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Easy)Mexican Chicken Recipe for the crockpot (

This is an easy chicken crock-pot recipe. You can use this to make burritos, tacos, enchiladas as a topping for taco salads or a filling for lettuce wraps!
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time6 hrs
Total Time6 hrs 20 mins
Cuisine: Traditional Recipes
Servings: 16 People
Calories: 98kcal
Author: Tara Wright


Optional Add­ In’s:

  • 1 cup mushroom
  • 1 cup peas (frozen)
  • 1 cup cilantro (fresh or dried)
  • 1 cup Beans (extra)


  • Place all ingredients except frozen vegetables in your crock-pot.
  • Turn crockpot on Low
  • Cook on Low for 6 hours and check. Chicken should pull apart easily. (Estimated cooking time 6 - 8 hours)
  • Once cooked, shred chicken and add frozen vegetables and extra salsa to taste.


Serving suggestions:
Dollop with plain greek yogurt
Crumble a tortilla chip (just 1 or 2) on top
Lightly sprinkle cheese on top
Enjoy over a bed of spring lettuce


Calories: 98kcal | Carbohydrates: 7g | Protein: 13g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 36mg | Sodium: 296mg | Potassium: 392mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 335IU | Vitamin C: 8mg | Calcium: 18mg | Iron: 0.6mg