Chicken is a lot of people’s go-to for easy weeknight dinners. It’s easy to cook and endlessly adaptable, so it’s no surprise that a lot of busy home cooks reach for it time and again. The problem is that too often we fall into ruts, cooking the same tired chicken dishes over and over. Shake things up with this super simple and insanely delicious variation on your usual slow cooker chicken.
Lots of lemon juice and zest keep the flavor of this chicken bright and fresh. Half-and-half makes a rich, creamy sauce that mellows the sharp bite of the lemon just enough. Serve this chicken dish over pasta, rice, or even quinoa. The whole family will love this.