Easy Crockpot Salsa Verde Chicken Recipe

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Beverly Brooks Modified: March 22, 2022
Easy Crockpot Salsa Verde Chicken Recipe

How To Make Easy Crockpot Salsa Verde Chicken

Slow-cooked chicken made aesthetically pleasing and tasty by the addition of salsa verde. This highly tasteful dish is great for lunch and dinner parties.

Preparation: 10 minutes
Cooking: 2 hours
Total: 2 hours 10 minutes

Serves:

Ingredients

  • lbschicken tenders,raw skinless
  • ¼tspgarlic powder
  • tsporegano
  • tspground cumin
  • salt,to taste
  • 16ozroasted salsa verde

Instructions

  1. Season chicken with garlic powder, oregano, cumin and salt and place in the bottom of the slow cooker.

  2. Cover with salsa verde, cover and cook High for 2 hours.

  3. Remove chicken, shred with 2 forks.

  4. Remove ⅔ cup of liquid from the slow cooker, and discard.

  5. Place shredded chicken back into the crock pot with remaining salsa, adjust seasoning to taste if needed and keep warm.

  6. If cooking using an InstantPot, season chicken with garlic powder, oregano, cumin and salt and place in the bottom of the pot.

  7. Cover with salsa verde, cover and cook on High Pressure 20 minutes. Quick or natural release.

  8. Remove chicken, shred with 2 forks.

Nutrition

  • Calories: 327.61kcal
  • Fat: 18.54g
  • Saturated Fat: 3.70g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 7.35g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 3.79g
  • Carbohydrates: 21.96g
  • Fiber: 2.71g
  • Sugar: 3.07g
  • Protein: 17.59g
  • Cholesterol: 46.49mg
  • Sodium: 965.17mg
  • Calcium: 29.19mg
  • Potassium: 441.06mg
  • Iron: 1.79mg
  • Vitamin A: 8.36µg
  • Vitamin C: 10.21mg
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