Total Time
6hrs 10mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 6 hrs

My husband and Father are crazy about this dish. I originally found this on where it was submitted by Nancy. Over time we have modified things a bit to our tastes. If you like hot, please go to town with the seasonings.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a slow cooker combine the chicken, green pepper, onions, tomatoes, tomato paste, tomato sauce, ham, chilies, and seasonings.
  2. Cover and cook on low heat 4- 5 hours.
  3. Turn the slow cooker to high.
  4. Add the kielbasa and rice.
  5. Cover and cook on high for 20 minutes or until sausage and rice are hot.
Most Helpful

Spicy and delicious! I used about 5 skinless/boneless chicken breasts instead of 8 thighs which probably made no difference. Here in the UK I can only get a jar of jalapenos (no such thing as a tin of green chilies on this side of the pond to my knowledge) and I used about 1/2 of the jar. For all the tomato products I had to substitute what is available here as well so I used two cans of chopped tomatoes and a small jar of passata. I left the lid off the crock pot and turned it up to high for about an hour at the end and it thickened up beautifully. I have Tabasco sauce and Tony Chachere's seasoning from back home (I am originally a Louisiana girl) and these spiced it up to perfection. Thanks, Michelle!

SolightlyUK April 24, 2005

my husband loved it, lots of meat,with rice.

out of here April 06, 2005

Yum! Very easy--I just put the ingredients in in order, and let it sit until it was time to add the sausage and rice. Stirred it up then and mmmm, tasty. I omitted the cubed ham and didn't miss it at all. I used leftover (plain) Chinese food rice, somewhat dried out, and it soaked up all the flavor beautifully.

Chaeign November 20, 2003