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I love my slow cooker, it has saved me on many a nights when my family has to run in 3 different directions. I put dinner in the slow cooker in the afternoon and when we all come back at night we are ready to sit down for a family meal. Best. Invention. EVER! I knew when I saw these Sticky Chicken Drumsticks at Farmgirl Gourmet I had to add them to my dinner rotation. If your house is anything like ours, you can’t go wrong with chicken.
Slow Cooker Sticky Chicken Drumstick Ingredients:
Recipe by: Farmgirl Gourmet
- 1/2 cup honey
- 1/2 cup light brown sugar
- 1/3 cup balsamic vinegar
- 1/3 cup low sodium soy sauce
- 6 garlic cloves minced
- 2 tablespoons fresh grated ginger
- 2 teaspoons hot pepper sauce
- Black pepper
- 12 chicken drumsticks (skins removed)
- fresh cilantro
- sesame seeds
In sauce pan add honey, brown sugar, balsamic vinegar, soy sauce, garlic, ginger, pepper sauce and a couple shakes of pepper. Bring to boil, once boiling lower temperature and simmer for about 5 minutes. Remove from heat and let cool for a couple minutes.
Add skinless drumsticks into slow cooker and pour sauce over chicken making sure that all pieces are coated well.
Cook on high for 4 hours. During the cooking process you will want to move the chicken around to ensure all the chicken is coated nicely.
After cooking is complete, sprinkle chopped cilantro and sesame seeds over chicken. Serve with rice and enjoy.
Tip: to give chicken a deep golden look, broil cooked chicken on high for just 2-3 minutes.