This Slow Cooker Taco Meat is the easiest taco meat you’ll ever make. With just 4 ingredients and minimal effort comes together really quickly and the flavor is out of this world! I also love it on a salad or over nachos for dinner or a game day snack!
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Seriously. I’m not even joking or exaggerating when I say that. This is one of those unicorn recipes because you literally put some things into the slow cooker, cover it and turn it on. And then you walk away for a few hours. That’s it!
But the results. Oh my gosh, the results are so completely delicious, that you will make this over and over and over again. Seriously. We all know that slow cookers have these magical powers that some how transforms even the cheapest cuts of meat into perfectly tender and succulent dinners. Not to mention how incredible your house smells all day. Even J, picky-Mr-creature-of-habit decided the first time we tried these that he preferred this over our usual ground beef / taco seasoning packet taco meat.
I’ve made this with both chicken breasts and chuck roast and each time they were a hit. I’ll bet this recipe is also awesome with pork. I most frequently use chicken because that’s what we have on hand. I also like to take this chicken and put it over a salad with all of the taco fixings to make a delicious taco salad (great leftover lunch!). Use Slow Cooker Liners in your slow cooker and they make clean up so quick and easy. They are truly my favorite kitchen hack.
Here are some other great Cinco de Mayo Recipes:
- Super Easy Baked Breakfast Tostadas
- 30 Minute Turkey Chili
- 20 Minute Taco Pasta
- The Most Delicious Guacamole Ever
- Roasted Corn Salsa
- Sheet Pan Chicken Nachos
- Mexican Bean Salad
- Cilantro Cauliflower Rice
Yields 6-8 servings 5 minPrep Time 6 hrCook Time 6 hr, 5 Total Time Ingredients Instructions Notes Feel free to sub in whatever kind of meat you like!
Yields 6-8 servings
5 minPrep Time
6 hrCook Time
6 hr, 5 Total Time
Feel free to sub in whatever kind of meat you like!
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