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Recipe for Chicken Ranch Tacos.

Chicken Ranch Tacos

These crockpot chicken ranch tacos will take your taco night to a whole new level.  My kids gobble these up every time I make them.  The mixture of creamy ranch chicken right out of the crockpot topped with delicious taco toppings, will make you smile. 
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  • 2 lbs chicken breast boneless skinless
  • 1 packet Hidden Valley Ranch seasoning or two tbsp homemade ranch seasoning, 1/2 tsp reserved
  • 1/2 cup chicken broth
  • 8 oz cream cheese softened
  • Taco Shells of your choice

Topping Options

  • cheese shredded
  • lettuce shredded
  • avocado diced
  • pico de gallo
  • salsa
  • sour cream
  • black olives
  • guacamole
  • corn
  • tomatoes diced
  • black beans


  • Pour the chicken broth into the crock pot. Lay the chicken breast on top, then top with the ranch seasoning.  Cover and cook on high for 2.5 hours.
  • At the end of the cook time, remove the chicken and shred it.  Drain the broth, reserving 1/4 cup of the broth.
  • Place the shredded chicken, the reserved ranch seasoning and broth, and cream cheese back into the crock pot and stir until everything is evenly combined.
  • Place chicken in taco shell, and add toppings as desired. Enjoy!

Recipe Notes:

  • This recipe can be doubled.  Cooking time may increase.
  • To store leftovers, put in an airtight container and :
    • Refrigerate for up to 3-4 days
    • Freeze for up to a month
  • Dietary Considerations:
    • If you are gluten free, use homemade ranch seasoning and ensure the chicken broth you choose is gluten free.
    • This can be a low carb meal by using a lettuce leaf instead of a taco shell
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Nutrition Information:

Serving: 5ozCalories: 227kcal (11%)Carbohydrates: 4g (1%)Protein: 24g (48%)Fat: 13g (20%)Saturated Fat: 6g (38%)Polyunsaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 88mg (29%)Sodium: 743mg (32%)Fiber: 1g (4%)Sugar: 1g (1%)

(Nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.)