Slow Cooker Salsa Verde Chicken Tacos
Slow Cooker Salsa Verde Chicken Tacos
  • prep: 10 min
  • cook: 5 hr
  • total: 5 hr 10 min
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  • Summary

    Summer is approaching, instead of heating up your house using your oven get out that slow cooker and make Slow Cooker Salsa Verde Chicken Tacos. Chicken breasts cook in salsa verde, green peppers and diced chilies to create a tender, flavorful taco filling. Salsa Verde Chicken also works great in quesadillas, over nachos or as an enchilada filling.

    Ingredients

    • 2 lbs. chicken breasts, boneless, skinless
    • 1 - 16 oz. jar of salsa verde {about 2 cups}
    • 1 green pepper, chopped
    • 1 - 4 oz. can of diced chilies
    • 1 jalapeño, seeds removed, chopped {optional for spice}
    • Tortillas or hard shell tacos for the tacos
    • Garnish ideas: fresh cilantro, cheese, tomatoes, extra salsa

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 69 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 3 g 5.2%
    • Saturated Fat: 1 g 4.86%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 23 mg 7.73%
    • Sodium: 108 mg 4.49%
    • Calcium: 6 mg 0.59%
    • Potassium: 129 mg 3.69%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 1.83%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 2 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.96%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 8 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 1.98%
    • Vitamin C 26.3%
    • Vitamin D 1.45%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat0
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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