Easy Slow Cooker Chili-Lime Mexican Shredded Beef

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6Ingredients
8Hours
850Calories

Ingredients

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  • 3 pounds beef chuck roast
  • 4 cups lemon-lime soda
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 3 cloves garlic (crushed)
  • 2 limes (juiced)
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    NutritionView More

    850Calories
    Sodium34% DV810mg
    Fat94% DV61g
    Protein127% DV65g
    Carbs2% DV7g
    Fiber8% DV2g
    Calories850Calories from Fat550
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat61g94%
    Saturated Fat24g120%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol225mg75%
    Sodium810mg34%
    Potassium1060mg30%
    Protein65g127%
    Calories from Fat550
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate7g2%
    Dietary Fiber2g8%
    Sugars1g2%
    Vitamin A4%
    Vitamin C30%
    Calcium8%
    Iron40%

    * 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(56)

    Ceadesteapta 5 days ago
    this recipe is delicious
    Nicolay 16 days ago
    I tried this with extra seasoning since it just didn't seem to be enough spices for three pounds of beef. Mine came out bland and dry.
    Alexandru Chis 2 months ago
    This recipe was awesome
    Brett Marsh 5 months ago
    Nice flavor. Combined with rotel and black beans and ate nacho style with some chipolte gouda.
    Tony K. 7 months ago
    Turned out as instructed, Don’t be concerned surplus liquids left over as doesn’t all get absorbed 👍
    We really liked it. We didn’t add enough lime at the end, will kick it up a notch next time. Used the meat for tacos and everyone (even my picky kids) ate it up!
    Kendrick 9 months ago
    Bland and dry. Had to spruce it up!! Not bad for beginners.
    Babybat H. 10 months ago
    Awful! Did not taste like anything but flat soda. Horrible dinner!
    Pamela Smith 10 months ago
    Bland, tasted more sweet. Tried adding salt after it was shredded. Weird tasting, nothing Mexican in it
    Sam 10 months ago
    I will definitely make this again!!
    Marie Provetto 10 months ago
    It was very bland, but it was super easy. I thought it seemed to easy and sure enough there was no real flavor other than beef. I will not be making this again
    O'Keefe a year ago
    This was super easy and tastey!!!
    Sherry a year ago
    I made this awhile back,making it again tonight. I used a deer roast both times. I tenderize the roast ,in a Hefty plastic bag, over nite. The next day I shake salt, garlic powder & chili powder all over the roast & let it set over night in same bag. The next day poured a Sprite in to the bag and let it set overnight. The next day cook it in crockpot. When done shredded the roast & pour the lime juice over it. Delicious ‼️ Served it with Pinto beans & Cilantro rice.
    Billy Biscuits a year ago
    Not bad but you need some salsa verde after for it as it can be quite dry
    eeyore2133 . a year ago
    First time making something like this. Tasted great!
    Grainger a year ago
    It’s okay. Using the meat for sandwiches, saucing it heavily for flavour. Acts as a vessel for sauce basically.
    Katlyn Savage a year ago
    Definitely will be making this again!
    djjfrjf a year ago
    this recipe is very good
    Guy a year ago
    For UK - I recommend Sprite as the lemon lime soda (full fat) as it works better and has a stronger flavour than 7up and actually adding 1.5x to double the amount of salt. Also really needed the lime juice at the end to give it the kick of citrus. Great in a wrap with some guacamole salad and chilli sauce.
    Kris S. a year ago
    Ok, not a lot of flavor
    Don a year ago
    It was good and made a great burrito with green verde sauce
    Aycock a year ago
    A hit with my whole family
    Michelle O. a year ago
    Easy recipe but I did have to add more flavor such as citrus fruit and spices. Good base to work off of.
    M a year ago
    It is pretty good. Meat is tender and juicy. A little bland but I added onion powder to the crock pot. And with lime juice and garlic chili sauce at the end made it tasty
    Emily C. 2 years ago
    Turned out pretty bland, but would be good with a good mix of things like a rice bowl, salad, or burrito.
    Heather Donatelli 2 years ago
    More of the same...wish there was more flavor. Maybe if the spices were added the last half hour.
    Tom Gepson 2 years ago
    I loved this! Instead of just putting everything in the crockpot, I seasoned the roast first and then browned it quickly. Then, put it in with garlic and soda.
    Jessy Banninga 2 years ago
    The recipe needed way more flavoring. It just ended up tasting like a bland and somewhat dry pot roast. After reading some comments, I have a good idea for how I might improve it if I make it again, though.
    Angie Villarreal 2 years ago
    This was a good way to make shredded beef on a busy day. But overall I felt the flavoring was plain. I was hoping for more taste. We ended up adding extra toppings and condiments for our own personal flavors and I wanted to meat to carry on it's own. It's not gross but lacked pizazz I guess
    Smyrna Roman 2 years ago
    I followed the recipe exactly and used Sierra Mist. It definitely had alot of watery juice after cooking but was very tasty. We squeezed extra lime after shredding it to keep it moist.

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