Toss these four simple ingredients into your slow cooker for the best Slow Cooker Shredded Mexican Chicken. Use it in a salad, tacos, wraps, soups, or even in a Mexican shredded chicken burrito bowl.
Slow Cooker Shredded Mexican Chicken Dinner:
Y'all know this Slow Cooker Shredded Mexican Chicken is my jam! Well, anything with a Mexican style flavor is going to go on my list of favorites. Plus it's made in the slow cooker and cooked until fall apart tender. Want a little tip? Make extra, trust me 😉
Serve it on a salad or in a burrito bowl tonight for dinner, and then for lunch tomorrow toss it in a wrap with some fresh avocado slices. If I can make two meals out of one Crockpot recipe, that is a win-win!
How to make Slow Cooker Shredded Mexican Chicken:
I don't think this recipe could be any easier! I used 2 pounds of boneless and skinless chicken breast. Then place that in the slow cooker then add in your salsa, taco seasoning, and some chicken broth.
- Tip: Here is my recipe for homemade taco seasoning.
Once your chicken has been cooked and is tender I used two forks to pull and shred. The most perfect and perfectly easy shredded Mexican chicken.
How should I serve this Slow Cooker Shredded Mexican Chicken?
There are so many different options for serving. When I made this I served it in a Mexican chicken burrito bowl. I filled my bowl with lettuce, rice, beans, cheese, and sour cream.
You could also serve it as a chicken taco salad, add it to soups or stuff it in a taco. Really there is no wrong way to serve it, leave a comment below and let me know how you are serving this Slow Cooker Shredded Mexican Chicken.
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Slow Cooker Shredded Mexican Chicken
- Slow Cooker
- Fork for shredding
- 2 lbs chicken breast (boneless and skinless)
- 2 cups salsa
- 1 oz taco seasoning
- ⅓ cup chicken broth
- Add all ingredients to your slow cooker. Cook on low for 6-7 hours or on high 4-5 hours. Until chicken is cooked through and tender. Use a fork to shred chicken.
- Use for tacos, chicken taco bowls, soups, or salads.
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