Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken

I’ve said it multiple times, and I will say it again…I am all about easy crock pot meals!  I love my crock pot and would be one sad girl without it! I came across this recipe a few months ago and have been using it ever since!  This chicken is SO easy to throw together and my husband Loves it!


4-6 pieces boneless skinless chicken breasts
1 bottle BBQ sauce (we love Famous Daves)
1/4 c vinegar
1 tsp. red pepper flakes
1/4 c brown sugar
1 tsp. garlic powder

Mix BBQ sauce, vinegar, red pepper flakes, brown sugar, and garlic powder together.Place chicken in crock pot.
Pour sauce over it and cook on low for 4-6 hours.


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  1. Amy

    I think I just drooled a little....That looks delicious!! My crockpot cracked and I haven't remembered to buy a new one, I really miss it. My favorite crockpot meal is ribs, mmmmmmm!

  2. Jennifer

    I love crock pot recipes...and this one looks delish! I love your blog following!

  3. SnoWhite

    I do love a good BBQ chicken -- and with Famous Dave's BBQ you can't go wrong :)

  4. meijo's JOY

    This look real good and easy..must try today! Bye...on the way to the market!

  5. Katie

    This looks so good! Another recipe I need to try!

  6. Flannery @ Three Sisterz

    looks yummmy!!! i recently donated my crock pot b/c everything burned and it was impossible to clean. even when i put it on the lowest setting. i never could figure out what i was doing wrong. what kind do you have?

  7. Leigh-Funkyfaithgirl

    WOW that looks so yummy!

  8. Andie

    Pretty sure this is dinner tonight! Your newest follower! Love you recipes, they look scrumptous


  9. Erica

    Yummy! My mouth is watering. I hope you will link this up to my Delights Me party at Doodles & Doilies.

  10. Crystal

    yum! i too love my crockpot.

    i have a crockpot chicken recipe as well. love the meals that take little prep time from my family gobbles them up. can't beat that.

  11. The Fajdich Times

    I love all the crockpot recipes. It makes for a great dinner on a work day! Thanks for the recipe, hope to try it soon:)

  12. shopannies

    sound yummy

  13. Tammy

    I'm doing this now as I type! LOL I didn't want to add additional sugar, as I try to avoid putting sugar in anything, so I added agave instead, instead of plain vinegar I used apple cidar vinegar and some finely diced white onion. It's not going to taste just like yours but when I tasted it prior to adding the chicken, it was pretty doggone yummy!

  14. Krista

    I am SO making this! We love Jack Daniel's bbq sauce and it will be perfect w/ chicken. I love my crock pot too! Thanks so much :) When I blog it, I'll let you know!

    Everyday Mom's Meals

  15. Kim McCallie

    My husband loves it when someone throws in a savory dish on Sweet Indulgences Sunday, especially when it's meat. These do look delicious! Thanks for sharing.

  16. ButterYum

    I love trying new crock pot recipe and this one sounds not only simple, but really delicious.


  17. Jennifer

    HELLO easy!! That looks so good - I need to try this recipe!! Thanks for linking this up to Saturday Social!



  18. sabri

    i am so thrilled to of found your blog..i search crockpot recipes alot...and use the thing qiute often..would love to see more no bake and crockpot have actually tried out...thanks for sharing..

  19. Velvet625

    This is definitely going on next weeks menu!

  20. Anonymous

    isn't the vinegar and brown sugar just... more bbq sauce? This is essentially chicken and bbq sauce in a crockpot, with seasoning (that would likely be in the bbq sauce itself). Why not make it 'really' easy and just put chicken and bbq sauce in a crockpot?

  21. melissa

    would you be able to make this ahead of time and freeze? would it still be good you think?

  22. Julie

    How big is the BBQ sauce bottle?

  23. Amanda

    I absolutely love this recipe. I found it about 2 years ago and have made it many times ever since. We use Sweet Baby Ray's Honey BBQ sauce and it turns out so yummy!