Crock Pot Chicken and Rice With Black Olives

READY IN: 9hrs 20mins
Recipe by Mark H.

Another easy-to-make crock pot chicken recipe. The olives add a great flavor to the sauce.

Top Review by Donut Chef

This is one of my stand-bys for Sunday dinner and company. It always gets positive reviews. I do substitute some more chicken broth for the sherry. I also use regular chicken broth and don't use other salt. Thanks for posting; it's nice to have it online.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oil in skillet and brown chicken over medium heat.
  2. While chicken is browning, make the sauce by combining onion, garlic, chicken broth, sherry, Tabasco, bay leaf, and thyme in a mixing bowl.
  3. Remove browned chicken from skillet and season to taste with salt and pepper.
  4. Add chicken to crock pot and cover with sauce.
  5. Cover and cook on low for about 8 hours.
  6. Remove chicken and turn crock pot to High.
  7. Thoroughly mix corn starch and water, then add to crock pot liquid.
  8. Place cover over the crock pot so that lid is slightly ajar and cook until sauce thickens, about 20-30 minutes.
  9. Add olives to thickened sauce.
  10. Place chicken on a bed of rice and cover with sauce.

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