Sweet Coconut Clove Chicken

Prep Time: 5 min
Cook Time: 6 hr
Serves: 6

This savoury slow cooker recipe is perfect for potlucks! It will fill your kitchen with its exotic, mouthwatering aromas.


14 skinless chicken drumsticks
1/2 cup (125 mL) light coconut milk
1/2 cup (125 mL) low-sodium chicken broth
1/2 cup (125 mL) demerara brown sugar
1/4 tsp (1.25 mL) cloves, ground
3 tbsp (45 mL) tamari
2 tsp (10 mL) garlic, minced
2 tbsp (30 mL) cornstarch
2 tbsp (30 mL) water
1/4 cup (60 mL) cilantro, fresh, minced


1 Add drumsticks to slow cooker.
2 Combine remaining ingredients (except for cornstarch, water, and cilantro) and pour over chicken in slow cooker.
3 Cover and cook on low 4-6 hours.
4 To thicken sauce, mix cold water and cornstarch in small saucepan. Pour in pan juices from slow cooker and boil over medium heat until thickened.
5 To serve place chicken on platter and garnish with minced cilantro. Serve sauce with chicken.