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Slow Cooker Cilantro-Lime Shredded Chicken

Ingredients

  • 1 Tbsp olive oil ($.05)
  • 3 limes, juiced ($1)
  • 1 onion, chopped ($.20)
  • 1 lb. chicken breast ($1.99)
  • 1 lb. chicken thighs ($1.99)
  • Couple garlic cloves, crushed ($.15)
  • 1/2 bunch cilantro ($.15)
  • 1/2 tsp ground cumin ($.03)
  • Salt and pepper

Instructions

  • Put all the ingredients in the slow cooker. Cook on low for 8 hours.
  • Once cooking is complete, use 2 forks to pull the chicken apart. Pull out any long cilantro stems, if necessary.
  • Serve Cilantro-Lime Shredded Chicken in favorite chicken recipes.
  • (Portion out chicken into meal size portions and place in plastic freezer baggies and freeze for future use.)