Friday, November 30, 2012

Slow Cooker Sante Fe Chicken Recipe from Skinnytaste

Slow Cooker Santa Fe Chicken
Chicken breasts, beans, corn, broth, and spices cook all day to make this tasty meal.  (Photo from Skinnytaste.)

(For Friday Favorites we spotlight past recipes that you may have missed, and this Slow Cooker Santa Fe Chicken from Skinnytaste sounds like a perfect meal for a busy day.)

If you're looking for slow cooker recipes that you can start in the morning and cook all day, this Crock Pot Santa Fe Chicken from Skinnytaste cooks for ten hours on low.  When you get home from work, shred the chicken, cook some rice, assemble a few toppings like cheese, sour cream, and green onions, and dinner is on the table!

I hope you enjoy trying this from-scratch slow cooker recipe!  Use this link to get the recipe for Crock Pot Santa Fe Chicken from Skinnytaste.

More Ideas with Chicken in the Slow Cooker:
Barbecue Shredded Chicken from The Kitchn
Better Butter Chicken from Dinner with Julie
Chicken Drumsticks with Lemon and Herbs from MSPI Mama 
Chicken Tostadas from Taste and Tell
Plain, Simple, Versatile Shredded Chicken from Worth the Whisk 

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  1. I tried this recipe from skinnytaste a few weeks ago. It was just ok...Not extremely flavorful and kind of bland texture-wise with the rice as a side. My husband suggested this as an enchilada filling instead of a stand alone dish.

  2. Alissa, thanks for sharing that idea.


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