Slow Cooker Southwest Chicken Stew

Total Time
6hrs 5mins
5 mins
6 hrs

This is a hearty, easy and very filling meal that my family loves. It can be adjusted for a thicker stew that my husband likes served over rice, or chicken broth can be added for more of a soup.

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  1. Combine all ingredients except chicken and broth (if using) in slow cooker.
  2. Lay chicken on top and cover.
  3. Cook on low for 6-8 hours or on high 3-4 hours.
  4. Before serving remove and shred chicken. Chicken broth can be added at this point if a thinner consistency is desired.
  5. Cook 30 minutes longer on low.
  6. Can be served with rice, cheese, sour cream, tortilla chips.