Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken and Noodles

Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken and Noodles is a simple dish loaded with the sweet and savory flavors of honey, onions, soy sauce, bell pepper, ketchup, and garlic. It’s a quick and easy dinner you’ll love.

white bowl filled with honey garlic chicken and noodles

Just because we love to cook doesn’t mean we want to spend a ton of time cooking something fancy all the time. In fact, most of the time, it’s just the opposite. That’s why we love this flavorful, delicious chicken and noodle recipe.

finished honey garlic chicken and noodles in a slow cooker

❤️ Why You’ll Love This Recipe

  • It only uses a few simple ingredients.
  • It’s an easy slow cooker recipe that you just set and forget.
  • It’s loaded with delicious flavors and a perfect family meal.

🛒Ingredients

bowls of raw chicken breasts, diced onion, oil, peppers, ketchup, cornstarch, water, and soy sauce

You only need a few simple ingredients to make this recipe, and if they’re not in your kitchen already, they’ll be at your local grocery store. Be sure to check the recipe card at the end of the post for exact quantities.

  • Boneless, skinless chicken breasts – cut into chunks
  • Spaghetti noodles
  • Chopped onions
  • Soy sauce
  • Sliced red bell pepper
  • Honey
  • Ketchup
  • Cornstarch
  • Sesame oil
  • Minced garlic
  • Water
  • Green onions

🔪 How to Make Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken and Noodles

Making this recipe is just about as easy as it gets. The only actual cooking you’ll have to do is boiling noodles!

pouring Sesame oil into a small mixing bowl to make the sauce

Step 1: Make the Sauce

Mix the soy sauce, honey, ketchup, garlic, and sesame oil in a bowl until well combined.

chicken, peppers and honey garlic sauce in a slow cooker

Step 2: Add Everything to the Slow Cooker

Add the chicken, onions, and bell pepper to the bottom of the slow cooker. Then, pour the sauce over everything and stir to combine.

Step 3: Cook

Cook on high for 4 hours.

Step 4: Boil the Noodles

When the slow cooker time is almost done, boil the noodles to al dente. Drain well and set aside.

Step 5: Thicken the Sauce

Combine the water and cornstarch, then pour it into the slow cooker. Stir to combine and let the chicken sit on the warm setting until thickened.

cooked spaghetti noodles being poured into a slow cooker with cooked chicken

Step 6: Serve

Stir in the noodles, garnish with green onions, and serve.

📝Variations

Do you want to change up this recipe and make it your own? Here are some ways that you can do that!

  • Spicy – Add diced jalapenos for a sweet and spicy variation.
  • Rice – Try serving this over rice.
  • Noodles – You can use your favorite variety of noodles from spaghetti to macaroni.
  • Pork – You can make this recipe with pork if you prefer.

For a creamy chicken and noodle recipe, try our creamy chicken spaghetti.

white bowl filled with honey garlic chicken and noodles

🥄 Equipment

  • Measuring cups and spoons
  • Knife
  • Cutting board
  • Bowl
  • Slow cooker
  • Pot

🥫 Storage

Refrigerate this slow cooker honey garlic chicken and noodles for up to 3 days in an air-tight container. We don’t recommend freezing it.

💭 Tips

  • Always mix your sauce ingredients before adding them to the slow cooker to ensure all the flavors meld properly.
  • For the best texture, cook your noodles to al dente and no further.
  • The warm setting will keep your chicken hot enough for the cornstarch to thicken the sauce easily.

⁉️ FAQ

Do you have questions about this recipe? Here are the answers to the most commonly asked questions.

What is al dente?

Al dente means “with a bite”. It refers to pasta that’s cooked until soft but not limp.

Why didn’t my sauce thicken?

Be sure your slow cooker is set to warm and that it didn’t auto shut off.

Can you put raw chicken in a slow cooker?

Absolutely. Any kind of raw meat can be added to a slow cooker. They are designed to cook raw meat.

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white bowl filled with honey garlic chicken and noodles

🧾Recipe Card

Want to make this recipe? Print the recipe card below, or pin this recipe, so you can find it later.

white bowl filled with honey garlic chicken and noodles

Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken Noodles

These slow cooker honey garlic chicken noodles are full of sweet and savory flavors and are so easy to make! Easy and delicous? Yes!
4.50 from 2 votes
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Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 4 hours
Total Time: 4 hours 15 minutes
Servings: 8 Servings
Calories: 383kcal

Equipment

  • slow cooker
  • large pot
  • small bowl
  • collander

Ingredients

  • 2 pounds Boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 pound Spaghetti noodles
  • ½ Onion chopped
  • ½ cup Soy sauce
  • 1 Red bell pepper sliced
  • ¾ cup Honey
  • ¼ cup Ketchup
  • 1 tablespoon Cornstarch
  • 2 teaspoons Sesame oil
  • 3 teaspoons Minced garlic
  • 2 tablespoons Water

Instructions

  • Add the chicken breasts, onions and bell pepper to the bottom of a slow cooker.
  • Mix together the soy sauce, honey, ketchup, garlic and sesame oil in a bowl until well combined.
  • Pour the sauce over the ingredients, and stir to combine.
  • Cook on high for 4 hours.
  • When the slow cooker time is almost complete, boil the noodles until done to your liking. Drain well and set aside.
  • Stir together the cornstarch and water in a bowl.
  • Pour the cornstarch mixture into the slow cooker, and stir to combine. Let sit on the warm setting until thickened.
  • Stir in the noodles, garnish with green onions and serve.

Notes

Any nutritional data I provide is an approximation and actual dietary information can vary based on ingredients and proportion sizes.

Nutrition

Serving: 1Serving | Calories: 383kcal | Carbohydrates: 50g | Protein: 33g | Fat: 5g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Trans Fat: 0.01g | Cholesterol: 73mg | Sodium: 1014mg | Potassium: 656mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 545IU | Vitamin C: 22mg | Calcium: 27mg | Iron: 2mg

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2 Comments

    1. Thanks so much Bonnie! So glad you enjoyed it 🙂