Crock Pot Creamy Ranch Chicken and Potatoes






This extremely easy recipe for Crock Pot Creamy Ranch Chicken and Potatoes is the best comfort food meal, easy enough to cook for dinner guests, and will leave your house smelling divine!

Prep time: 10 mins

Cook time:  5 hours

Total time:  5 hours 10 mins

Serves: 4  

Ingredients

  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 6 medium Russet or Yukon Gold potatoes, not peeled, cut into chunks
  • 2.5 cups baby carrots
  • 1 large (23 oz.) can condensed cream of chicken soup
  • 1 (1 oz.) packet dry ranch dressing mix
  • ½ cup whole milk
  • 2 Tbsp butter
  • fresh thyme, for garnish

Instructions

  1. Spray a 6-7 quart crock pot/slow cooker with non-stick spray OR use a plastic liner.
  2. Place cut potatoes and baby carrots in the bottom of crockpot. Layer chicken breasts on top of the vegetables.
  3. In a medium bowl, whisk together cream of chicken soup, dry ranch dressing mix and milk. Pour this mixture evenly over the chicken. Place butter on top.
  4. Cover crock pot and cook on HIGH heat for about 4-5 hours OR on LOW heat for 7-8. All crock pots cook at different rates so be sure the chicken is cooked through.
  5. You can shred the chicken into smaller pieces if you wish.
  6. Top with some fresh thyme (optional).