Instant Pot/Slow Cooker Chicken!

First recipe in our instant pot! Went for a simple Italian spiced chicken! And You pretty much just put everything in and cook👍🏽 Super good and super simple!! Then we ate it on top of a crispy smashed potato❤️

Italian Shredded Chicken (print here)


3 chicken breasts

6 chicken thighs

¼ cup water

1 jar pepperoncini peppers

1 large onion, sliced and quartered

1 ¾ tsp. dried basil

1 ½ tsp. garlic powder

1 ½ tsp. dried oregano

1 ¼ tsp. salt

¼ tsp. pepper


  1. In a small bowl, mix spices together, set aside
  2. Drain the pepperoncini, reserving the liquid. Remove and throw away stems
  3. Place chicken in instant pot or slow cooker and cover with spice mixture
  4. Add water and ¼ cup of the reserved liquid for the pepperoncini. Then cover the chicken with onion and pepperoncini peppers
  5. Cook in instant pot, set at poultry. Or cook in the slow cooker on low for 6-8 hours

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