Mediterranean Crock Pot Sour Chicken Slow Cooker Recipe

Recipe Category: Dinner


Mediterranean Crock Pot Sour Chicken Slow Cooker Recipe


  • 1 small lemon 1 tsp of rind and 1
  • 1 tbsp of juice
  • 1 3/4 cups coarsely chopped onion
  • 1/4 cup pitted Kalamata olives, halved (12 olives)
  • 2 Tbsps. drained capers
  • 1 (14 5-oz ) can whole plum tomatoes, drained and coarsely chopped
  • 12 bone-in chicken thighs about 3 lbs , skinned
  • 1/4 tsp freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • chopped fresh rosemary (optional).
  • chopped fresh parsley (optional).


  1. Leave the lemon rind covered in a refrigerator
  2. Mix the onion, olives, tomatoes, capers with the lemon juice in a crock pot
  3. Season the chicken thighs with pepper
  4. Pour oil into a skillet and heat well
  5. Place half the quantity of the chicken in the pan and cook for about 2-3 minutes per side
  6. Place the cooked chicken in the crock pot
  7. Brown the rest of the chicken in the same way in the heated pan
  8. Cover with lid and cook for 4 hours on low until the chicken is cooked
  9. Remove the chicken onto serving dishes
  10. Mix the refrigerated rind with the sauce and splash the sauce over the chicken
  11. Can be served garnished with rosemary or parsley

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