Simple Slow Cooker Pho
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 10 hours
Total Time: 10 hours 15 minutes
Servings: 8 servings
Simple Slow Cooker Pho packed with chicken, shrimp and heat from jalapeños and Sriracha. Made in the slow cooker, and budget friendly too.
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- 2 pounds chicken breasts (skinless/boneless)
- 8 cups chicken stock
- 2 tbsp brown sugar
- 2 tbsp fish sauce
- 1 tbsp tamari sauce
- 1 cinnamon stick
- 10 star anise
- 2 inch piece of fresh ginger (peeled and sliced)
- 6 whole cloves
- 1 pound frozen cooked shrimp (thawed/tail on)
- 4 cups baby bok choy (chopped)
- 1/2 cup Thai basil (roughly chopped)
- 2 jalapenos (sliced)
- 1 lime (quartered)
- Sriracha sauce (as needed)
- 12 ounces Pad Thai noodles (pre cooked)
- 12 ounces Fresh bean sprouts (raw or blanched)
Place chicken breasts in slow cooker.
Combine stock, fish sauce, cinnamon, star anise, ginger, cloves, tamari, and brown sugar.
Pour over chicken breasts.
Cook on low for 9 hours.
Roughly chop bok choy.
Rinse and dry shrimp.
Remove chicken breasts from slow cooker along with the cinnamon stick, cloves, and star anise.
Add bok choy and shrimp to the slow cooker.
Replace lid, turn slow cooker to high and cook for 30 minutes.
At this point, you can blanch the bean sprouts in boiling water. If you are eating them raw, be sure to RINSE thoroughly.
Shred the cooked chicken breasts.
Return shredded chicken to pot and heat for a few minutes.
Place noodles in bowls, ladle broth, garnish with jalapenos, basil, Sriracha and bean sprouts.
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Calories: 472kcal | Carbohydrates: 53g | Protein: 45g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 222mg | Sodium: 1513mg | Potassium: 857mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 9g | Vitamin A: 2680IU | Vitamin C: 42.3mg | Calcium: 193mg | Iron: 3.9mg
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