Crockpot Chicken Parmesan Quinoa

Course: dinner
Cuisine: Italian
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 2 hours 30 minutes
Total Time: 2 hours 45 minutes
Servings: 4 Servings
Author: Amanda Carlisle |
A healthy, flavorful meal is just a few ingredients and a couple minutes away! Try this Crockpot Chicken Parmesan Quinoa Recipe!
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  • 1 cup quinoa
  • 1 medium green pepper diced
  • 1 cup mushrooms diced
  • 1/2 cup onion finely diced
  • 3 cups Marinara Sauce
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 4 small boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 cup mozzarella cheese


  • In a 5 qt crockpot or larger mix quinoa, veggies, marinara sauce, and chicken broth.  
  • Place chicken breasts on top.
  • Cover and cook on high for 2 to 2 1/2 hours or low for 4 to 5 hours.
  • Once chicken is cooked through and quinoa has absorbed the liquid top the chicken with the mozzarella cheese. Cover again with heat on to melt the cheese (about 10 minutes)
  • Serve with a side salad. 


Dairy Free

Use a dairy free cheese like Daiya Brand Mozzarella shreds.