Hamilton Beach Homepage

Slow Cooker 3-Ingredient Barbecue Chili Chicken

This is a quick and easy recipe for a weeknight meal you can toss in the slow cooker before running out to soccer practice. You can use your favorite brand of barbecue sauce and chili seasoning for a tasty three-ingredient chicken dish. Serve with steamed veggies or leftover pasta salad and dinner is served within minutes–and that always makes a busy mom happy.

Slow Cooker 3-Ingredient Barbecue Chili Chicken

Author: Hamilton Beach Test Kitchen


  • 3 cups barbecue sauce
  • 1 package (1.25 ounces) chili seasoning mix
  • 4 1/2 to 5 pounds skinless, boneless chicken thighs and skinless, bone-in drumsticks


  1. In slow cooker crock, stir together barbecue sauce and chili seasoning mix.
  2. Add chicken pieces and stir to coat.
  3. Cover slow cooker and cook on HIGH for 3 to 4 hours or LOW for 5 to 6 hours.


TEST KITCHEN TIP: It is easy to remove the skin from chicken using kitchen shears or by simply gripping the skin with paper towels and pulling away from the meat gently.

Hamilton Beach Stay or Go® Slow Cookers offer you all the advantages of easy, no-watch cooking with the added benefit of worry-free travel. They’re equipped to protect food en route to parties and potlucks anytime you want. Once you’re back home, the stoneware insert removes for easy cleanup in the dishwasher.

Related Posts

Nicoise salad with grilled tuna

Nicoise salad is a French salad with tuna, hard-boiled egg, green beans, potatoes, olives and other vegetables. It is often served with a refreshing vinaigrette dressing. ...

How to get perfectly cooked eggs every time

A Hamilton Beach® Egg Cooker is the ultimate small kitchen appliance for quickly cooking the perfect egg. From poached eggs to omelets to hard, medium and soft-boiled eggs, this handy little tool is all you need to enjoy eggs for breakfast, lunch,...

8 new pasta recipes from some of our favorite influencers

Let us help you take the guesswork out of making fresh pasta at home. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite influencer-created recipes to help you cook perfectly textured and delightfully delicious pasta using the Hamilton Beach® Electric Pasta...


  1. I love my beef stew recipe, but always welcome some Japanese/korean chicken wings, maybe in hoison sauce slow cooker recipes

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *