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Swanson® Slow-Cooker Chicken Cacciatore

Yield 6 servings
Chicken, tomatoes, onion, mushrooms and Swanson® Chicken Stock simmer all day to make a spectacular topping for spaghetti.


  • 1 1/2 cups Swanson® Chicken Stock
  • 2 teaspoons garlic powder
  • 2 cans (about 14 1/2 ounces each) diced Italian-style tomatoes
  • 4 cups mushrooms cut in half (about 12 ounces)
  • 2 large onions, chopped (about 2 cups)
  • 3 pounds chicken parts, skin removed
  • 1/4 cup cornstarch
  • 10 cups hot cooked spaghetti

How to Make It

  1. Stir 1 cup stock, garlic powder, tomatoes, mushrooms and onions in a 5- to 6-quart slow cooker. Add the chicken and turn to coat.

    Cover and cook on LOW for 7 to 8 hours* or until the chicken is cooked through. Remove the chicken from the cooker and keep warm.

    Stir the cornstarch and remaining stock in a small bowl until the mixture is smooth. Stir the cornstarch mixture in the cooker. Cover and cook on HIGH for 10 minutes or until the mixture boils and thickens. Serve with the chicken and spaghetti.

    *Or on HIGH for 4 to 5 hours.

    Serving Suggestion: Serve with a tomato and cucumber salad with fresh basil and Italian vinaigrette. For dessert serve almond biscotti.