Slow Cooker Santa Fe Chicken made with corn, black beans, tomatoes and seasonings has been one of the most popular recipes on Skinnytase since I started this little blog. It’s the perfect dump and go slow cooker recipe – no pre-cooking, and made with pantry staples. It’s also healthy, inexpensive and can be enjoyed so many ways. Instant Pot directions are now included!
- 24 oz 1 1/2 lbs chicken breast
- 14.4 oz can diced tomatoes with mild green chilies
- 15 oz can black beans, rinsed and drained
- 8 oz frozen corn
- 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
- 14.4 oz can fat free chicken broth
- 3 scallions, chopped
- 1 tsp garlic powder
- 1 tsp onion powder
- 1 tsp cumin
- 1 tsp cayenne pepper, to taste
- salt to taste
Combine chicken broth, beans (drained), corn, tomatoes, cilantro, scallions, garlic powder, onion powder, cumin, cayenne pepper and salt in the crock pot.
Season chicken breast with salt and lay on top.
Cook on low for 8 – 10 hours or on high for 4 to 6 hours.
Thirty minutes before serving, remove chicken and shred.
Return chicken to slow cooker and stir in. Adjust salt and seasoning to taste.
Serve over rice or tortillas and with your favorite toppings.
Cook high pressure 25 minutes, quick or natural release.