Dinner Made Easy: Slow Cooker Chicken & Quinoa Tacos

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Slow Cooker Chicken & Quinoa Tacos

Difficulty: Medium  |  Time to Prepare: 360 minutes  |  Feeds: 8

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Ingredients:

  • 1 Bag (10 oz.) Path of Life All Natural Southwest Quinoa, cooked according to package directions
  • 1 Pound Boneless, Skinless Chicken Thighs
  • 1 Jar (16 oz.) Red Salsa, divided
  • 8 Hard Taco Shells, prepared according to package directions
  • Shredded Cheese (optional)
  • Avocado, diced (optional)

Instructions:

1. Combine chicken and half of the salsa in a slow cooker.

Slow Cooker Chicken & Quinoa Tacos: Step 1

2. Cook on LOW heat for 6-8 hours or on HIGH heat for 4-6 hours.

3. Transfer cooked chicken to a mixing bowl and shred with two forks.

Slow Cooker Chicken & Quinoa Tacos: Step 2

4. Stir Southwest Quinoa into chicken mixture.

Slow Cooker Chicken & Quinoa Tacos: Step 3

5. Fill taco shells with chicken mixture (about 1/3 cup each). Serve with salsa.  Garnish with cheese and diced avocado, if desired.

Slow Cooker Chicken & Quinoa Tacos: Step 4


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