Cola Chicken

Cola Chicken


"Everyone has to try this! Great for BBQ's, picnics, or yummy lunches for your hubby and kids. You will never hear complaints!"


2 h 2 m servings 465 cals
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Original recipe yields 6 servings



  • Calories:
  • 465 kcal
  • 23%
  • Fat:
  • 21.1 g
  • 32%
  • Carbs:
  • 20.1g
  • 6%
  • Protein:
  • 48.3 g
  • 97%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 144 mg
  • 48%
  • Sodium:
  • 1033 mg
  • 41%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Place chicken breast halves into a 2 quart or slightly larger pot. Pour in ketchup and cola. Simmer over medium heat until the sauce is thick and sticky, about 2 hours. Eat chicken plain, or shred and serve on buns.
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  1. 63 Ratings


This is a great recipe but it is bland if you don't add to it (i.e. onions, garlic pwdr...etc.). You first should cook on high heat until it boils then reduce to med-high. Cover it in the begi...

I was pleasantly surprised at how good this tasted. I just didn't feel like cooking and thought that if it didn't taste good, it was not a long list of expensive ingredients. Scaled to 3 servi...

Sorry,not for me. Chicken was dry and sauce was nothing to write home about.

This is a recipe that is a favorite of ours. I have made this several times and it is very good. Chicken comes out moist and tastes a lot like barbeque chicken. I used the boneless, skinless ...

At first, I didn't really get this recipe. I tried it though, and the sauce didn't thicken and become a gooey delicious mess, however, I think I was simmering it at too low a temperature. I th...

wicked good! did add some stuff, though. i browned the chicken first and also added veggies: onion, garlic, carrots, celery and red peppers (was trying to use them up). SO GOOD! was iffy ...

This is a super easy, quick meal, esp when you don't feel like cooking!! I made a few moderations: I used 1 1/2 cans Diet Pepsi, and 1 1/2 c. ketchup. I also browned some chopped onion & garlic ...

Delicious! This will definitely become a regular in our family. I love the fact that the ingredients are things that are generally in the pantry. I used boneless chicken breast, took them out...

This recipe IS surprisingly tasty!! My sister used to do Weight Watchers and this was a recipe that she brought home. Just use Diet Coke instead of regular Coke. I still use it to this day!!