Slow Cooker Shredded Chicken

crock pot shredded chicken

All you have to do to get the best slow cooker shredded chicken is to prepare your chicken however you choose to; cutting off fat edges, rinsing, seasoning, etc. Put about 4 teaspoons of olive oil in the bottom of your slow cooker and add the chicken. Let it cook on high for about 2 hours then mix it up and add 1 cup of water for steam. Also include salt, pepper, and any seasonings you wish to include. Let the chicken slow cook for about 1 – 2 more hours until it’s all white and there is no pink. If it doesn’t shred as easily as desired for you, let it cook another hour.

Slow cooker shredded chicken is good for a variety of things, especially recipes for the 21 day fix clean eating plan. You can add your slow cooker shredded chicken to:

Salads
Wraps
Bagels
Rice
Vegetables
Pasta
Beans
Potatoes
English Muffins
Breads

If you can eat cheese, a small handful of shreds goes a long way to top things off and can sometimes bring a picky eater to the table!