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You could call for takeout, but why bother when slow cooker sesame chicken is this easy to make at home?
With just minutes of prep time, you can make a sesame chicken dinner while you're out — just let the slow cooker do all the work.
And when you come home, be sure to brace yourself, because the house will smell so marvelous that you won't be able to wait to dig in. The combination of ginger and sesame gives off a distinctive aroma that makes this chicken dish irresistibly good.
The ingredients in this simple recipe are the staples of Asian cooking, and you might even already have them in your kitchen. So don't wait — this is tonight's dinner.
Slow cooker Asian sesame chicken recipe
Serve the chicken with steamed rice. Any variety of rice will do, but I find that the combination of red, black and white goes quite well with it because the nutty taste lends a tad more flavor to the dish.