Quick and easy shredded chicken tacos recipe that makes a simple 30 minute meal. Packed with Mexican flavors and can be made on the stovetop or slow cooker.
Servings: 8 people
Calories: 188 kcal
Finely chopped onion
Boneless chicken breasts
can be adjusted according to your preference
Salt and pepper to taste
Water or chicken broth
Toppings of your choice
(lettuce, tomatoes, onions, sour cream, salsa e.t.c.)
Heat oil in a non stick pan over medium heat.
Add onions and chicken and cook until chicken is no longer pink and onion is golden brown.
Stir in taco seasoning, salt, pepper and water or chicken broth. Mix thoroughly.
Cover and cook for about 15 minutes.
Remove the cover and cook until water is reduced and chicken is cooked through, making sure to stir every few minutes.
Turn off the heat and use two forks to shred the chicken.
Fill your taco shells with shredded chicken and your choice of toppings and enjoy!
To make crockpot or slow cooker shredded chicken, just dump all the ingredients in the slow cooker. Cover lid and cook on high for 2 hours. Timing may vary depending on the type of slow cooker you use.
Shredded Chicken Tacos
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 99
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 11g
Saturated Fat 2g
Total Carbohydrates 8g
Dietary Fiber 1g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.