Kraft User
Hi there! Looking for the old site? Click here, but please note some features have been disabled.
Slow-Cooker Creamy Basil Chicken with Orzo
Upload Image

Slow-Cooker Creamy Basil Chicken with Orzo

6 Hours 55 Minutes
25 Min Prep
6 Hr 55 Min Cook
Want to up your slow-cooker chicken game? Try this dish, made with fresh mushrooms, bacon and asparagus spears.
What You Need
Select All
4 servings
Original recipe yields 4 servings
8 oz. sliced fresh mushrooms
1 large onion, sliced
2 Cubanelle pepper s, cut into strips
4 slices OSCAR MAYER Bacon, chopped
6 cloves garlic, minced
3 Tbsp. MINUTE Tapioca
4 boneless skinless chicken thigh s (1 lb.)
1 cup fat-free reduced-sodium chicken broth
1/4 cup dry white wine
1 lb. fresh asparagus spears, cut into 2-inch lengths
1/3 cup fat-free half-and-half
1/2 cup + 2 Tbsp. chopped fresh basil
2 cups hot cooked orzo pasta
2 Tbsp. KRAFT 100% Grated Parmesan and Romano Cheese
Add To Shopping List
Let's Make It
1
Combine first 5 ingredients in slow cooker; sprinkle with tapioca. Top with chicken; drizzle with broth and wine. Cover with lid.
2
Cook on LOW 6 to 7 hours (or on HIGH 3 to 3-1/2 hours).
3
Increase temperature to HIGH. Stir in asparagus, half-and-half and 1/2 cup basil; cover with lid. Cook 30 min.
4
Serve chicken mixture over hot orzo. Sprinkle with remaining basil and cheese.
Kitchen Tips
Substitute
Prepare using your favorite cooked pasta or rice.
Serving Suggestion
Serve with a bagged green salad tossed with your favorite KRAFT Dressing, such as Italian or Ranch.
Special Extra
For easy cleanup, line slow cooker with plastic liner bag before filling with ingredients and cooking as directed.
Nutrition
Calories
570
Calories From Fat
0
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 22g
28%
Saturated Fat 8g
40%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 125mg
42%
Sodium 490mg
21%
Total Carbohydrates 58g
21%
Dietary Fibers 6g
21%
Sugars 9g
18%
Protein 35g
70%
Vitamin A
35%
Vitamin C
100%
Calcium
15%
Iron
35%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Servings
4 servings
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.
Add To Shopping List
MY LISTS
CREATE NEW
Save to List
Cancel
Similar Recipes
View More
skavaAd1
skavaAd2
rdpKarma
Ratings & Reviews