Slow Cooker Showcase: Chicken Cacciatore

This week’s recipe is Chicken Cacciatore by Mackenzie at The Centsible Family¬†that is perfect for healthy, well rounded meal. Prep time should be about 15 minutes and will cook for six hours and yield about 8 servings.


  • 3 pounds uncooked boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-size pieces
  • 1 green pepper, sliced
  • 2 tablespoons minced garlic
  • 1 small can of tomato paste
  • 2 tomatoes, cut into bite-size pieces
  • 1 can vegetable broth
  • 3/4 tsp dried crushed oregano
  • 3/4 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper

Place chicken in a 5-quart slow cooker. Add all ingredients and cook on high heat for 5 to 6 hours or on low heat for 6 to 8 hours. Yields about 1 cup per serving and can be served alone, over rice or whole wheat pasta or with breadsticks.

Weight Watchers Points: 5

Recipe adapted from the Weight Watcher Slow Cooker Chicken Cacciatore.

Each Thursday during the Fall and Winter The Centsible Family will showcase a slow cooker (crock-pot) recipe that one of the Mavens of Money have tried and tasted. By sharing we hope you will be able to save a little time during the week as we all know saving time is just as valuable as saving money. And you will be able to enjoy a hot meal at the end of your day.

Thanks The Centsible Family!


  1. Donna George says

    I did not know you all did slow cooker recipes. I love being able to set it in the morning, and be ready when I get home. I love the use of tomatoes in my slow cooker, since it facilitates tenderizing.

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