Slow Cooker Cilantro Lime Chicken - Real Meal Plans

Slow Cooker Cilantro Lime Chicken

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Slow Cooker Cilantro Lime Chicken

Course Dinner, Lunch, Main Dish
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 6 hours
Total Time 6 hours 10 minutes
Servings 4 people
Calories 299 kcal


  • 6 tbsp fresh cilantro chopped
  • 16 oz salsa
  • 1 tbsp cumin
  • 2 tbsp lime juice
  • 2 lb boneless skinless chicken breasts halves


  1. Place the salsa, cumin, lime juice, and cilantro in bottom of slow cooker. Stir to combine.
  2. Add the chicken breasts to slow cooker. Stir to completely cover chicken with salsa mixture.
  3. Place lid on slow cooker and set to low. Cook for 6 to 8 hours or until chicken is cooked through and shreds easily using 2 forks.
  4. In the slow cooker, shred chicken into bite-size pieces. Stir to combine with salsa.
  5. Turn off slow cooker and let cool for several minutes. Serve with your favorite side dish.
Nutrition Facts
Slow Cooker Cilantro Lime Chicken
Amount Per Serving
Calories 299 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 6g 9%
Saturated Fat 1g 5%
Cholesterol 145mg 48%
Sodium 1065mg 44%
Potassium 1189mg 34%
Total Carbohydrates 8g 3%
Dietary Fiber 2g 8%
Sugars 4g
Protein 50g 100%
Vitamin A 13.4%
Vitamin C 8.6%
Calcium 5.9%
Iron 12.7%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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