Slow Cooker Chicken Gyros

  • Slow Cooker Chicken Gyros

Every year, the Greek Festival comes to Salt Lake City and my husband and I love to go. We have no Greek ancestors or links to Greece of any kind, but Greeks just know how to put on quite the party and we always have such a good time! One of my favorite parts is all the delicious food . . . seriously, they have some of the most amazing grub.
I was thinking about a gyro that I had there last year and decided to try and make a chicken gyro of my own. I decided to adapt it for the slow cooker so t

Slow Cooker Chicken Gyros

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1 pound chicken breast ( boneless, skinless )
3 clove(s) garlic ( minced )
1/4 cup Lemon juice
1 onion ( diced )
1/4 cup water
1 tablespoon Olive oil
2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
1 teaspoon oregano
1/4 teaspoon allspice
1 teaspoon lemon pepper


Spray crock pot with non-stick cooking spray. Place chicken breasts inside slow cooker. Mix remaining ingredients together in a bowl and pour over chicken breasts. Cook on HIGH for 3-4 hours or LOW 6-8 hours. Shred chicken and serve with pocketless pita bread, sliced tomatoes, sliced onions, sliced cucumbers, lettuce, and Tzatziki sauce (I highly recommend making it! It's very simple and adds so much to the chicken!).

Adapted from Tide and Thyme


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  1. Posted by LilRed68 at

    I am trying this recipe today. I had basically all the ingredients on hand. Quick to put together. I will let you know what the Hubby thinks of it.

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