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Crockpot Ranch Chicken

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Crockpot Ranch Chicken otherwise known as Crack Chicken is Chicken Bacon ranch in the Crockpot. Ranch Chicken is tender chicken in a creamy sauce that offers the coolness of ranch, melted cheese, and we can’t forget the bacon! This is going to be an instant family favorite from the first bite you take. 

Ranch Chicken Crockpot

Chicken Bacon and Ranch just go together so perfectly. You can also find my recipe for Instant Pot Crack Chicken, Slow Cooker Crack Chili, or even Cracked up Chicken Broccoli and Rice.

The Crockpot was my first kitchen accessory love. The Crockpot seriously makes dinner a breeze for me, as well as tasty desserts. I love to toss ingredients in, mix and turn it on and forget. See more of my Slow Cooker Recipes.

Ranch Chicken on a bun

Ingredients needed for Crockpot Ranch Chicken

Ingredients for ranch chicken
  • Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast or Boneless skinless Chicken thighs
  • Dry Ranch Seasonings Or try my homemade Ranch
  • Cream Cheese
  • Cheddar Cheese
  • Cooked Bacon I used my air fryer to see How to make bacon in the air fryer.
  • Green Onion Optional for garnish
  • Slow Cooker or Crockpot

Step by Step Directions for Crockpot Ranch Chicken

Step 1 chicken breast in slow cooker

Step 1

Add Chicken breast, Ranch, and Cubed Cream Cheese to the slow cooker.

Step 2 Remove Chicken from crockpot

Step 2

Cook until chicken is done or reaches 165 degrees.

Step 3 Shred Chicken

Step 3

Shred the chicken with 2 forks or you can place the chicken in your mixer to shred faster.

Step 4 place back in crockpot

Step 4

Place chicken back in the crockpot or slow cooker and stir.

Step 5 add Cheddar cheese

Step 5

Add Shredded Cheddar Cheese Cover and Cook until cheese melts.

Step 6 cook until cheese melts

Step 6

Slow Cook Ranch Chicken until Cheddar cheese is melted.

Step 7 Top with Bacon and green onions

Step 7

Top with Cooked Bacon and Green Onions

Tips and Tricks for Crockpot Ranch Chicken

  • Use a mixer to shred chicken faster.
  • Shred Cheese instead of using pre-shredded.
  • Cook Bacon in the air fryer while the chicken is cooking.
Ranch Chicken on a wooden spoon
What is Chicken Ranch in the Crockpot

Ranch Chicken is also known as “Crack Chicken” it’s named that because it’s truly addicting with the flavor of ranch, chicken, and bacon together it does something magical.

What To Serve with slow cooker ranch chicken

You can serve ranch chicken with any vegetables, like green beans, over egg noodles, rice, or even with a nice summer salad will make this slow cooker ranch chicken a light meal.

Is Ranch Chicken Slow Cooker Keto

Yes, This ranch chicken dish is on a keto diet. Serve with veggies instead of on a bun.

How To store Ranch Chicken.

Store in an air-tight container in the fridge for up to 4 days. Ranch Chicken does not freeze well because of the cheese.

Slow Cooker Ranch Chicken on bun

How to Serve Slow Cooker Ranch Chicken

You can serve this Crockpot Creamy Ranch Chicken with chips as a dip or even on a bun as a sandwich. This is a very versatile dish. You can also serve it with veggies to make it a keto dinner that everyone will love.

Ranch Chicken on Chips
Slow Cooker Ranch Chicken
Ranch Chicken Crockpot

CrockPot Ranch Chicken

Yield: 12
Cook Time: 4 hours
Total Time: 4 hours

Crockpot Ranch Chicken otherwise known as Crack Chicken is Chicken Bacon ranch in the Crockpot. Ranch Chicken is tender chicken in a creamy sauce that offers the coolness of ranch, melted cheese, and we can’t forget the bacon!

Ingredients

  • 2 Pound Chicken Breast
  • 16 oz Cream Cheese
  • 1 Ranch Dip Mix
  • 16 oz Cheddar Cheese
  • 1 Green Onion
  • 6 slices bacon

Instructions

  1. Add Chicken breast, Ranch, and Cubed Cream Cheese to the slow cooker.Step 1 chicken breast in slow cooker
  2. Cook until chicken is done or reaches 165 degrees.Step 2 Remove Chicken from crockpot
  3. Shred the chicken with 2 forks or you can place the chicken in your mixer to shred faster.Step 3 Shred Chicken
  4. Place chicken back in the crockpot or slow cooker and stir.Step 4 place back in crockpot
  5. Add Shredded Cheddar Cheese.Step 6 cook until cheese melts
  6. Slow Cook Ranch Chicken until Cheddar cheese is melted.Step 6 cook until cheese melts
  7. Stir in cooked bacon and chopped green onionStep 7 Top with Bacon and green onions

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Nutrition Information:
Yield: 10 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 531Total Fat: 37gSaturated Fat: 20gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 13gCholesterol: 175mgSodium: 636mgCarbohydrates: 4gFiber: 0gSugar: 2gProtein: 44g

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Karen

Wednesday 2nd of June 2021

I made this tonight and added some brocolli and it was delicious

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