October 15, 2013

Recipe Walkthrough: Brown Sugar and Garlic Chicken Crockpot

A few weeks ago our social media followers raved over the recipe we posted for a Brown Sugar and Garlic Chicken Crockpot. Typically this type of response warrants one of us editors trying the recipe out at home, and I again raised my hand with delight!  My previous cooking endeavor was none other than the Bacon Sour Cream Chicken Crockpot, so I figured I might continue my crockpot experimentation.

Fortunately, this was not the first time I’ve combined brown sugar and garlic in a dish. I actually made a brown sugar and minced garlic glaze for an oven baked chicken once, and loved it. And without giving it away too much, I was equally as impressed with the taste in the crockpot version!

I also forget how easy and painless cooking with a crockpot can be. I wish I had more insight and secrets to this recipe, but you literally mix all the ingredients together and pour it over the chicken. Set your slow cooker on your allotted time and walk away. About 30 minutes later you’ll start to get a whiff of the cooked brown sugar and you’ll have to remind yourself there AREN’T cookies in the oven. 

But first things first, here’s what you need: 

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March 28, 2013

Recipe Madness Round 2: Crockpot

Recipe Madness is in full swing, and Round 2 is heating up! It’s time to get to the showdowns! Remember to vote, vote, vote!

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December 21, 2012

My Favorite Movie and Food Combos

concessions to a movie

To me, there’s nothing better than a great movie and some delicious home cooked food to go along with it. I’m not a movie theater kind of person; I’d much rather stay in, make a great dinner, and be free to get up, talk, or pause the movie whenever I want.  To me, nothing beats watching a great movie that includes food and enjoying a similar dish while I watch. Keep reading for my three favorite movie and food pairings! Read the rest of this entry »

October 11, 2012

Are you Keeping up With Crocktober?

If you haven’t visited Chew on That or Recipe4Living recently you don’t know what you’re missing! We’re in the middle of Crocktober, where we’re sharing a crockpot recipe every day for the month of October. Keep reading to catch up on all the recipes we’ve shared so far. Read the rest of this entry »

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