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The warm spices of cinnamon and cumin combine with chicken, almonds, raisins and tomatoes for our Slow Cooker Moroccan Chicken recipe. Let your slow cooker do the work on these busy back to school days! #slowcooker #easyrecipe #moroccan #cinnamon #raisins #olives #chicken #chickenthighs #sqwirlsofflavor
Slow Cooker Moroccan Chicken
Prep Time
15 mins
Cook Time
8 hrs
Total Time
8 hrs 15 mins
 

The warm spices of cinnamon and cumin combine with chicken, almonds, raisins and tomatoes for our Slow Cooker Moroccan Chicken recipe. Let your slow cooker do the work on these busy back to school days!

Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Moroccan
Keyword: chicken with almonds, chicken with couscous, Moroccan chicken
Servings: 4
Calories: 507 kcal
Author: Gwynn Galvin
Ingredients
Instructions
  1. Arrange carrots, onion, raisins and olives on bottom of slow cooker. Top with chicken.
  2. Combine diced tomatoes with their juices, flour, garlic, cinnamon, cumin and kosher salt until blended. Pour over chicken and vegetables.
  3. Cook 7-8 hours on low or 3-4 hours on high, until chicken is thoroughly cooked and vegetables are tender.
  4. Stir until blended. Top with almonds and parsley. Serve with hot cooked couscous, if desired.
Recipe Notes

Makes 8 cups.

Swirls of Flavor Recipe Tips

  • Add chopped dried apricots
  • Make with a combination of dark raisins and golden raisins

Variations

  • Make this recipe with boneless chicken breasts in place of the boneless chicken thighs
  • Sprinkle with chopped cilantro
  • Substitute pistachios for the almonds
Nutrition Facts
Slow Cooker Moroccan Chicken
Amount Per Serving
Calories 507 Calories from Fat 180
% Daily Value*
Fat 20g31%
Saturated Fat 3g19%
Cholesterol 162mg54%
Sodium 703mg31%
Potassium 1084mg31%
Carbohydrates 47g16%
Fiber 7g29%
Sugar 26g29%
Protein 40g80%
Vitamin A 10466IU209%
Vitamin C 10mg12%
Calcium 143mg14%
Iron 4mg22%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.