This slow cooker rabbit recipe has a great combination of flavors, and because its cooked in the slow cooker both wild an domestic rabbit meat turns out nice and tender. This recipe is quick to put together so you can go about your day and have supper close to ready at the right time; just finish it off by cooking the spaghetti.
If you have rabbit meat on hand give this Slow Cooker Rabbit in Wine and Cream Cheese Sauce recipe
a try; it’s very good.
- 1 rabbit (cut into pieces 2 ½ to 3 pounds)
- vegetable oil for browning
- 8 ounces white button mushrooms (sliced)
- 8 ounces of baby
- 8 Baby Portabella mushrooms (quartered)
- ¼ cup unsalted butter
- 1 package dry Zesty Italian dressing mix
- 1 can condensed golden mushroom soup
- 4 ounces of chives with onion cream cheese spread
- ½ cup white wine (I had homemade cherry wine on hand so I used that)
- 4 green onion (green part sliced for garnish – optional)
- Place the mushrooms in the bottom of the slow cooker.
- In a large skillet using the oil cook the rabbit until nicely browned on both sides and place the rabbit pieces on top of the mushrooms.
- In a medium size saucepan melt the butter over medium heat and then add the wine, mix in the golden mushroom soup, dressing mix, and cream cheese and continue cooking until cheese is melted. (mixture will look kind curdled) Pour the mixture over the rabbit.
- Cook on low for 5 to 6 hours or until rabbit is fall off the bone tender.
- Cook spaghetti according to package directions; drain. Serve the rabbit on top of the spaghetti with the sauce.
- Garnished with the green onions if using.