Chicken Italiano


1 pound boneless, skinless chicken thighs
1 medium onion, chopped
1/2 cup halved pitted ripe olives
2 tablespoons capers
1 teaspoon dried oregano leaves
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon dried rosemary leaves, crushed
1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
1 (14.5-ounce) can diced tomatoes, undrained
1/4 cup water
1 tablespoon cornstarch


Place chicken in 3 1/2 to 4 quart slow cooker. Top with onion, olives and capers. Sprinkle with oregano, salt, rosemary and garlic powder. Pour tomatoes over chicken. Cover; cook on low setting for 7-10 hours or until chicken is fork-tender. Remove chicken and vegetables from slow cooker with slotted spoon; place on serving platter. Cover to keep warm. In small bowl, combine water and cornstarch; blend well. Add to slow cooker. Increase setting to high; cook until thickened. Serve with chicken.