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Root Beer Slow-Cooker Chicken

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  • 5 min prep time
  • 2 hr 30 min total time
  • 4 ingredients
  • 8 servings
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We can’t get enough of this saucy, three-ingredient chicken. Try it for game day, holidays or pretty much any day that ends in “y.”

Nicole Nared Nicole Nared
September 20, 2016

Ingredients

2 1/2
lb boneless skinless chicken breast
Salt and pepper
1 1/2
cups barbecue sauce
1
cup root beer

Steps

  • 1 Spray slow cooker with cooking spray.
  • 2 Season chicken breasts on both sides with salt and pepper, and place inside slow cooker. Pour in barbecue sauce and root beer; spread around. Cover and cook on High heat setting 2 hours.
  • 3 Remove chicken from slow cooker, and use two forks to shred. Place chicken back in slow cooker on Warm heat setting; simmer 30 minutes. Serve on burger buns, as desired.
  • 1 Spray slow cooker with cooking spray.
  • 2 Season chicken breasts on both sides with salt and pepper, and place inside slow cooker. Pour in barbecue sauce and root beer; spread around. Cover and cook on High heat setting 2 hours.
  • 3 Remove chicken from slow cooker, and use two forks to shred. Place chicken back in slow cooker on Warm heat setting; simmer 30 minutes. Serve on burger buns, as desired.

Expert Tips

For more flavor, add shredded cheese on top of your sandwiches.

Choose your favorite barbecue sauce for desired flavor.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
275.9
% Daily Value
Total Fat
4.1g
6%
Saturated Fat
0.8g
4%
Cholesterol
103.5mg
34%
Sodium
909.3mg
38%
Total Carbohydrate
25.4g
8%
Dietary Fiber
0.6g
2%
Sugars
21.1g
Protein
32.4g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin C
0.50%
0%
Calcium
2.80%
3%
Iron
5.10%
5%
Exchanges:
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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