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Crock pot Chipotle Chicken Recipe

Fresh lime, adobe sauce and chipotle peppers combine for a flavor packed Crock Pot Chipotle Chicken Recipe. This recipe is simple yet delicious!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time6 hrs
Total Time6 hrs 15 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: Crock pot Chipotle Chicken Recipe
Servings: 6
Calories: 134kcal
Author: Eating on a Dime


  • 1/2 white onion
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 1 tablespoon adobo sauce from small can of chipotle peppers
  • 1 chipotle peppers from small can of chipotle peppers
  • 1 tablespoon ancho chili powder
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons cumin
  • 2 teaspoons dried oregoano
  • 3 boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 fresh lime


  • Combine everything but the chicken in a food processor or blender. Blend until smooth.
  • Place the chicken in the slow cooker. I used a 6 quart crock pot.
  • Spread the sauce over the chicken.
  • Cook on low for 6-8 hours or until chicken is tender.
  • Slice squeeze one fresh lime over the top. Serve over rice or as is.


Calories: 134kcal | Carbohydrates: 5g | Protein: 13g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 36mg | Sodium: 606mg | Potassium: 280mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 430IU | Vitamin C: 4.8mg | Calcium: 34mg | Iron: 1.3mg