Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos Recipe

Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos Recipe | DIY Joy Projects and Crafts Ideas

Image credits: The Magical Slow Cooker via YouTube


These slow cooker chicken tacos from The Magical Slow Cooker on YouTube are incredibly versatile. You can customize the spice level to suit your taste, add different vegetables for extra nutrition, or experiment with various toppings to keep things interesting. The chicken absorbs the spices and seasonings, resulting in a rich, savory taste that’s hard to achieve with quicker cooking methods. Each bite of these tacos is infused with the layers of flavors of the ingredients, making for an incredibly satisfying meal.


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Whether you’re feeding a hungry family, hosting a casual dinner party, or preparing meals for the week, slow cooker chicken tacos are a crowd-pleaser. They bring people together around the table, offering a fun and interactive dining experience as everyone builds their own tacos. Learn how to make this fantastic dish today by watching the video below for the step by step instructions.


  • 1 1/2 lb boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 tbsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp ground cumin
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1/2 tsp dried oregano
  • 1/2 tsp onion powder
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp ground pepper
  • 14 oz diced tomatoes
  • 4 oz chopped green chiles
  • 1 small onion, finely chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • juice of a lime


Step 1

Place the chicken breasts in the slow cooker along with 1 tbsp chili powder, 1/2 tsp garlic powder, 1/2 tsp onion powder, 1 tsp ground cumin, 1 tsp paprika, 1/2 tsp dried oregano, 1 tsp salt, 1/4 tsp ground pepper, finely chopped onion, diced tomatoes, green chiles, minced garlic, and lime juice.

Adding the chicken breast to the slow cooker to make the tacos
Image credits: The Magical Slow Cooker via YouTube

Step 2

Cover the slow cooker with its lid, set it on low, and cook for six to eight hours until the chicken is tender and easy to shred with a fork. Once done, shred the chicken,  and then mix it with the sauce. Serve in tortilla wraps. Enjoy!

Shredding the chicken to make the tacos
Image credits: The Magical Slow Cooker via YouTube

Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos Recipe

Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos Recipe

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