ENDECA_EXCLUDE_START
ENDECA_EXCLUDE_END

Slow-Cooker Lime Garlic Chicken with Rice

Think light! Delicate citrus chicken and rice is light on fat and high on flavor.

CLOSE
 (54) 29 Reviews
+

Share

  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 10 hr 10 min
  • Servings 6

Ingredients

1
package (1 pound 4 ounces) bone-in skinless chicken thighs
1/4
cup fresh lime juice (2 limes)
1 1/2
cups Progresso™ chicken broth (from 32-ounce carton)
2
cloves garlic, finely chopped
1/2
teaspoon dried thyme leaves
1/4
teaspoon pepper
2
tablespoons butter or margarine
1
cup uncooked instant rice
Chopped fresh parsley, if desired

SAVE ON THIS RECIPE!

LOCATION

Directions

  • 1 Place chicken in 3- to 4-quart slow cooker. Add remaining ingredients except rice and parsley.
  • 2 Cover and cook on Low heat setting 8 to 10 hours. During last 15 minutes of cooking, stir in rice.
  • 3 Remove chicken from cooker. Place cooked rice on each serving plate. Top with chicken. Spoon any remaining juices over chicken. Garnish with parsley.

EXPERT TIPS

Expert Tips

Bone-in chicken works best in slow cookers. The bones help keep the chicken in one piece during the long cooking time.

Serve with a tossed green salad or steamed fresh vegetables.

Garnish with fanned lime slices.

Get new recipe inspiration every week! Free Newsletters

View Full Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
215
(
Calories from Fat
80 ),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
9 g
9 %
(Saturated Fat
4 g,
4 %
),
Cholesterol
50 mg
50 %;
Sodium
320 mg
320 %;
Total Carbohydrate
17 g
17 %
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
),
Protein
16 g
16 %
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
2%;
Calcium
2%;
Iron
10%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 2 Lean Meat; 1 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

RATINGS & REVIEWS

Be the first to review this recipe!

© 2014 ®/TM General Mills All Rights Reserved

Nutrition information is calculated at the time recipes are created. We do not include optional ingredients in our calculations.
Save Money on Your Favorite Brands
when you buy ONE BOX Betty Crocker® Create 'n' Bake Cookie Mix
Betty Crocker™ Hershey's™, Heath™, OR Reese's™ Premium Dessert Bar Mix
when you buy THREE Old El Paso™ products (Excludes Old El Paso™ Refrigerated, Frozen OR Soup products)
See All Coupons
ENDECA_EXCLUDE_START
ENDECA_EXCLUDE_END
close