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Chicken Taco Lettuce Wraps

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8Ingredients
20Minutes
550Calories

Description

These chicken taco lettuce wraps are bursting with flavor and super easy to make. They’re delicious and nutritious too, and perfect for a light dinner…

Original recipe found here: http://www.somewhatsimple.com/chicken-taco-lettuce-wraps/

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Ingredients

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  • 3 pounds chicken breast (trimmed)
  • 1 onion (medium, cut in half and sliced thin)
  • 1 cup salsa
  • 2 teaspoons taco seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 head lettuce (fresh, I used butter lettuce)
  • 1 cup shredded cheese
  • taco toppings (additional, as desired, sour cream, tomatoes, olives, etc.)
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    Directions

    1. Spray a slow cooker with cooking spray. Add the chicken breast to the bottom of the slow cooker and sprinkle with the onions. Mix together the salsa, taco seasoning, and garlic powder, and pour the mixture over the chicken.
    2. Cover and cook on high for 2-3 hours, or on low for 4-6 hours. Remove the chicken from the slow cooker and shred with two forks, then return to the slow cooker and mix with the sauce.
    3. To serve, spoon the chicken mixture into each leaf of lettuce and sprinkle with cheese. Top with additional toppings as desired.

    NutritionView More

    550Calories
    Sodium43% DV1020mg
    Fat31% DV20g
    Protein159% DV81g
    Carbs3% DV10g
    Fiber12% DV3g
    Calories550Calories from Fat180
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat20g31%
    Saturated Fat9g45%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol245mg82%
    Sodium1020mg43%
    Potassium1700mg49%
    Protein81g159%
    Calories from Fat180
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate10g3%
    Dietary Fiber3g12%
    Sugars4g8%
    Vitamin A150%
    Vitamin C40%
    Calcium30%
    Iron8%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(1)

    Tanisha T. 2 years ago
    I love this recipe!!! This is a perfect meal especially since I'm trying to lose weight. My children even liked it!!

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