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Slow Cooker Tacos for Easy Entertaining

Course Main Course
Cuisine Mexican
Keyword slow cooker, tacos
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 6 hours
Total Time 6 hours


Slow Cooker Chicken

  • 3 large boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 3/4 c. orange juice
  • juice of 1 lime
  • 4 cloves garlic
  • 1/2 packet of taco seasoning I use chicken taco seasoning
  • 1/4 c. water

Mango Slaw

  • 1 bag Trader Joe's Organic Shredded Red & Green Cabbage with Shredded Carrots or other slaw mix
  • 1/2 c. Trader Joe's Sweet & Spicy Mango Vinaigrette Dressing or similar dressing


  • fresh cilantro
  • sour cream
  • cotija cheese
  • sliced limes
  • 4-6 corn tortillas


  1. Add chicken, seasoning, garlic, juices and water to the slow cooker. Cook on low for 6 hours.
  2. While chicken is cooking, mix together the slaw mix and dressing. Place in refrigerator until chicken is finished cooking.