin removed
3/4
cup hot chunky-style salsa
1/4
cup peanut butter
2
tablespoons lime juice
1
tablespoon soy sauce
1
teaspoon grated gingerroot
1/4
cup chopped peanuts
2
tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro

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LOCATION

Steps

  • 1 In 3 1/2- to 6-quart slow cooker, place chicken thighs. In small bowl, mix salsa, peanut butter, lime juice, soy sauce and gingerroot. Pour over chicken.
  • 2 Cover; cook on Low heat setting 8 to 9 hours.
  • 3 With slotted spoon, remove chicken from slow cooker; place on serving platter. Skim fat from sauce. Spoon sauce over chicken. Sprinkle with peanuts and cilantro.
  • 1 In 3 1/2- to 6-quart slow cooker, place chicken thighs. In small bowl, mix salsa, peanut butter, lime juice, soy sauce and gingerroot. Pour over chicken.
  • 2 Cover; cook on Low heat setting 8 to 9 hours.
  • 3 With slotted spoon, remove chicken from slow cooker; place on serving platter. Skim fat from sauce. Spoon sauce over chicken. Sprinkle with peanuts and cilantro.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

Serve with Jasmine rice and a simple side of sliced cucumbers tossed with vinaigrette for a truly Thai meal.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
410
(
Calories from Fat
220),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
25g
25%
(Saturated Fat
6g,
6%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
90mg
90%;
Sodium
700mg
700%;
Total Carbohydrate
8g
8%
(Dietary Fiber
2g
2%
  Sugars
4g
4%
),
Protein
39g
39%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
6%;
Vitamin C
2%;
Calcium
6%;
Iron
20%;
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 5 1/2 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.