Easiest Slow Cooker Chicken


This is a very easy and very delicious recipe that my mom makes all the time. There are only two ingredients and the slow cooker takes care of the rest!

Prep Time:
5 mins
Cook Time:
5 hrs
Total Time:
5 hrs 5 mins
1 whole chicken


  • 1 (3 pound) whole chicken

  • ½ cup soy sauce


  1. Place chicken in a slow cooker and add soy sauce. Cook on Low until chicken is cooked through, about 5 hours. An instant-read thermometer inserted into the thickest part of the thigh, near the bone should read 165 degrees F (74 degrees C).

Editor's Note:

Nutrition data for this recipe includes the full amount of soy sauce. The actual amount of soy sauce consumed will vary.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

443 Calories
26g Fat
2g Carbs
48g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 4
Calories 443
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 26g 33%
Saturated Fat 7g 36%
Cholesterol 145mg 48%
Sodium 1944mg 85%
Total Carbohydrate 2g 1%
Dietary Fiber 0g 1%
Total Sugars 1g
Protein 48g
Calcium 29mg 2%
Iron 3mg 17%
Potassium 473mg 10%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.