40 Clove Garlic Chicken in Crockpot

Hubby loves garlic. I mean he REALLY loves garlic. He’d eat it raw if I let him. Because of that, I’ve been wanting to try one of the various 40 clove chicken recipes out there. Finally, I decided to make it in the crockpot so that I wouldn’t have to fuss over it.

This recipe is very easy to make. It’s one of those throw and go recipes that you don’t have to spend a lot of time on. I found the chicken to be very greasy so next time I’d definitely use a combination of skinless and skin-on chicken pieces.

40 Clove Garlic Chicken in Crockpot – from A Year of Crockpotting
3-4 pounds chicken - I used 1.5 lb thighs and 1.5 lb drumsticks
1 large onion, sliced
1 tablespoon olive oil
2 teaspoons kosher salt
2 teaspoons paprika
1 teaspoon pepper
20-40 garlic cloves, peeled, but intact – I used 40 (3 full heads)

Place onion slices on the bottom of the stoneware insert. In a large mixing bowl, toss chicken parts with olive oil, salt, paprika, pepper, and all of the garlic cloves. Pour into crockpot, on top of the onion.

Do not add water.

Cover and cook on low for 6-8 hours, or on high for 4-6.

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6 Responses to “40 Clove Garlic Chicken in Crockpot”

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    Molly Jean — June 11, 2009 at 6:35 pm

    I’ve yet to try this popular recipe but your crockpot version looks great!

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    Lexilooo — June 11, 2009 at 6:37 pm

    oooh, this looks really good! I will have to try it soon!

    ps. just found your blog, so thought I’d say hello :)

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    oneparticularkitchen — June 11, 2009 at 9:02 pm

    Ooh I can just imagine how good your house smelled!

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    Jigginjessica — June 12, 2009 at 2:41 am

    Yum! I really need to try this :)

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    Julie — June 13, 2009 at 1:41 am

    Looks delicious! Can’t have too much garlic for me :)

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    Ingrid — June 22, 2009 at 8:14 pm

    I made this in the oven and it was heavenly! Does it get much easier or tasty in the crockpot?! Thanks for sharing!
    ~ingrid

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