Crockpot Mole Chicken (Mexican Chicken with Sauce)

Crockpot Mole Chicken (Mexican Chicken with Sauce)


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This recipe for mole chicken takes a classic Mexican recipe and makes it so easy! Serve this traditional Latin American dish with a side of rice and beans or enjoy it all by itself. This dish is a winner.

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Time needed

10 min preparation + 6-8 hour cooking

Serving Size / Yield

6-8 servings


  • 2 Tbs. vegetable oil
  • 4 lb. chicken pieces (I prefer all boneless skinless chicken breasts)
  • 1 med red onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 sm. cans Mexican red sauce (should be a deep red)
  • 1 C. chicken broth
  • 3 Tbs. chili powder (use half paprika and half chili powder if you don't like spice)
  • 2 Tbs. peanut butter (smooth)
  • 3 Tbs. cocoa, unsweetened
  • cilantro, for garnish

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Place everything except the cilantro in the crockpot and cook on low for 6-8 hours. Garnish with cilantro as desired. 

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