Crock Pot Brazilian Saffron Chicken and Rice

Total Time
6hrs 20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 6 hrs

Another great recipe from Women's Day.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Sprinkle chicken with garlic salt.
  2. Heat oil in 12 inch skillet over medium-high heat.
  3. Add chicken and cook until brown on all sides; drain.
  4. Place chicken in 4 quart slow cooker.
  5. Top with ham, onion, and bell pepper. Add broth.
  6. Cover and cook on Low 5 to 6 hours until juice of chicken is no longer pink when centers of thickest pieces are cut.
  7. Remove chicken from crock pot. Stir rice mix into mixture in crock pot, add chicken.
  8. Cover and cook on High about 1 hour or until rice is tender.
  9. Serve chicken and rice sprinkled with olives.


Most Helpful

This recipe sounds yummy, but I have yet to make it. I have a question though. What caught my attention to this recipe is the one ingridient that is not in your recipe? Saffron? I love saffron and that is why I peeked at your recipe. I read it 3 times in case I missed it? No saffron?

nmnoseworthy January 22, 2016

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