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Break out the slow cooker and make Taco Night an easy night. Succulent shredded chicken and a homemade slaw bring these skinny tortillas to life.

This recipe is part of our Slow Cooker Classics recipe special.

Recipe Ingredients

For the Filling:
3 (1 1/2 lbs) skinless chicken breast
salt and black pepper, to taste
10 oz can mild or spicy diced tomatoes with chile


For the Slaw:

3/4 cup shredded white cabbage
3/4 cup shredded carrots
2 tbsp Smart Balance® Cooking Oil
1 tbsp lime juice, or more to taste
salt and black pepper, to taste


For the Taco:

12 yellow corn tortillas
1 medium avocado, diced

Recipe Steps

Season chicken with salt and pepper and place in the bottom of the slow cooker. Cover with diced tomatoes, cover and cook HIGH 2 hours.

In a medium bowl combine shredded cabbage and carrots with oil and lime juice; season with salt and pepper.

Remove chicken from the slow cooker and shred with two forks.

To serve, warm the tortillas. Top each with 1/4 cup shredded chicken, cabbage/carrot slaw and diced avocado on top.

Nutrition Facts

Makes 6 servings. 2 tacos per serving.


Nutrition Per Serving:
Calories 302
Fat 13g
Saturated Fat 2g
Trans Fatty Acid 0g
Poly Fat 3g
Mono Fat 7g
Cholesterol 73mg
Sodium 380mg
Carbohydrates 20g
Dietary Fiber 5g
Total Sugars 1g
Protein 27g