Slow Cooker Lime Chicken with Rice

Slow Cooker Lime Chicken with Rice

Lisa D 36

"Quick to prepare, delicious flavors! This is a family pleaser! This can also be cooked on high for 4 to 6 hours."


8 h 10 m servings 395 cals
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Original recipe yields 4 servings



  • Calories:
  • 395 kcal
  • 20%
  • Fat:
  • 8 g
  • 12%
  • Carbs:
  • 41.3g
  • 13%
  • Protein:
  • 36.7 g
  • 73%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 98 mg
  • 33%
  • Sodium:
  • 139 mg
  • 6%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Place the chicken breasts into a slow cooker; pour in the lime juice and chicken stock. Add the garlic, thyme, pepper, and butter.
  2. Cover, and cook on Low until the chicken is very tender, 8 to 10. Stir in the rice during the last 15 minutes of cooking time.


  • Easy Cleanup
  • Try using a liner in your slow cooker for easier cleanup.
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  1. 129 Ratings


If you want to use regular rice rather than instant, put the rice in for much longer, maybe even at the start.

I thought this recipe had potential, plus it's a slow cooker recipe that doesn't involve a can of cream soup! As written, I give it 3 stars, but with my changes, I think it's a 4 star recipe. ...

Easy and delicious recipe. This would also work well with pork. Had frozen, boneless, skinless chicken tenderloins on hand so that is what I used and will use again, they came out tender and moi...

My family really liked this recipe! We cut the chicken up into large chunks before cooking so that we could serve it easier! And we added fresh tomatoes, cilantro and jack cheese on top. We s...

YUM!! I only gave it four stars because I changed a bunch of stuff, but it was delicious! The things I changed were: chicken thighs, brown rice, homemade seasoned chicken stock, and fresh thyme....

Delicious recipe! I made this using one an older model crock pot that cooks slower than the newer models but I still found 8 hours on low to be a bit too long (chicken was a bit dry). Other tha...

This recipe was really good with a little tweaks. I added extra garlic about 4 cloves, extra lime juice, and a can of mild rotel. I also salted the chicken because my family likes their food w...

We liked it but it was a bit bland for us so I did add a bit more of the spices to it and I used brown rice instead of white. It is one we will add to our recipe book.

This was a little bland, but it's a keeper because it's so easy. I used coriander instead of thyme, and I thought it gave it a nice sweet taste.