Buffalo Chicken Baked Potatoes

It seems I’ve been seeing a lot of recipes on Pinterest lately that are some variation on Buffalo wings. I had to get in on the action, as wings are one of my favorite foods. I’ve been wanting to “fancy up,” baked potatoes, so I figured it would be the perfect combo.

Buffalo Chicken Baked Potatoes

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Ingredients

  • 4 skinless, boneless chicken breasts, far trimmed
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1 stick butter
  • 1 large bottle hot sauce
  • 4 baked potatoes
  • crumbled blue cheese

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Directions

Set the temperature on your slow cooker to high. This is important for the first step.
Buffalo Chicken Baked Potatoes high headant.com
I used succanat in place of brown sugar for this recipe. I put that, with the butter into the crockpot. Unsalted is preferred, but salted will work too.
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When the butter and sugar looks like this, turn the temperature down to low.
Buffalo Chicken Melted Butter Succanat
Add the hot sauce. My bottle measured about 1 1/2 cups.
Buffalo Chicken Melted Butter Crystals
You can stir it all up a bit or leave the mixture to its own devices.
Buffalo Chicken Crystal Hot Sauce
Add the chicken to the hot sauce mixture and let it swim a bit before putting the top on.
Chicken Swimming Hot Sauce headant.com
You’re going to let this cook about 7 hours. Around hour 5, start to shred the chicken with two forks and let simmer in the sauce.
Buffalo Chicken Baked Potatoes Foil
Serve on baked potatoes with blue cheese. You may also add additional toppings such as sour cream.

Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Baked Potatoes

You can also use small potatoes for an appetizer style dish. I would go for it either way; this is going to be a staple in our home. It is great for family gatherings, as well.

About Laurel

Laurel is a wife and mother of two who is delighted with her little family. She loves to create a mess in the kitchen and create beauty out of chaos. During her off time, you can find her curled up with a good book and something sweet.

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