Crockpot Salsa Chicken


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Hello everyone, Try this Crockpot Salsa Chicken. It is a quick and easy dish that's perfect for busy weeknights. With just a few ingredients and minimal effort, you can have tender and flavorful chicken cooked to perfection in your slow cooker. Serve it with rice, tortillas, or your favorite sides for a delicious and satisfying meal.
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  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 cup salsa (use your favorite variety, such as mild, medium, or hot)
  • 1 packet (about 1 ounce) taco seasoning mix
  • 1/2 cup chicken broth or water
  • Optional toppings: shredded cheese, chopped cilantro, sliced green onions, diced tomatoes, sour cream, avocado slices, lime wedges, tortillas, rice, or lettuce leaves

  1. Place the boneless, skinless chicken breasts in the bottom of your slow cooker.
  2. In a small bowl, mix together the salsa, taco seasoning mix, and chicken broth or water until well combined.
  3. Pour the salsa mixture over the chicken breasts in the slow cooker, making sure the chicken is evenly coated.
  4. Cover the slow cooker with the lid and cook on low heat for 4-6 hours or on high heat for 2-3 hours, or until the chicken is cooked through and tender.
  5. Once the chicken is cooked, use two forks to shred it directly in the slow cooker.
  6. Stir the shredded chicken in the salsa mixture to combine, allowing it to absorb all the flavorful juices.
  7. Serve the Crockpot Salsa Chicken hot, with your favorite toppings and accompaniments.
  8. Enjoy the tender and flavorful Crockpot Salsa Chicken as tacos, burritos, quesadillas, rice bowls, salads, or any way you like!
Note: Feel free to customize this recipe by adding additional ingredients such as diced onions, bell peppers, black beans, corn, or diced green chilies to the slow cooker along with the chicken for extra flavor and texture.
Winner! 🙌 Such an easy and convenient way to get a delicious and healthy meal on the table ..Definitely gotta try this for busy weeknights 💯
This Crockpot Salsa Chicken recipe is a lifesaver! 🙌🍗 Literally just toss chicken and salsa in the slow cooker, and boom – dinner practically makes itself. It's ridiculously easy, super flavorful, and always a hit with the family. Plus, leftovers make killer tacos or salads. Trust me, you need this recipe in your life! 😋🌮