Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos Recipe

Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos Recipe

How To Make Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos

Sink your teeth into these colorful slow cooker chicken tacos! They’re made with tender adobo-seasoned chicken and a tangy cabbage slaw for a fuller meal.

Preparation: 2 minutes
Cooking: 4 hours
Total: 4 hours 2 minutes



  • lbschicken breast,boneless, skinless
  • adobo seasoning,or salt to taste
  • ¼tspgarlic powder
  • ¾tspground cumin
  • 1cupsalsa,chunky mild, or medium

For Tacos:

  • 1cupred cabbage,shredded
  • ½lime,juiced
  • ¼cupcilantro,chopped
  • ¼tspkosher salt
  • 1medium haas avocado,sliced
  • lime wedges,for squeezing
  • 12corn tortillas


  1. Season the chicken with adobo, then place in the crockpot. Top with garlic powder, cumin, and salsa.

  2. Cover and cook on Low for 4 to 6 hours, or until the chicken shreds easily.

  3. Drain the excess liquid from the pot, keeping as much tomato sauce as possible, then shred the chicken with two forks. Cover and keep warm.


  1. Combine the cabbage, lime juice, cilantro, and salt in a bowl and toss.

  2. Heat the tortillas for about 30 seconds on each side over the flame of the stove until slightly charred. Transfer to a plate with a towel on top to keep warm, then repeat with the remaining tortillas.

  3. Place 3 tortillas on each plate, top with chicken, slaw, sliced avocado, and squeeze with lime wedges. Serve, and enjoy!


  • Calories: 575.27kcal
  • Fat: 25.73g
  • Saturated Fat: 6.08g
  • Trans Fat: 0.18g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 12.05g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 5.46g
  • Carbohydrates: 47.16g
  • Fiber: 10.55g
  • Sugar: 4.76g
  • Protein: 42.52g
  • Cholesterol: 108.86mg
  • Sodium: 727.57mg
  • Calcium: 162.33mg
  • Potassium: 1050.07mg
  • Iron: 4.66mg
  • Vitamin A: 81.61µg
  • Vitamin C: 24.60mg
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