Slow Cooker Hawaiian Chicken

Slow Cooker Hawaiian Chicken

Travel to the islands with this Slow Cooker Hawaiian Chicken. Serve this island-inspired dish with a bowl of steamed rice.
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 6 servings


  • 2 lbs chicken thighs, cut into 1-inch pieces
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1 cup BBQ sauce
  • 1 20 oz. can pineapple chunks, including juice
  • 2 Tbsp cornstarch
  • sesame seeds to garnish


  • In a slow cooker combine chicken thighs, garlic, honey, bbq sauce, pineapple, and pineapple juice.
  • Cook on low for 5 hours. Combine cornstarch with 1/4 cup of cold water and stir into slow cooker. Cook 30 minutes more. Sprinkle with sesame seeds and serve on top of steamed rice.


You can also use honey BBQ sauce in place of the honey and BBQ Sauce.
Make a pot of white rice to serve alongside this meal.

Perfect Pairing

Serve this Slow Cooker Hawaiian Chicken with a Pineapple Matador Cocktail for a Pineapple punched meal.
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