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Slow Cooker Shredded Chicken

Easy Slow Cooker Shredded Chicken is only 5 ingredients and can be used in nearly any recipe.
Course: Main
Author: Kristi


  • 6 boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 2 teaspoons garlic powder
  • 2 teaspoons black pepper
  • 1/2 cup chicken broth


  • Place chicken breasts in a slow cooker and set on low heat for 8 hours.
  • Pour chicken broth over the top of the chicken breasts and season with salt, garlic powder and black pepper. Cook (covered) on low heat for 8 hours.
  • Remove chicken breasts and shred.
  • *see notes*


*You can shred either by using two forks and shredding the chicken by hand OR you can place chicken in your Kitchenaide mixer and use the paddle attachment and it will shred your chicken beautifully!