Crockpot Lemon Chicken

Crockpot Lemon Chicken

Easy Slow Cooker Chicken Recipe. An easy Crockpot Lemon Chicken recipe that cooks on its own and tastes great – the meat just falls off the bone.

I love this recipe for two simple reasons: it is delicious and it is super Crockpot easy. Just follow the very simple directions and you will have a great main dish that your whole family will enjoy. This recipe has become one of our favorite meals and I fix it often. I get no complaints from my picky eaters with this Crockpot Lemon Chicken.

Crockpot Lemon Chicken


  • 1 apple – peeled, cored and quartered
  • 1 stalk celery with leaves, chopped 1
  • (3 pound) whole chicken
  • salt to taste ground
  • black pepper to taste
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried rosemary
  • crushed 1 lemon, zested and juiced


  1. Rub salt and pepper into the skin of the chicken and then place apple and celery inside the chicken.
  2. Place chicken in slow cooker.
  3. Sprinkle chopped onion, rosemary, and lemon juice and zest over chicken.
  4. Pour 1 cup hot water into the slow cooker.
  5. Cover, and cook on High for 1 hour.
  6. Switch to Low, and cook for 6 to 8 hours, basting several times.

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