Easy Chicken Taco Filling

Easy Chicken Taco Filling


"A fast easy way to prepare chicken for tacos! Great if you fry the tacos too!"


30 m servings 70 cals
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Original recipe yields 4 servings



  • Calories:
  • 70 kcal
  • 3%
  • Fat:
  • 0.8 g
  • 1%
  • Carbs:
  • 1.1g
  • < 1%
  • Protein:
  • 13.8 g
  • 28%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 34 mg
  • 11%
  • Sodium:
  • 39 mg
  • 2%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Saute onion and bell pepper in a medium skillet until soft.
  2. Place chicken breasts on top of saute mixture and spray with cooking spray.
  3. Fry chicken with saute mixture until browned and cooked through, cutting or shredding chicken while it cooks.
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  1. 14 Ratings


I give it one star because my family ate it, but otherwise it was a disaster! The poor little veggies had practically burned away to nothing while the chicken was still half raw in the middle. I...

I think you have to cook the chicken first then shred it as the vegetables sauté. This needs seasonings such as cumin, garlic, chili powder, etc.

This recipe was very easy and fast. My kids loved it. We served it in flour tortillas with mushrooms, cheese, and tomatoes. I used some legs and thighs instead of breasts, it is much cheaper....

This recipe left like it is gets a low rating, because bland. I used leftover chicken I had from the baked crockpot chicken, I shredded, added fresh chopped cilantro, 1 tsp. cumin, 1 tsp. chili...

I agree this filling could use some more flavoring and I used a hand blender/food processor to really mince the chicken but it was darn good, I'll probably add many more spices next run through.

This recipe, as written, both ingredients and directions, is a 1.5 to 2 stars, at best. I read it, read it again, and made a Scooby Doo "baroooo??" noise. I equated this recipe to somebody telli...

This recipe is a starter. You must add seasoning and spices to make it a "taco", otherwise it just cooked chicken and veggies. Definitely needs taco seasoning, or cumin, garlic, paprika and som...

I liked that the "basics" where there and it was easy but it needed Zing!!! I added in medium salsa, Banana Peppers and that gave it a lift that I was thinking of when I hear the word "taco"

It wasn't awful, but I needed to add seasonings to make the tacos flavorful. This is an OK base but not a complete recipe.