Thursday, January 17, 2013

Tasty Tuesday (on a Thursday): Crockpot Salsa Chicken

(Photo and recipe from Chef Mommy blog)

I came across this super easy recipe from the Chef Mommy blog on Pinterest. What makes it easy? It uses the crock pot! Nothing better than a fix it and forget it meal, right?

Definitely take the suggestion of adding beans, scallions and cheese. It brings this dish up a notch. We don't care for cilantro (gasp!) so I left that out. Make a side of (brown) rice and you've got a great meal (well, you'll need a veggie too). :)

Ingredients:

1 pound boneless skinless chicken breasts 
1 can cream of mushroom or cream of chicken soup (I used cream of mushroom)
1 cup salsa 
1 package taco seasoning (I used 1 Tbsp of my homemade taco seasoning)
1 cup sour cream 
cilantro, for serving (optional)

(I also added a little shredded cheddar-jack, black beans and scallion on top)

Directions: 

Put chicken, soup, and salsa in slow cooker. Sprinkle taco seasoning over everything. Cook on low for 6 hours. If shredding the chicken, pull the breasts out and shred; return back to slow cooker. Stir in sour cream and heat just until everything is combined.

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17 comments:

  1. This sounds so good, and easy too!!

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  2. Sounds YUMMY!!!! I might try this today!!!!

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  3. This sounds good! I will have to give it a try! tfs

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  4. Mmmm mmm, yummy and easy. My kind of meal!

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  5. Just came across your blog. I love it. I hope that all is well.
    Nancy in MA

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  6. Just came across your blog. I love it. I hope that all is well.
    Nancy in MA

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  7. Yum! That sounds fab. Perfect comfort food in the winter. :)

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  8. Thanks for sharing!
    I love crock pot meals and this looks like a good one.
    Pinning :)

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  9. That does sound good! I love my Crock Pots...I have 5 of them. :)

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  10. Starting to cook this now,just not sure when to add the cheese and scallions. I put in the beans with everything else and just turned it on.... Thinking that maybe the last two go in once you add the sour cream.

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  11. Thank you for the recipe! I can't wait to try it AND the homemade taco seasoning.

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