Main Dishes

Skinny Slow Cooker Balsamic Chicken

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This recipe for Slow Cooker Balsamic Chicken requires ingredients that you probably already have in your pantry. It’s a staple for a crazy weekday night but tastes like it should be for special occasions. It couldn't be easier, just dump all the ingredients into your slow cooker before work, set it to low and come home to a house that smells heavenly!!!

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4 boneless, skinless, chicken breasts
2 14.5 oz can diced fire roasted tomatoes or 3 cups fresh tomatoes
1 medium onion thinly sliced
4 garlic cloves-pressed or finely chopped
½ cup balsamic vinegar
2 teaspoon each: fresh spicy oregano, basil, and rosemary
½ teaspoon fresh lemon thyme
ground black pepper and salt to taste
Put a slow cooker liner in the slow cooker. If not using a slow cooker liner be sure to spray the base of the slow cooker well with a non-stick cooking spray. Add chicken breasts,put sliced onion on top of...
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Nutritions

Calories
934

Sodium
1274mg
53% DV

Fat
89g
137% DV

Protein
15g
31% DV

Carbs
5g
1% DV

Fiber
2g
8% DV

You can't beat the ease of this creamy and cheesy Smoked Sausage Pasta for a 30-minute dinner that the whole family will love. Made-from-scratch skillet mac and cheese is tossed with kielbasa and tender broccoli florets so that you get an entire meal in one pan. This kid-friendly dish is perfect for busy weeknights!

2 c uncooked elbow macaroni
1 1/2 c chopped broccoli florets
1 T olive oil
13 oz smoked sausage ( such as kielbasa )
1/2 c finely diced onion
2 T butter
2 T all purpose flour
1 1/2 c half and half
8 oz sharp cheddar
4 oz smoked gouda
1/2 t dry mustard
Kosher salt and pepper
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  • Cook macaroni in a large pot of salted boiling water until al dente, according to package instructions. During the final 3 minutes of cooking time, add the broccoli florets to the boiling water with...
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Nutritions

Calories
756

Sodium
738mg
30% DV

Fat
39g
61% DV

Protein
31g
62% DV

Carbs
62g
21% DV

Fiber
4g
18% DV