Wednesday, June 11, 2008

Slow Cooked Italian Chicken

Servings: 4 Category: Low Fat Method: Slow Cooker Time: Prep: 10 minutes. Cook: 4 hours 10 minutes.
With its nicely seasoned tomato sauce, this enticing chicken entree is especially good over pasta or rice.

4 boneless skinless chicken breast halves (4 ounces each)
1 can (14-1/2 ounces) chicken broth
1 can (14-1/2 ounces) stewed tomatoes, cut up
1 can (8 ounces) tomato sauce
1 medium green pepper, chopped
1 green onion, chopped
1 garlic clove, minced
3 teaspoons chili powder
1 teaspoon ground mustard
1/2 teaspoon garlic salt or garlic powder
1/2 teaspoon onion salt or onion powder
1/2 teaspoon pepper
1/3 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 cup cold water
Hot cooked pasta

Place chicken in a 3-qt. slow cooker.

In a bowl, combine the broth, tomatoes, tomato sauce, green pepper, onion, garlic and seasonings; pour over chicken.

Cover and cook on low for 4-5 hours or until a meat thermometer reads 170°.

Remove chicken and keep warm.

Pour cooking juice into a large saucepan; skim fat.

Combine flour and cold water until smooth; stir into juices. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened.

Serve over chicken and pasta.

Yield: 4 servings.
From my Aunt Janice!

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