Slow Cooker Tequila Chicken

Tequila Chicken

5 lbs skinless boneless chicken breasts
2 large onions, chopped
2 large bell peppers, chopped

For juice:
Lime zest
4 limes
2 oz Tequila
1/2 cup water
1TBSP sea salt
1/2 TBSP coarsely ground black pepper
Pinch of ground cayenne to taste

Put chicken breasts into crock pot frozen. Cover with onions and peppers.
To make juice:
Zest two of the limes into bowl. Set limes aside for juicing. Juice all four limes – keeping even the pulp. Mix lime zest and juice with other ingredients and whisk together.
Pour over ingredients in crock pot.
Set crock pot to low for 8 hours.
Stir to shred the chicken
Serve with tortillas or over brown rice.

Makes 12 servings

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2 Responses to Slow Cooker Tequila Chicken

  1. Jane Page says:

    This recipe sounds AMAZING. Thanks for your website!

  2. Tracy Brown says:

    Diana- I made this yesterday- I added instant brown rice with some chicken broth for the last hour or so, ( going for the one dish dinner) and after we all walked in after soccer practice- dinner was ready…The whole house smelled good! Served with blue corn chips with flax seeds…delicious! Everyone loved it. Thanks!

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