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slow cooker honey garlic chicken thighs are healthy and paleo! This easy recipe is made in the slow cooker or crockpot with boneless chicken thighs. Paleo honey garlic chicken that is better than takeout!

Honey Garlic Crockpot Boneless Chicken Thighs

Crockpot boneless chicken thighs slow cooked with honey and garlic are deliciously tender!  This easy paleo slow cooker recipe is family friendly and better than take out!
Course Main Course
Cuisine Chinese
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 3 hours
Servings 4 servings
Author Lyndsey


  • 1 pound boneless chicken thighs
  • salt + pepper to taste

Sauce Ingredients

  • 2 teaspoon minced garlic
  • ½ cup Primal Kitchen ketchup
  • cup coconut aminos
  • ¼ cup raw honey
  • 1 teaspoon oregano


  • Mix together sauce ingredients until smooth. Season chicken with salt and pepper and place chicken thighs into slow cooker and pour in the sauce. Cook on high for 2-3 hours or low for 4-6 hours. Shred chicken and mix in cooked broccoli. Serve over cauliflower rice.


Cauliflower rice is a great choice if you want to keep this recipe paleo friendly or grain free!  Here are some modification ideas for this slow cooked chicken thigh recipe!
  • Serve over white or brown rice instead of cauliflower rice
  • Add in Sriracha or Thai chili paste or drizzle with some Thai chili oil  for a bit of heat
  • Mix in some sesame seeds or drizzle with some sesame oil
  • Use stir fry veggies instead of broccoli
  • Mix in some chopped cashews or peanuts for some extra crunch
  • Garnish with scallions or cilantro