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Crock Pot Zesty Shredded Chicken

This easy chicken recipe will become your go to shredded chicken recipe!

Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword Shredded Chicken
Cook Time 6 hours
Servings 6 people
Author Amanda @ Old House to New Home


  • 3 lbs boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 bottle zesty Italian dressing
  • 1 packet dry ranch seasoning
  • 2 tsp garlic powder
  • 2 tsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1 cup water or chicken broth


  1. Add all ingredients to slow cooker and put on the lid.

  2. Cook 6 hours on low, or until chicken shreds easily. Shred chicken and switch slow cooker to keep warm.

  3. Let chicken soak in the juices for one hour before serving.

  4. Serve on a bun, as a taco, or on a salad.