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Healthy shredded chicken recipes

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Best Shredded Chicken Recipes

Shredded chicken is an indispensable ingredient for us at The Modern Proper. It’s easy to make a batch to have for recipes throughout the week. We’ve collected our best shredded chicken recipes here.

50+ Shredded Chicken Recipes

Here are 44 ways to use that leftover chicken with these EASY shredded chicken recipes. Ideas for dinners, quick lunches, appetizers, and more!

Skinny White Chicken Enchiladas

358 · 45 minutes · Flavorful chicken wrapped in whole grain tortillas and smothered in a creamy but healthy sauce that you'll adore!


  • 2 cups Chicken breast, cooked
  • 1/4 cup Cilantro
  • 4 oz Green chiles
Canned Goods
  • 2 cups Chicken broth, fat-free
  • 1/2 cup Salsa
Baking & Spices
  • 1/2 tsp Black pepper
  • 1 tsp Chili powder
  • 2 tbsp Flour
  • 1/2 tsp Sea salt
Nuts & Seeds
  • 1 tsp Cumin
Bread & Baked Goods
  • 8 Flour tortillas (6-inch, whole grain
  • 2 tbsp Butter
  • 1 1/2 cups Mexican style cheese, reduced-fat
  • 8 oz Sour cream
Creamy Chicken Enchilada Soup | Recipe in 2020 | Soup recipes, Chicken recipes, Healthy recipes

454 · 35 minutes · Thick, creamy, and easy to make. Loaded with chicken and your favorite Tex-Mex ingredients.


  • 2 cups Chicken, Cooked
  • 14 1/2 oz Black beans
  • 1 Carrot, Medium
  • 2 Celery stalks
  • 2 Garlic cloves
  • 14 1/2 oz Kidney beans, Red
  • 1 Onion, Medium
  • 1 tsp Oregano, Dried
  • 1 Red bell pepper, Large
  • 1 cup Sweet corn, Fresh or Frozen
  • 15 oz Tomatoes, fire-roasted
Canned Goods
  • 4 cups Chicken broth, Low Sodium
  • 1/4 cup Tomato paste
Baking & Spices
  • 1 tbsp Chili powder
  • 1 Salt and pepper
Nuts & Seeds
  • 1 1/2 tsp Cumin, Ground
  • 1 tbsp Butter or ghee
  • 1 cup Mexican shredded cheese blend
Jalapeño Buffalo Chicken Casserole: Whole30, Keto, Paleo, GF - Whole Kitchen Sink

This easy Whole30 jalapeño buffalo chicken casserole is simple to make and full of flavor. It’s also full of vegetables, making this a healthy weeknight dinner or meal... Read More

Creamy Chicken Stuffed Peppers

139 · If you are looking for a satisfying low carb meal, this is it. Halved bell peppers are stuffed with a delicious mixture of shredded chicken breast, cream cheese, cheddar cheese, scallions and salsa verde. Topped with more cheese and baked until tender, these stuffed peppers come together in no time at all. Use a rotisserie chicken as a shortcut, and there's barely any prep time for this recipe. Creamy, filling, healthy and delicious: creamy chicken stuffed peppers.


  • 4 cups Chicken breast, cooked
  • 3 Bell peppers
  • 1/2 tsp Onion powder
  • 2 Scallions
  • 1/2 cup Salsa verde
Baking & Spices
  • 1 tsp Paprika
  • 4 oz Cheddar cheese, reduced fat grated
  • 4 oz Cream cheese, reduced fat
Allow me to introduce you to your new best friend, slow cooker cilantro lime chicken. This right here is perfectly seasoned, perfectly juicy restaurant quality taco chicken. It takes 10 minutes to prep and requires just a handful of clean, whole food ingredients. This cilantro lime chicken recipe checks lots of healthy boxes like low carb, Whole30, keto, and gluten free, but it's also a totally kid friendly Mexican recipe, and a freezer stash win! #chicken #slowcooker

87 · Allow your crockpot to transform boring, and often dry, boneless skinless chicken breasts into an easy, healthy, and incredibly flavorful dinner. Slow Cooker Cilantro Lime Chicken cooks low and slow in a blend of spices for deeply infused flavor and incredibly tender meat. Stuff into tacos, serve in bowls, make burritos and salads...the possibilities are endless.


  • 2 lb Chicken breasts, boneless skinless
  • 1/2 cup Cilantro
  • 4 cloves Garlic
  • 1 Jalapeno
Canned Goods
  • 1/2 cup Chicken broth
  • 1/4 cup Lime juice
Baking & Spices
  • 1 tsp Kosher salt
  • 1 tsp Paprika
  • 1 tsp Pepper, ground
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1/4 cup Olive oil
Nuts & Seeds
  • 2 tsp Cumin

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