Huli Huli Chicken Slow Cooker

Tasty Slow Cooker Huli Huli Chicken

Here’s a delicious huli huli chicken slow cooker recipe. Not quite the same as getting your chicken from fundraisers and grilled outdoors. However, the chicken is super moist and with a very tasty sauce. Enjoy!

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Huli Huli Chicken Recipe
Cuisine: Hawaiian Local Style Recipe
  • 2½ to 3 pounds chicken pieces, (leg quarters, thighs or drumsticks)
  • Sauce:
  • ½ cup pineapple juice
  • ½ cup light brown sugar
  • ½ cup ketchup
  • ⅔ cup soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil
  • 1 inch piece fresh ginger, crushed
  • 5 cloves garlic, crushed
  • Red pepper flakes or sriracha, to taste, optional
  1. Rinse and pat dry chicken pieces. Place in slow cooker.
  2. On medium heat, add sauce ingredients to saucepan. Heat until slightly thickened.
  3. Pour about half the sauce over chicken and save remaining sauce, be sure to include ginger and garlic pieces. Turn slow cooker to low and let cook for about 4 hours. The sauce won't cover all the chicken, but turn it once or twice throughout to coat both sides.
  4. Preheat oven to 450 degrees.
  5. Line baking pan with foil and place cooked chicken pieces skin side up. Discard remaining liquid from slow cooker.
  6. Spoon or brush chicken with reserved sauce and bake for about 15 to 20 minutes. Keep basting chicken every 3 to 4 minutes. Serve with poi or hot rice. Enjoy!

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