Crockpot Mushroom Artichoke Chicken

Monday, July 14, 2014

While we round off our holiday in Malta, a few of my favourite food bloggers have stopped y to share some totally awesome recipes with you all! Kicking things off is my dear friend, Kristin!

If you're an avid reader of Anyonita Nibbles, I'm sure you'll recognise Kristin's work: we oft work together on things and she's one of my partners in crimes for many of the giveaways, projects and groups I'm involve with. It's always such a treat to have her here and you guys always love the beautiful recipes she shares! Here's another one, straight from Kristin's kitchen!

Crockpot Mushroom Artichoke Chicken #slowcooker #crockpot #chicken #easyrecipe


Yield: 6 servings
Prep time: 10 min
Cook time: 6 hrs



 Hi, my name is Kristin from Dizzy Busy and Hungry! I am so excited to be visiting you today here at Anyonita Nibbles. Thanks, Anyonita, for having me! I love, love, LOVE my slow cooker! The best slow cooker recipes are the ones where you just throw everything in, set it, and forget it. This Crockpot Mushroom Artichoke Chicken is one of those.

It is super-easy, and super-tasty! In the summer months, I take advantage of the fact that the slow cooker will not heat up my kitchen like the oven does. Keeping cool is definitely a priority during July and August, when it gets really hot and humid around my parts! Crock pot recipes are great for feeding a crowd, too, because they free up your time and your oven for the other dishes you need to prepare. I have used some of my crock pot recipes for holiday parties, football parties, and general family gatherings. It is such a relief to be able to check the main dish off the list early in the day, and then just let it take care of itself until dinner time!

 The entire family loved this recipe. There is plenty of flavor in this dish, and with the mushrooms, artichokes, and spinach, plenty of nutrition as well! The trick to making this dish really creamy and yummy is to use a little bit of instant tapioca in the liquid. You don’t even notice it once the dish is cooked, but it gives the sauce some body and creaminess without affecting the taste. I love this trick and have started using it in more of my recipes!
Crockpot Mushroom Artichoke Chicken #slowcooker #crockpot #chicken #easyrecipe

Crockpot Mushroom Artichoke Chicken Ingredients:
  • 2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 8 ounces sliced mushrooms
  • 1 (9 ounce) package frozen artichoke hearts (can still be frozen)
  • ½ cup chicken broth
  • 1 (10.75 ounce) can cream of chicken soup
  • ¼ cup white cooking wine
  • 2 tablespoons instant tapioca
  • ¾ teaspoon dried thyme
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon pepper
  • ¼ cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • ½ cup chopped red onion
  • 3 ounces fresh spinach (about 2 cups)
For the full instructions, please visit my Crockpot Mushroom Artichoke Chicken post on my blog, Dizzy Busy and Hungry. I would love to see you there, or you can follow me on social media!
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5 comments:

  1. Kristin, great recipe. I need to use my slow cooker much more often. I'm sure Anyonita is very happy to have you as a guest blogger. YUM! Pinned!

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    1. Thanks, KC! I just started using my slow cooker more often in the last few years myself, and it makes me wonder why I didn't start sooner! :-)

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  2. Thanks, Anyonita, for the awesome intro! Love working with you and contributing to your amazing blog! *Hugs!*

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  3. We love Kristin's creations and I've got to tell you, this one fits right in with the rest; can't wait to try this crockpot winner!

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  4. Can't wait to try this one! I am trying a crockpot recipe today...I'm determined to find some crockpot recipes my family likes to make my life easier. This one looks really good!

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