Garlic Honey Chicken – Freezer to Crockpot Meal

This Garlic Honey Chicken Recipe is a family favorite. Garlic Honey Chicken can easily be made tonight or as a Freezer to Crockpot Meal recipe.

Garlic Honey Chicken Freezer to Crockpot Meal

Garlic Honey Chicken – Freezer to Crockpot Meal

A few weeks ago I picked up my Zaycon Fresh order of amazing chicken, so my neighbor and I were on a mission to make some delicious freezer to crockpot meals.ย  This was the first one my family tried and my son said “Mom, I think this is your best chicken recipe yet!”ย  I love it when I get praise like that ๐Ÿ™‚

Garlic Honey Chicken recipe

I love garlic and I love honey, so in my mind this recipe was going to be fabulous!ย  The garlic is not over-powering at all, and the honey adds a bit of sweetness.ย  As you can see, I served mine on a bed of beautifully sauteed veggies.ย  My kids skipped out of the zucchini and squash and opted for rice ๐Ÿ˜‰

Now, here is my Garlic Honey Chicken Crockpot recipe.ย  You don’t HAVE to make it as a freezer to crockpot meal, if you opt to not do it that way, just place all the ingredients into the crockpot and cook it for the specified time.

Make sure to Print the recipe and Pin It so that you can make it again and again.

Feel free to use a crock pot liner for easier clean-up!

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Garlic Honey Chicken - Freezer to Crockpot Meal
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Recipe type: Dinner
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Serves: 5
 
Ingredients
  • 2 lbs boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1½ tablespoons minced garlic
  • โ…“ cup low sodium soy sauce
  • โ…” cup ketchup
  • ยผ cup honey
Instructions
  1. Place all the ingredients into a ziploc bag
  2. Place in freezer until ready for use
  3. When ready to use, thaw overnight and cook on low for 5-7 hrs
  4. When chicken is tender shred with forks or break apart with spoons and let sit in juices in crockpot for at least 1 hour to insure it is moist
  5. Serve over vegetables or rice
  6. Enjoy!
Notes
You can also place the ingredients directly into the crockpot frozen - I do all the time! - just add an additional 1 - 2 hrs to the cooking time.

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Garlic Honey Chicken Recipe

I mentioned that I got my chicken from Zaycon Fresh (as a Zaycon Fresh blogger I was able to receive this order for free, all opinions and this recipe are mine however!), have you heard of them before?ย  They deliver Farm Fresh to YOU.ย  They have everything from chicken to bacon available at different times during the year at prices you can’t beat.ย  My chicken was just $1.69 per pound!ย  I don’t know what it is around you, but most grocery stores around Tampa are at about $4.99 – $5.99!ย  There was no way I was missing out on $1.69 ๐Ÿ˜‰ย  You can learn more about Zaycon Fresh HERE.

Garlic Honey Chicken Recipe

I mentioned that I sauteed my vegetables for this Garlic Honey Chicken Recipe, I used orange bell pepper, zucchini, and squash.ย  My seasoning was Original Mrs. Dash and just about a tablespoon of Olive Oil.ย  They were the perfect compliment to the chicken.

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I hope you and your family enjoy this Garlic Honey Chicken Crockpot Meal as much as we did…In fact, I hope you get told it is your family’s favorite new Chicken Recipe too!

Looking for more Chicken Crockpot Meals?ย  Check out this Chicken Stroganoff Recipe.

Chicken Stroganoff Recipe

In fact, be sure to check out all the delicious recipes on Having Fun Saving and follow me on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google + and Instagram.

While you are at it, follow Zaycon Fresh on Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest to stay up to date with everything fresh and delicious!

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Comments

  1. This sounds like a meal my family would love. I love meals that I can just throw in the crock pot

  2. I’ve been dying to use my Crock Pot again with new and fresh recipes and these are just the kind of recipes that will start it off with an explosion of taste, can’t wait! Thanks for sharing!

  3. All these great recipe posts on everyone’s blogs are making me want to eat. This looks yummy. I just had chicken I cooked in the crock pot. I love making crock pot dishes when it is hot out. Keeps the house from getting any hotter from the oven.

  4. This meal sounds wonderful. I will be making it for my family soon. Thank you for sharing

  5. This looks so good and easy! This is a recipie for me. I will make this for the famly. Will let you know. Thank you so much.

  6. This Garlic Honey Chicken looks delicious! I am definitely going to be trying it. Yummy! Have already pinned it!

  7. Thanks for the Delicious Recipe on Garlic Honey Chicken โ€“ Freezer to Crockpot Meal! The kids and I love Chicken! However, my husband will not eat Chicken! I have no idea why but he will not touch it! I think I would prefer it over rice as well. I have never tried squash or zucchini made this way! It jus looks so very good! It’s making me hungry!!!! Thanks again for sharing your delicious recipe on Garlic Honey Chicken โ€“ Freezer to Crockpot Meal with all of us! I truly do appreciate it!!! Thanks again! Michele ๐Ÿ™‚

  8. What a great recipe. I love that you can freeze it and eat it later. This would sure save a lot of time of preparing a meal too.

  9. I love crock pot recipes because you can do other things while your food is cooking and you don’t have to worry about it.

  10. i just showed this to hubby and we are going to make it this weekend….totally in a food rut and this looks amazing

  11. sounds so great! Thank you, I am always looking for new slow cooker recipes and this is a must make ๐Ÿ™‚

  12. I love cooking in my crock pot during the summer. It keeps the house from getting hot from the oven.

  13. Loving all the crock pot meals. They’re so easy to do and it feels good making a good meal without all the work. I’d love to see some easy camping meals though. We have a week long camping trip coming up and it’s hard to come up with easy camping meals that can be cooked over the fire ( and I’m so tired of hot dogs on sticks LOL) for a whole week. We want to try some different meals, not the same ol, same ol campfire meals. So I’d love to see some food experiments for campfire meals.

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