Prep time: 5 MinInactive time: 5 HourTotal time: 5 H & 5 M
Slow Cooker Tomatillo Chicken only takes minutes to prepare. Use to make tacos and burritos or add beans to make a hearty stew for cold evenings. Top with tortilla chips and avocado for a rich authentic Mexican chicken stew.
Season chicken breasts to taste and place in 6 quart slow cooker pot. Add Tomatillo One Pot Simmer Sauce with 1/4 cup of water to combine evenly with chicken. Cover slow cooker and set slow cooker on low for 5 hours.
When chicken is cooked and tender, remove breasts from slow cooker pot and reserve on a dish. If desired, add 1-2 cans of beans to stew in the pot, stir and cover. Allow beans to warm in pot while chicken is shredded.
While chicken is still warm, use two forks to shred chicken. Chicken can be used to fill tacos, enchiladas, burritos or make nachos. If using beans, return shredded chicken to slow cooker pot and combine will with beans. Serve with rice, tortillas and avocado slices. and reserve on a dish.
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