Slow Cooker Chili Lime Chicken Thighs Recipe
Do you need a budget friendly meal that is easy and the entire family will enjoy? You must try this Chili Lime Chicken for the best meal that is incredibly simple.
Each chicken thigh is so tender and yummy that it falls off the bone. The lime and honey combine for a really tangy flavor that your family will go crazy over.
It is that good! Your kids will gobble this meal right up.
We love meals that are frugal, easy and everyone loves. It sure makes dinner time easy around here.
What to serve with Chili Lime Chicken?
We love to serve our chicken with rice. It is so simple and we love to spoon the broth over the rice. Yum!
Do you ever freeze rice? We do and it sure makes dinner time easier around here.
Learn how to freeze rice and you can make this meal even easier. It is so nice to be able to grab rice from the freezer and have an easy side dish.
We do this for lots of meals and it helps put together a quick meal. If your schedule is like mine, anything to save time helps!
If you want to jazz up you rice, try making this tasty Cilantro Lime Rice Recipe. This rice is such a tasty and inexpensive side dish.
You will love it with this delicious chicken. The lime juice and cilantro go really well together.
Chili lime chicken and rice is a family favorite!
Chili Lime Chicken is budget friendly.
This recipe is so versatile. Not only can you use chicken thighs but any kind of chicken will work.
You can use chicken breasts or chicken tenders to make Chili Lime Chicken. This recipe is delicious with any kind of chicken.
Use what you have in the freezer or what is on sale that week at the grocery store to make this tasty chicken. We save a lot of money cooking based on what is on sale.
This recipe really allows you to utilize sales and what you already have. It helps keep the grocery budget reasonable and feed a large family.
By shopping when things are on sale I save money on groceries and it really helps our budget. Saving money and feeding a big family can be accomplished.
I cut our grocery bill by 50% off by following these 8 Tips for for Saving Money on Groceries by Menu Planning!
Your family will really enjoy Sweet Chili Lime Chicken!
It is so amazing and a really flavorful meal.
Try Chili Lime Chicken Tacos.
We love to use the leftover chicken for tacos. Just shred the chicken and it is perfect for Taco Tuesday.
You have a new dinner idea and only had to cook once. Yeah!
Chili Lime Chicken Kabobs are perfect to feed a crowd!
This recipe is so easy to turn into a kabob recipe. Alternate pieces of this chicken with veggies and serve over rice.
Yum! Simple and easy.
What do you need to make Chili Lime Chicken Thighs?
- chicken thighs (bone in)
- hot Sauce
Honey Lime Chicken Thighs are so easy to make.
Whisk together everything but the chicken to make this amazing sauce.
Toss the chicken into the slow cooker and pour half of the sauce over the chicken.
Everything cooks for 3-4 hours on high or 6-7 hours on low in the slow cooker.
Bake the chicken once tender on a cookie sheet to get that amazing crispy outside. This is when you use the remaining sauce.
Keep scrolling for the full recipe.
Serve and enjoy this Chili Lime Chicken One Pan meal!
Your family and friends will absolutely love this delicious meal. The chicken is so tender and amazing.
The lime zest gives it such great flavor. It really is a very easy recipe and you are going to love it!
My kids literally gobble this up and ask me to make this all the time. It is a big hit around here.
Make sure you have a good slow cooker to make easy Chili Lime Chicken.
If you are in the market for something new, I really love my Ninja cooker. We use this one frequently because you can brown the meat in the same slow cooker for recipes that call for that.
It cuts down on pans to clean and just makes thinks really simple. It has become of my favorite kitchen appliances.
I also really like this crockpot as well. I use this all the time and it’s great.
My favorite feature is that you can lock the lid down. This is awesome for when you need to take the crockpot somewhere.
I often use the slow cooker to take dishes to potluck events and this feature is amazing! There are several others on sale here.
Another favorite is this programmable crock pot for when I am am not at home all day. I love coming home to a nice meal ready and waiting!
I also like to use crock pot liners to make clean up a breeze. These are worth every penny and save a ton of time.
Print this Crock Pot Chili Lime Chicken Recipe below:
The crock pot makes Chili Lime Chicken Thighs tender and amazing. Slow Cooker Chili Lime Chicken Thighs Recipe is packed with lime flavor and easy to make.
- 12 chicken thighs bone in
- 1 cup mayonaise
- 1/2 cup milk
- 1 teaspoon honey
- 1/2 fresh lime juiced
- 2 teaspoons Hot Sauce
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon chili powder
In a small bowl whisk together all the ingredients (except the chicken thighs) to make a sauce.
Place the chicken thighs in the crock pot.
Pour HALF the sauce over the chicken thighs. Reserve the rest in the fridge.
Cook on low 4-6 hours until the chicken is tender.
When finished place the chicken on a cookie sheet lined with foil.
Brush the reserved sauce on the chicken. Broil for 1-5 minutes until it begins to brown.
Serve hot. Enjoy!
I used bone-in thighs but boneless would be great too.
Try these other Chicken Crock Pot recipes:
- Slow Cooker Cashew Chicken Recipe
- Easy Crock Pot BBQ Ranch Chicken Recipe
- Crockpot Chicken Quesadilla Recipe
- Slow Cooker: Cilantro Lime Chicken Recipe
- The Best Crockpot Chicken Tacos Recipe – only 3 ingredients
- Crock Pot Chicken Marsala