The helpful husband insisted on making fried flour tortillas to go with this, and I must say they put the dish over the top. Simply heavenly … and did I mention this dish is extraordinarily healthy? I’ll repeat – heavenly!
Crock Pot Santa Fe Chicken
Courtesy of skinnytaste.com
24 oz (1½) lbs chicken breasts
14.4 oz can diced tomatoes with mild green chilies
15 oz can black beans
8 oz frozen corn
¼ cup chopped fresh cilantro
14.4 oz can fat-free chicken broth
3 scallions, chopped
1 tsp garlic powder
1 tsp onion powder
1 tsp cumin
1 tsp cayenne pepper (to taste)
Salt to taste
Combine chicken broth, beans, corn, tomatoes, cilantro, scallions, garlic powder, onion powder, cumin, cayenne pepper and salt in the crock pot. Season chicken breasts with salt and lay on top.
Cook on low for 10 hours or on high for 6 hours. Half hour before serving, remove chicken and shred. Return chicken to slow cooker and stir in. Adjust salt and seasoning to taste. Serve over rice or tortillas and your favorite toppings.
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