Total Time
9hrs 20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 9 hrs

Taken from, posted for safekeeping.


  1. Rub salt and pepper into the skin of the chicken, and then place celery and apple inside of chicken.
  2. Place chicken in crockpot, and sprinkle with rosemary, onion, and lemon juice and zest over chicken; pour hot water over chicken.
  3. Cover, and cook on High for 1 hour.
  4. Switch to Low, and cook for 6-8 hours, basting several times.