Crockpot Chicken Cacciatore w/ Pinot Noir Tomato Sauce over Farfalle Pasta

Megan Hampton


This is a fun dish that I love to make for my family! It's so full of color and flavor, you can't not give it a shot!

***Disclaimer - 99% of the dishes represented by the photographs are shot with a Pro SLR camera and owned by me. The appearance of the dishes are an accurate result of my recipes, and are usually taken immediately after the dish is completed. Please feel free to use my photos as a guide in achieving perfect results when you make the dishes, as well as share any changes you might have made to the recipe to personalize it, as I might be interested in giving it a try!


★★★★☆ 3 votes

25 Min
8 Hr


Add to Grocery List

  • 3 lb
    (6-8) chicken thighs (skin removed)
  • 14 oz
    can italian seasoned diced tomatoes
  • 6 oz
    can tomato paste
  • 1 c
    chicken broth
  • 1 large
    onion (sliced)
  • 4 clove
    fresh garlic (4 tsp of jarred minced is fine)
  • 1
    green bell pepper (chopped)
  • 1 c
    sliced mushrooms
  • 1/2 c
    pinot noir wine
  • 1 tsp
    italian seasoning
  • 2
    bay leaves
  • 1/2 tsp
    celery powder
  • 1/8 tsp
    fresh ground pepper
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/4 c
    white sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 3 Tbsp
  • 1 lb
    farfalle (bowtie) pasta

How to Make Crockpot Chicken Cacciatore w/ Pinot Noir Tomato Sauce over Farfalle Pasta


  1. Place all ingredients in slow cooker in no particular order except pasta, cornstarch, water and sugar. Cover and cook on low 6-8 hours (chicken will fall apart). It will not look like alot of liquid at first, but after cooking for a few hours, the juices from the chicken will change that. Don't add more liquid than the recipe calls for.

    2 hours before serving add sugar and stir.

    20 minutes before serving, stir in well blended cornstarch/water mixture. Make pasta according to directions on package.

    Place a few pieces of chicken on a bed of pasta, and spoon desired amount of sauce over chicken and pasta. Sprinkle w/ Fresh Parmesan and enjoy!

    This dish is very low in fat and sodium, and can be adjusted by using less salt, brown rice or whole grain pasta.

Printable Recipe Card

About Crockpot Chicken Cacciatore w/ Pinot Noir Tomato Sauce over Farfalle Pasta

Regional Style: Italian

Show 4 Comments & Reviews

Easy Grilled Chicken Recipes

Easy Grilled Chicken Recipes

Kitchen Crew

When the weather gets warmer, my grill gets a workout. Chicken becomes a staple in my dinner rotation and grilled chicken is seriously one of the simplest meals to prepare...

25 Delicious Recipes For Newlyweds

25 Delicious Recipes for Newlyweds

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Now that you've done that whole marriage thing, tackling these delicious recipes shouldn't be a problem. From breakfast to dinner to dessert, these are recipes any newlywed should be able...

22 Mouth-watering Fried Chicken Recipes

22 Mouth-Watering Fried Chicken Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Fried chicken makes everything better. Here are 22 oh-so-wonderful recipes to make homemade fried chicken!