You know that you really want to try a recipe when you find the same pin multiple times on your board, “Recipes to Try.” Yup, that was me. I guess I really wanted to try this one because I had pinned it twice.
Here is Crockpot Chicken Tacos – courtesy of Chocolate Therapy. And, I’ll be the first to admit – I was very skeptical of this one. Throw chicken breasts, salsa and taco seasoning in a crockpot, and presto? Perfect chicken taco meat? No way.
So, I threw three boneless chicken breasts (about 1 1/2 pounds) into a crockpot with one jar of salsa (ok, it was more a mishmash of salsas that I had in my fridge) and 1/2 of a packet of Trader Joe’s taco seasoning. (I used half because that’s what it calls for when you use about a pound of meat.) Six hours later on low….
And, perfect, juicy tasting chicken ready for tacos! I shredded up the chicken breasts and poured a little bit of the cooking juices and mixed with the shredded chicken. With a little tomato, sour cream and lettuce, we had juicy, delicious chicken tacos. I didn’t even get a chance to take a photo because my husband gobbled it up. His quote: “These are the best tacos we’ve ever had. You can make them every time.”