Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken

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Place chopped onion in slow cooker.


Add chicken breasts.

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Pour 1.5 cups of bbq sauce over chicken. (If you prefer my homemade version mix all ingredients in a bowl and stir. Use what is left over for serving).

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Cover and cook on low for 8-10 hours or on high for 4-5 hours.

Take chicken out and shred.

Place back into the slow cooker and mix well.

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Serve on buns, tortillas or on a salad.

Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken

Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken

Ingredients:

  • 1 medium yellow onion chopped
  • 6 boneless, skinless chicken breasts (about 3 lbs.)
  • 1.5 cups bbq sauce

Homemade bbq sauce:

  • 1 15 oz. can tomato sauce
  • 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 3/4 cup honey
  • 2 tbs. tomato paste
  • 1/4 cup molasses
  • 3 tbsp. Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 tsp. liquid smoke
  • 1 tsp. smoked paprika
  • 1 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp. freshly-ground black pepper
  • 1 tsp. salt

Directions:

  1. Place chopped onion in slow cooker.
  2. Add chicken breasts.
  3. Pour 1.5 cups of bbq sauce over chicken. (If you prefer my homemade version mix all ingredients in a bowl and stir. Use what is left over for serving).
  4. Cover and cook on low for 8-10 hours or on high for 4-5 hours.
  5. Take chicken out and shred.
  6. Place back into the slow cooker and mix well.
  7. Serve on buns, tortillas or on a salad.
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