Plop the chicken, cream cheese, and ranch mixture into the pot of your electric pressure cooker. You can also use it as a dip, with chips, or even put it on bread, and over pasta. Only to find out we had eaten 30 grams of carbs in one meal. I made this for my husband and me during our first week of Keto. Warm up the cream cheese and mix everything together for an incredibly simple meal. In case you aren't familiar with the Instant Pot, it is an electric pressure cooker. Take the extra few minutes and shred your own cheese.
Your entire family just got home from all of their busy days. Spoiler: the recipe turned out great. Please email me at Kate couponcravings. When I come back from shopping after work, my house smelled pretty amazing. It also requires a paltry ten minutes of prep work! Only one pot to clean! You and your spouse just got off work and the last thing you want to do is prepare a gourmet meal. Chicken on Crack is great for wraps, in my opinion. I have also used my Casserole Crockpot when making Crack Chicken Casserole! Adventures of a Nurse About Adventures of a Nurse Hi! I added an extra half cup though and after I shredded the chicken, added what I had left of baby spinach.
Everyone is going to love this delicious recipe. It will help to thin the mixture and make it a better consistency to serve over pasta. And, lastly add the Hidden Valley ranch seasoning, stir quick, pop the lid on and let those flavors all come together for three hours on high. We also use cream cheese, cheddar cheese, and bacon to make extra delicious! After cooking the chicken in the crockpot with ranch and cream cheese for a few hours, shred it with a fork, and stir in some bacon. The cream cheese makes it even better and I could eat this by the spoonful. Have I convinced you yet? You will find it is the same cook time it will just take it a bit longer to come to pressure.
Cooking: You may be wondering if this crack chicken needs any additional liquids — like chicken broth or water. When chicken is cooked, shred it with a fork. I completely agree, seemed rather bland. Use your favorite sausage in this recipe, just brown it a bit. I did accidentally read the amount of cheese wrong and added 2- 8oz bags of shredded cheese.
I know it is more expensive than regular bacon but I figure I am saving time and still saving money because it is cheaper than take out. Cook for about 30 seconds then turn off the heat and remove the lid. I only used 8 oz of pasta, but you could easily double this recipe, especially if making in an Instant Pot or Slow Cooker. If you are like me and want to branch out to more recipe ideas, here are our tried and true. I had a large packet and wondered if the recipe called for a large or small packet. Turn to high when you add the noodles. Hawaiian rolls do it justice.
Be sure to also join my where you'll get all of the newest posts in your inbox weekly. I reduced the wing sauce added at the end to 3Tablespoons which was perfect for us. Transfer the bacon to a plate and drain some of the fat if necessary. It was sooooo salty that it actually was inedible and I usually love salty foods. Used some Kings Hawaiian rolls and they were awesome, filling, sliders. How Do You Make Crack Chicken? Will definitely make it again. She ate microwaved mac and cheese and I only felt a little guilty.
Affiliate links were used in this post. It is lacking in flavor big time. Again,Â Adding water is optional since the slow cooker produces that on its own. It was a big hit and a winner all around! However, if you have any questions or feedback, you can always email us at. My husband and children loved it! It is best crispy and gives it a great texture. Cook on high for 3 hours, or low for 6 hours. We love ranch flavor and cream cheese and if you do as well, these are must try recipes! I used thighs and I think it made for a tastier meal but that is totally up to you as well.
Very good after thickening up a bit. I started making freezer meals when I knew I had to do something about dinner time being so hectic. And, the price is comparable. You can also get the hawaiian rolls and make sliders for a party! The first time I used it I was impressed. You can fry the bacon and then finish the recipe in the same pot.
Also, you could make the entire recipe like our Easy Crock Pot Lasagna and freeze half…or freeze it in smaller containers for lunch portions. Can't wait to experiment more with the Instant Pot! Get ready for creamy cream cheese chicken with pasta. Had all the ingredients in my house and have been wanting to make this! You are in need of a pick me up, and so is the rest of your household. Do you need an easy dinner recipe that is seriously as easy as it gets and about as delicious as they come?! I also really like this as well. Make sure the noodles are covered all the way and place the lid back on the crockpot for 20 more minutes.