8+ hrs, Chicken, Gluten Free, Lactose Free
May 29, 2017
My family loves chicken and gravy but wanted something creamy with bacon so decided to turn it into a creamy version.
Plates were licked clean so think it was a winner :)
8 hrs 10 mins
1kg Chicken thigh fillets
250g Bacon, diced
1/4 cup Gravy powder
1 1/4 tspns Garlic powder
1 1/4 tspns Onion powder
1 tspn Cracked Pepper
3/4 cup Water
1 cup Cream
1Place chicken and bacon in slow cooker bowl
2Combine cream, gravy, garlic, onion powders and pepper in a jug
3Pour cream mix over chicken
4Rinse jug with water, add to slow cooker bowl and stir so everything is combined
5Cook for 8hrs on low (Crockpot 3.5L sc)
6Serve with mashed potatoes
Submitted by Felicity Barnett
August 3, 2021
Had this tonight!
I am a bit of a slow cook novice and this is the first recipe I’ve cooked whilst at work all day.
I added a chopped onion and healthy teaspoon of garlic paste ( as I don’t have onion or garlic powder )
I omitted the cream ( until I got home).
Upon getting home, I added a bulk lot of sliced mushroom, after cooked through, I added about half a cup of cream.
Served with green beans.
June 21, 2021
Christine I have never used evaporated milk before but if it is something you regularly use instead of cream it should be fine.
If you are concerned about the cream splitting Paulene’s blog is full of helpful tips >>
June 20, 2021
Could I use light and creamy evaporated milk instead of cream?
January 5, 2019
Denise I would probably use 1 onion and and as much garlic as your family likes (my daughter would probably add a good tblspn of minced garlic/3 cloves)
Can I use onion and garlic not the powder type. If so how much
December 5, 2018
Very easy to make was a hit in my house I used chicken fillets as they were huge it took 4 hours on high to cook had with rice. 😃
June 8, 2018
All these dishes sound so good can’t wait to try them
May 1, 2018
I used regular gravy but you could use either I’m sure 🙂
I loved this recipe. I used chunks of chicken breast not thighs. I had to add extra gravy powder. I served it with garlic mash potato. I was a big serving so next time if we have left overs i wil be making pies with it to put in freezee for when the kids are hungry.
April 30, 2018
Is the gravy powder chicken gravy powder or just your stock standard gravy mix?
April 26, 2018
LOVED this so much! I used 1kg of chicken breast instead as that’s my preferred cut of chicken, and it was beautiful the chicken just pulled apart! My cream also split a bit but managed to save it by taking the chicken out, and put a teaspoon of cornflour in it and whisked it and it came together again.. did that 5 minutes before serving! Highly recommend this!
August 4, 2017
This was absolutely delish! We love everything saucy. We usually alter some recipes to our own taste, but this recipe is perfect the way it is 👌👌
July 15, 2017
Delicious. Added half a packet of salt reduced french onion soup instead of onion powder and omitted the cream (300ml double cream). Put cream in 15 mins before serving with some cornflower to thicken. Used a 175gr packet of shortcut bacon and added thyme. Increased water to about a cup and a half of water. Served on a bed of sweet potato/potato mash. Broccoli, cauliflower and carrots on the side. Lots of tasty, creamy gravy, heaps of flavour. A definite winner!
June 9, 2017
Tried this with chicken sausages. I used 300ML of double/cooking cream as I didn’t want the rest of the carton to go to waste. I also used extra gravy power. It was so nice! I love creamy sauces. Was definitely a nice take on just gravy. Will be making it again very soon!
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