Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Slow Cooking Thursday

It's Thursday and Sandra is once again hosting Slow Cooking Thursday. This recipe is one I got from a magazine a short time ago. It's easy and good!

Saucy Chicken with Veggies and Rice
3 cups sliced celery
3 cups sliced carrots
2 cups sliced onions
6 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves
1 can cream of mushroom soup
1 envelope onion soup mix
1 teaspoon dried thyme
1 teaspoon black pepper
1/2 teaspoon dried tarragon
2 tablespoons cornstarch
1/2 cup chicken broth
hot cooked rice

Place the celery, carrots, onions and chicken in a 5 or 6 quart slow cooker. In a small bowl, combine the soup, dry soup mix, thyme, pepper and tarragon; pour over chicken.
Cover and cook on low for 7 to 8 hours until chicken is cooked through.
Mix cornstarch and broth until smooth, stir into slow cooker. Cover and cook on high for 30 to 45 minutes until gravy is thickened. Serve with rice.
Yield: 6 servings
For more slow cooking recipes, stop over at Sandra's.

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Groomer Angie said...

Another yummy sounding recipe! My son has just moved out on his own & I gave him one of my crockpots, so I gave him the link to here & to your recipe blog as well. :)

skywind said...

Cooking homemade meals for women is a very proud thing. :)
Thank you for sharing.

Short Stop said...

Ooooh, I love that combination of thyme and tarragon. This sounds wonderful - and such a great cold winter day meal!

photomama said...

thissounds really yummy, i wish my husbaqnd and children would eat rice because I love it.

Kayren, Pink Daisy Girl said...

Thanks for telling us the slow cooker size, too.

Blessed Beyond said...

Sounds really good.

Brooke said...

i like easy! :) but i must admit i've never heard of tarragon.

Sandra said...

Ooooh yum Mari, sounds really good :)

Growin' with it! said...

oh my chicken thighs...i think i have all these ingredients! i was gonna come comment and say how i love these and wish i could make them today. well, looks like i can! ☺

Anonymous said...

This sounds real good Mari and something I think we would all like!!!

Pat said...

Fire up the crockpot!
This sounds like comfort food, and we all need some comfort!

Debbie said...

That sounds wonderful. I love my slow cooker so much:)

Tracy said...

Ooooh...Sounds good!

LuAnn said...

I love your recipes. I am trying this one soon! Thanks :)

Cherdecor said...

It sounds like another great recipe!
You just cannot go wrong with Chicken and Rice in my book!

Rebekah said...

Catchin up on blogs. This looks yummy! As always. Im saving this for when I get home

Bonnie said...

This looks delicious Mari !!

the voice of melody said...

Thanks for sharing the recipe, it sounds wonderful. I've been trying to use my slow cooker more lately. That's one more recipe I'll be adding to my list. :)