Slow Cooker Ranch Chicken Tacos
Yield: 4 servings
Active Time: 10 minutes
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 8 hours in slow cooker
Next level flavor in this shredded chicken - as it soaks and cooks in taco seasoning and Ranch dressing mix all day in the slow cooker. Fantabulous tacos await your next Taco Tuesday dinner!

Ingredients for Single Meal

  • 4 - small boneless chicken breasts
  • 1/2 - cup(s) chicken stock
  • 1 - packet(s) ranch dressing mix
  • 1 - packet(s) taco seasoning
  • - Salt and pepper
  • 8 - flour tortillas**
  • Garnish: - coleslaw**
  • Garnish: - Ranch salad dressing**
  • Side: - salad**
  • 1 - gallon-size freezer baggie(s)
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Cooking Directions for Single Meal

  1. Place the chicken breasts in the base of the slow cooker. Season with salt and pepper.
  2. In a small mixing bowl, whisk the chicken stock and Ranch dressing mix together and pour over the chicken. Sprinkle the taco seasoning on top.
  3. Set on low and cook for 8 hours. Once cooked, strain off excess liquid and shred the chicken into the sauce. Season with salt and pepper as needed. Assemble tacos with shredded chicken, coleslaw and Ranch dressing into tortillas.
  4. Prepare the salad.
  5. Serve Slow Cooker Ranch Chicken Tacos with coleslaw garnish and side salad.

Freezeasy Meal Prep Directions

    To each gallon-size plastic freezer baggie, add the following ingredients:

    • 4 boneless chicken breasts
    • 1/2 cup chicken stock
    • 1 packet Ranch dressing mix
    • 1 packet taco seasoning
    • Salt and pepper

    Remove as much air as possible and seal. Add label to baggie and freeze.

    Freeze & Thaw Instructions

    Put baggie in the freezer and freeze up to 6 months in fridge freezer or 12 months in a deep freezer. Thaw in the fridge overnight, or a warm bowl of water for about 20 minutes, before transferring to the slow cooker and cooking on low for 8 hours.

    Dairy-Free Modifications

    Recipe is dairy-free when made with dairy-free Ranch dressing and mix.

    Gluten-Free Modifications

    Recipe is gluten-free if made with gluten-free Ranch and taco seasonings.

    Printable Label Recipe Title

    Slow Cooker Ranch Chicken Tacos

    Printable Label Instructions

    Thaw and slow cook on low for 8 hours. Strain liquid and shred chicken. Assemble tacos with chicken, Cole slaw and Ranch dressing in tortillas.
    Serve with salad.

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