Cranberry BBQ chicken

As strange the name may sound, the dish is equally amazing and mouth watering. This dish gives you the happy holiday feel, just by sitting at your place , enjoying a glass of wine. So wear your chef’s hats and get to work. All the ingredients required will surely be a part of your regular pantry. Get one whole, like seriously an entire chicken cut into pieces, butter, salt, pepper, chopped celery, onions and cranberry and BBQ sauce.


This is one of the best and the easiest recipe for the beginner,

  • starting with their slow cooker.
  • Preheat the cooker.
  • Combine all the ingredients and throw them all together into the cooker and let it cook for a while.
    Or else brown the chicken breast for a while in a pan with olive oil and season it with salt and pepper.
  • Put the chicken pieces on a baking tray and add onions over chicken pieces, but before preheat the oven.
  • Also, combine cranberry sauce and BBQ sauce and stir together while pouring well over the chicken.
  • Cover the baking tray with foil and let it bake for 2-3 hours.

While cooking in a slow cooker, remember all of them don’t have the same temperature variations, so be careful, and it will some-what take 3-4 hours in cooking in the slow cooker.

Don’t forget to finely chop the onions and celery before adding. One more way would be to make the chicken more flavored, after an hour or two, you can remove the chicken and shred it and then add it back and put it again in the cooker. But keep a constant check on the chicken, so you don’t over cook it. Another way can be to freeze all the combined ingredients over night, so the flavor is consumed properly by the entire chicken and the next morning just put it Although the dish takes quite a time, the results after that are extraordinary.

This dish when cooked and taken out of either the cooker or the oven can be accompanied with a variety of sides. Rice, mashed potatoes or even noodles would taste equally amazing. You can make chicken breast pieces, or leg pieces or even chicken balls or shred chicken would also work. A simple and a delicious recipe for one to make without much to do and much fuss.

Simple is the always better, so here’s the recipe of the dish which will leave you wanting more and can be made without much work to do. With a bit of spice and tanginess of cranberry and BBQ sauce, this dish will surely be added to the list of your family’s favorites. The chicken shall be tender mixed with great yet simple flavors. It can prove to be an amazing Thanksgiving dish too that can be enjoyed by the entire family together.

Start your work, on your cookers and start cooking. Thus, an easy and manageable dish for you this weekend.
Have fun with one of the most strange yet interesting and delightful dishes.

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