Slow Cooker Barbecue Pulled Chicken

Slow Cooker Barbecue Pulled Chicken

This recipe for Barbecued Pulled Chicken is as Easy as 1, 2, 3. ย Using the slow cooker method seals in moisture, making this one tasty SkinnyLicious sandwich.

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Slow Cooker Barbecue Pulled Chicken

Slow Cooker Barbecue Pulled Chicken

Servings: 8 | Serving size: 3/4 cup | Calories: 237 | Total Fat: 4 g | Saturated Fats: 1 g | Trans Fats: 0 g | Cholesterol: 83 mg | Sodium: 189 mg | Carbohydrates: 27 g | Dietary fiber: 0 g | Sugars: 17 g | Protein: 24 g | SmartPoints: 7 |

Ingredients

  • 1.5 pounds chicken breast filets, (about 2 filets) skinless
  • 1.5 pounds chicken thighs (about 4 thighs), boneless, skinless
  • 2 cups chicken broth, fat free, low sodium
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • Kosher or sea salt to taste
  • 1 (18 ounce) jar barbecue sauce, (check out our recipe for Barbecue Sauce)

Directions

Add chicken to the slow cooker, sprinkle on black pepper and pour broth over chicken. Cover and cook on high 4 hours, or low 6 hours, until chicken shreds easily.

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Remove chicken, place in a roaster pan and shred. Add 1/4 cup of the chicken broth from slow cooker and pour barbecue sauce over chicken, coat well. Cover and heat 15-20 minutes. Serve on your favorite wheat bun or roll.

Note: All chicken breasts or thighs can be used in place of half of each.

The nutritional data includes one bun.

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41 Comments on "Slow Cooker Barbecue Pulled Chicken"

  1. Cyndi Renee Rushing  July 26, 2012

    This is THE BEST bbq chicken I have ever tasted!  And best of all, I dont feel guilty when I eat it, especially on whole wheat buns!

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  2. Megwhite78  July 26, 2012

    Yummy!

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  3. Ricktan97  July 26, 2012

    This is my new favorite recipe!!! SO good!!

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  4. Shannon Reed Ray  July 26, 2012

    have done this before too!!  Love it!

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  5. Carol  July 26, 2012

    I'll take pulled chicken over pulled pork anyday.  This is wonderful!

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  6. Wilkinsonfamily5  July 26, 2012

    my kids will love this one

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  7. Beasleygirl  July 26, 2012

    This recipe is what we r making next week for our friends when they come over. They will love it! 3 of my best friends are also healthy eaters, so they'll be thrilled!

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  8. Mbkinser  July 26, 2012

    So easy & Tasty. I usually have the ingredients on hand so it's a snap to fix.

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  9. Elisabeth Blue  July 26, 2012

    Favorite recipe so far ๐Ÿ™‚ made it the other night!

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  10. Jaci Eiquihua  July 26, 2012

    Made it on Sunday… and leftovers for lunches

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  11. Twinzmommy  July 26, 2012

    I can't wait to try this one!

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  12. Knausner  July 26, 2012

    Appreciate that the menu items are simple and minimal. Can't wait to try this one soon! ๐Ÿ™‚

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  13. Michelle Diogo11  July 26, 2012

    Started a diet 1 week ago and enjoy all of your food. I have thyroid problems had a baby and need to lose some excess weight.

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  14. Jules  July 26, 2012

    A favorite weeknight supper

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  15. Jenngrogan  July 26, 2012

    I love this recipe! I bring it to cookouts all the time!

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  16. Kpritchard1978  July 26, 2012

    Yum!! I love BBQ chicken!

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  17. sbar  July 26, 2012

    Can't wait to try this. Simple and great for a busy weeknight.

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  18. Mersplace  July 26, 2012

    Why cant i read these recipes, what am i doing wrong

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  19. Shannon Reed Ray  July 26, 2012

    have done this before too!!ย  Love it!

    Reply
  20. Carol  July 26, 2012

    I’ll take pulled chicken over pulled pork anyday.ย  This is wonderful!

    Reply
  21. Wilkinsonfamily5  July 26, 2012

    my kids will love this one

    Reply
  22. Beasleygirl  July 26, 2012

    This recipe is what we r making next week for our friends when they come over. They will love it! 3 of my best friends are also healthy eaters, so they’ll be thrilled!

    Reply
  23. Mbkinser  July 26, 2012

    So easy & Tasty. I usually have the ingredients on hand so it’s a snap to fix.

    Reply
  24. Elisabeth Blue  July 26, 2012

    Favorite recipe so far ๐Ÿ™‚ made it the other night!

    Reply
  25. Jaci Eiquihua  July 26, 2012

    Made it on Sunday… and leftovers for lunches

    Reply
  26. Twinzmommy  July 26, 2012

    I can’t wait to try this one!

    Reply
  27. Starflower102  July 26, 2012

    Love this recipe ๐Ÿ™‚ was hungry for pulled pork but trying not to eat it so this worked out great.

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  28. Jacqueline  July 27, 2012

    How many servings does this make?

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  29. Pampereddawn  July 27, 2012

    So easy and my whole family loved it!

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    • Skinny Ms.  July 27, 2012

      Pampereddawn, YEAH!!! We just finished our leftovers today.

      Reply
  30. Lldeiparine  August 10, 2012

    This is my families new favorite meal. Very easy to prepare

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  31. Danielle  August 12, 2012

    I made this for a food day at work this week and everyone loved it! They were all asking how it was made. Super easy recipe and taste so good!

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  32. Sue  August 12, 2012

    Surely a dinner my whole family enjoys!

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  33. Cori  August 23, 2012

    This is the first recipe I have tried from this website.. and I am SO glad I picked this! So easy to cook and to quote my husband, "better than restaurant quality"! That is saying a lot since he pretty much searches for new bbq places to eat at everywhere we go! SO DELICIOUS! Thank you!

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  34. Tammy Tidwell Jones  August 28, 2012

    This recipe is another keeper. My whole family loved it ๐Ÿ™‚

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  35. Nancy Ramirez  December 1, 2012

    This is my fav. receipe. When I make this not only does my family enjoy it but there is enough for tomorrows lunch ๐Ÿ™‚

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  36. Lisa  March 18, 2013

    Holy cow! (Or, er, chicken…) This is amazing! Easy to whip up at the beginning of the week and have on hand for busy days when I'm too tired to cook. Definite thumbs up!

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  37. Danelle  October 13, 2015

    does the nutrition information include it on a whole wheat bun?

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    • SkinnyMs  October 14, 2015

      Yes, it does!

      Reply

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