Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  373
  • Protein  24 g
  • Carbohydrates  40 g
  • Fat  13 g
  • Cholesterol  77 mg
  • Sodium  283 mg
  • Potassium  340 mg
  • Phosphorus  202 mg
  • Calcium  28 mg
  • Fiber  0.8 g

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 3 meat
  • 1 fruit, low potassium
  • 1-1/2 starch

Carbohydrate choices


Helpful hints

  • Sauce may not thicken in the Crock-pot if the temperature is not high enough. If not thickened after 2-3 minutes pour sauce into a sauce pan and heat over medium heat, stirring until thickened. Add back to crock-pot with chicken and pineapple.
  • Chicken thighs vary in size and weight. We made this recipe using a 1-1/2 pound package of six boneless, skinless chicken thighs, about 4 ounces each uncooked. For a lower protein diet cut the chicken thighs in half ( 2 ounces) or use smaller thighs if available.
  • There will be approximately 1 cup of pineapple tidbits left. Eat as a snack or dessert the next day or try another pineapple recipe.

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Pineapple Glazed Crock-pot® Chicken Thighs

i'm on dialysis can i use honey instead of the brown sugar and how much honey should I use?? Dietitian comment: Yes the honey substitution does not change nutrient content by much. I suggest 2 tablespoons honey instead of the 2 tablespoons brown sugar.

Jul. 11, 2015, 8:39 PM - Inappropriate review?
Pineapple Glazed Crock-pot® Chicken Thighs
gusreal says:

Have been looking for a site that has slow cooker recipes, I am 87 and find this method of cooking much easier, plus I happen to like Chicken thighs! Thanks, Gus

Dec. 19, 2014, 1:13 PM - Inappropriate review?
Pineapple Glazed Crock-pot® Chicken Thighs
CharlieAnn says:

How would I make this with out a slow cooker. My husband and I don't have one.Dietitian comment: You can cook it in the oven at 350 degrees F for 1 hour. Remove from oven and place chicken on a plate. Add cornstarch and liquid to pan drippings and stir over stove top burner until thickened. Pour over chicken thighs.

Oct. 30, 2013, 1:08 PM - Inappropriate review?
Pineapple Glazed Crock-pot® Chicken Thighs
GaryDe says:

This was very easy to prepare. We liked this recipe, however it was on the sweeter side. Next time I might add a little more Tabasco sauce to try and balance it more. Love the chicken thighs but may try the breasts or boneless pork chops next time.

Oct. 27, 2013, 3:58 PM - Inappropriate review?
Pineapple Glazed Crock-pot® Chicken Thighs

I hate dark meat can I substitute chicken breasts for the thighs and if so how much chicken do I use? Boneless skinless chicken breasts. thanks!! Dietitian comment: Yes yiu can use 1-1/2 pounds boneless chicken breasts, which is 4-6 breasts depending on the size. After cooking the portion is ~2-1/2 ounces cooked chicken.

Feb. 25, 2013, 3:35 PM - Inappropriate review?

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