3.13 from 8 votes

Slow Cooker Lemon Chicken and Potatoes

This slow cooker lemon chicken and potatoes is just as delicious and even easier than when baked in the oven.
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time6 hrs
Total Time6 hrs 20 mins
Servings: 4
Calories: 347
Author: Martha McKinnon | Simple Nourished Living


  • 4 medium red potatoes, cut into wedges
  • Salt and freshly ground pepper
  • 4 chicken thighs (5 to 6 ounces each), skin removed
  • 1 cup thinly sliced onions
  • 3 garlic cloves, finely chopped
  • 2 teaspoons dried oregano
  • 1/4 cup dry white wine
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1 medium lemon, sliced and seeded


  • Ideal Slow Cooker Size: 4- to 5-Quart
  • Place the potatoes in the slow cooker and season liberally with salt and pepper.
  • Pat the chicken dry and sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  • Place the seasoned chicken on top of the potatoes.
  • Place the onions, garlic and oregano in a microwave safe bowl and microwave, stirring occasionally, until the onions are softened, 3 to 5 minutes. Stir in the wine and lemon juice and pour the mixture over the chicken and potatoes.
  • Cover and cook on LOW for 5 hours. Add the lemon slices, tucking them in and around the chicken and cook for 1 hour more, or until the potatoes and chicken are tender.
  • Serve with your favorite colorful vegetables, such as carrots, green beans, broccoli or asparagus.

Recipe Notes

Serving size: 1/4th of recipe
8 *SmartPoints (Green plan)
8 *SmartPoints (Blue plan)
3 *SmartPoints (Purple plan)
8 *PointsPlus (Old plan)
(For Simply Filling substitute chicken broth for white wine.)
Nutrition Facts
Slow Cooker Lemon Chicken and Potatoes
Amount Per Serving (1 /4th of recipe)
Calories 347 Calories from Fat 49
% Daily Value*
Fat 5.4g8%
Carbohydrates 37.4g12%
Fiber 5.9g24%
Protein 31.3g63%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: crock pot lemon chicken, one-dish lemon chicken