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Easy Slow Cooker Italian Chicken

Chicken is slow cooked in tangy Italian dressing, making flavorful and tender chicken that comes out perfect every time!

Course Crock Pot, Dinner, Main Course, Slow Cooker
Cuisine American, Chicken, Italian Chicken, Shredded Chicken
Prep Time 5 minutes
Servings 4


  • 3-4 chicken breasts (about 1-1½ pounds)
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tbsp Italian seasoning
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp pepper
  • 1 cup Italian dressing


  1. Spray slow cooker with non-stick cooking spray. 

  2. Mix garlic powder, Italian seasoning, salt and pepper in a small bowl. Sprinkle over the chicken on both sides and rub it in. Lay chicken in the slow cooker.

  3. Pour Italian dressing over the top of the chicken.

  4. Cook on low for 6-7 hours or high for 3-4 hours. If making shredded chicken, then remove chicken from the slow cooker once done and shred with two forks.