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Slow-Cooker Garlic-Parmesan Chicken

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Slow-Cooker Garlic-Parmesan Chicken

Slow-Cooker Garlic-Parmesan Chicken


3 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil, divided
2 lb. bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs

Kosher salt

Freshly ground black pepper

1 lb. baby red potatoes, quartered
2 tbsp. butter softened
cloves garlic, chopped
2 tbsp. fresh thyme

Freshly chopped parsley

2 tbsp. freshly grated Parmesan, plus more for serving


  1. In a large skillet over medium-high heat, heat 1 tablespoon oil. Add chicken, season with salt and pepper, and sear until golden, 3 minutes per side.
  2. Meanwhile, in a large slow cooker, toss potatoes with remaining 2 tablespoons oil, butter, garlic, thyme, parsley, and Parmesan and season generously with salt and pepper. Add chicken and cook on high for 4 hours or low for 8 hours, until potatoes are tender and chicken is fully cooked.
  3. Garnish with Parmesan before serving.

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