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Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken Tacos - Packed with amazing flavors, healthy, and very easy to make Salsa Chicken Tacos! Arrange all ingredients in the crock pot and walk away!

Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken Tacos

Katerina | Diethood
Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken Tacos - Packed with amazing flavors, healthy, and very easy to make Salsa Chicken Tacos! Arrange all ingredients in the crock pot and walk away!
Servings : 8 Serves
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 3 hrs
Total Time 3 hrs 5 mins

Ingredients
  

  • 2 pounds boneless , skinless chicken breasts
  • salt and fresh ground pepper to taste
  • 1 jar (16 ounces) chunky tomato salsa
  • 1 lime , juiced
  • 1 tablespoon chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 3 garlic cloves , minced
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro or parsley
  • 10 to 12 Low Carb Whole Wheat Flour Tortillas
OPTIONAL GARNISHES
  • sliced avocado
  • chopped red onions
  • nonfat plain yogurt
  • chopped fresh parsley or cilantro

Instructions
 

  • Season chicken breasts with salt and pepper; arrange on the bottom of your slow cooker and set aside.
  • In a mixing bowl, combine salsa, lime juice, chili powder, cumin, garlic, and cilantro or parsley; mix until thoroughly combined.
  • Pour salsa mixture over chicken and turn chicken to coat.
  • Cover with a lid and cook on HIGH for 2.5 to 3 hours, or on LOW for 4 to 4.5 hours.
  • Transfer chicken to a cutting board and shred with two forks.
  • Stir the chicken back into the slow cooker; evenly divide chicken over warm tortillas and garnish with avocado, red onions, yogurt, and parsley or cilantro.
  • Serve.

Notes

 
*Garnishes not included in the Nutritional Facts

Nutrition

Calories: 238 kcal | Carbohydrates: 10 g | Protein: 26 g | Fat: 10 g | Saturated Fat: 1 g | Cholesterol: 72 mg | Sodium: 562 mg | Potassium: 861 mg | Fiber: 5 g | Sugar: 2 g | Vitamin A: 710 IU | Vitamin C: 10.4 mg | Calcium: 41 mg | Iron: 1.4 mg | Net Carbs: 5 g

Nutritional info is an estimate and provided as courtesy. Values may vary according to the ingredients and tools used. Please use your preferred nutritional calculator for more detailed info.

Course: Dinner
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: chicken breast recipe, chicken tacos, crock pot chicken, salsa, slow cooker chicken, slow cooker recipes, slow cooker tacos