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Super Simple and Frankly Lazy Crock Pot Jerk Chicken Recipe

If you’re in the mood for some tropical and Caribbean flavors, crock pot jerk chicken is a dish you have to try. This simple slow-cooker jerk chicken recipe will walk you through making a delicious meal that your whole family will love.

Our family often gets a little tired of chicken dishes over time, and we can’t blame them. So, we decided to spice things up a little. This crock pot jerk chicken is a great way to add serious flavor to your next family dinner. The slow cooker does all the work, and you don’t need much prep time, leaving plenty of time for sides or other dishes.

The secret to making the best slow cooker recipe with jerk chicken is no secret at all

The key to making crock pot jerk chicken is getting the right blend of spices that give this dish its unique flavor. Traditional Jamaican jerk chicken recipes call for jerk seasoning but don’t get intimidated by this.

It can simply be a blend of Scotch Bonnet peppers and green onions but if those aren’t available, use regular bell peppers as a substitute or Jalapenos if you don’t mind spicy. Before putting it into the crockpot, you can also marinate the chicken overnight in olive oil, garlic, thyme, allspice, nutmeg, brown sugar, soy sauce, and Orange Juice.