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Slow Cooker + Instant Pot Jambalaya

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Everyone needs a healthy dinner to turn to on busy evenings, and this Slow Cooker or Instant Pot Jambalaya is just the answer! Full of chicken and shrimp for lean protein, plus plenty of nourishing veggies, this easy dinner recipe will fill you up and keep you cozy on a cool night!

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1 lb. boneless skinless chicken thighs
1 cup ( 2 stalks sliced celery )
2 large onions ( diced )
1 cup diced red bell pepper
1 (14.5 ounce) can diced tomatoes ( undrained )
½ cup chicken broth
3 ounces (about ? cup) tomato paste
2 teaspoons Cajun or Creole seasoning
2 teaspoons minced garlic
½ teaspoon salt
1 lb. peeled and deveined cooked shrimp ( I use frozen shrimp that I thaw in the refrigerator overnight )
For serving: 4 cups cooked brown (or white) rice
Optional: fresh parsley, for garnish
Cut chicken into bite-sized pieces. In slow cooker, stir together chicken, celery, onions, bell pepper, tomatoes, broth, tomato paste, Cajun seasoning, garlic, and salt. Cover and cook on low for 4-5 hours...
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Nutritions

Calories
196

Sodium
568mg
23% DV

Fat
5g
8% DV

Protein
21g
43% DV

Carbs
15g
5% DV

Fiber
5g
23% DV