Monday, January 22, 2018

Easy and Delicious Chicken Taco Salad...

There are probably a hundred ways to make taco salad.  This is just one version I serve my family and I think it's delicious! And it's a cinch, too, because I cook the chicken in the slow cooker.  Easy peasy!!!!

Chicken Taco Salad

-3 chicken breasts
-3 T taco seasoning mix (from store bought or homemade)
-romaine lettuce
-grated cheese of your choice
-pickled jalapeƱos
-sour cream
-tortilla chips
-good squeeze of lime

Place 3 chicken breasts in the slow cooker that's been sprayed with nonstick spray.  Sprinkle taco seasoning  mix on top of each chicken breast, add 1/4 cup water, and cook on low 7 hours or high 4 hours.  When done, remove from slow cooker and shred with a fork.  Then pile your plate with chopped lettuce, seasoned chicken, cheese, tomatoes, avocado, cilantro, jalapeƱos (feel free to use fresh if you want, too!!!), sour cream, salsa, crushed tortilla chips, and squeeze the lime on top.  So SO good!!!  Whatever toppings each family member loves most will make each plate so tasty.

Tip: Make sure you have all ingredients chopped beforehand so that when it comes time to eat it's all just a matter of piling it all up on your plate.  YUM!!!


Lexie @ said...

Yum! That looks amazing. :-) My husband has been trying to stay low on carbs, so we will definitely have to try this soon.

Linda at Apron Strings & other things said...

we make a lot of taco salads around here, but I never thought about using chicken. great idea!
thanks for sharing today at Encouraging Hearts & Home blog hop :)

Corrine said...

This looks so good! I love tacos and this is so healthy, must try it soon. Visiting from the Blogger's Link Up party. :)


Jenny@Cookiescoffeeandcrafts said...

This looks so good and I love cooking in the slow cooker. Thanks for sharing at the #HomeMattersParty

juliepollitt said...

This looks delicious! I love hearing about new ways to make things. Thanks for sharing the recipe on Foodie Friday!

Large Family Favor said...

I love that I can eat this without bread! My family is big veggie eaters so this will settle just right.

Mrs.AOK said...

Yes, please!
This is my kind of salad! Thank you for sharing with us at #MMBH, pinned to our board. :)

Unknown said...

This sounds yummy and healthy! Thanks for linking up at Friday Frenzy Link Party! Pinned!!

Laura said...

OH man I love taco Salad!! Pinned it! Thanks for linking up to the Friday Frenzy.

Miz Helen said...

Your Chicken Taco Salad looks delicious! Hope you are having a great day and thanks so much for sharing with us at Full Plate Thursday and come back to see us real soon!
Miz Helen

Amy said...

I love taco salad and this looks delicious! Thanks for linking up to the Friday Frenzy!

Christina(ArtDecorationCrafting) said...

I love all salads and this is one I have to try! Pin it!! Thank you for sharing at Sweet Inspiration Link Party :)


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