The Pioneer Woman Tasty Kitchen
Avatar Image

Spicy Shredded Chicken

0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep:

Cook:

Level: Easy

System:

10

Description

Tender, moist and flavorful chicken for your favorite Mexican dishes.

Ingredients

  • 1 whole Roasting Chicken (8-10 Pound Size), Cleaned, Giblets Removed
  • 1 Tablespoon Garlic Powder
  • 2 teaspoons Kosher Salt
  • Fresh Ground Black Pepper To Taste
  • 2 whole Large Sweet Onions, Sliced
  • 1 whole Anaheim Pepper, Stem And Seeds Removed Then Diced (or More To Taste)
  • 6 cloves Garlic, Minced
  • 2 Tablespoons Olive Oil

Preparation

Preheat oven to 350ºF.

Place the bird in a large roasting pan.

In a small mixing bowl, combine garlic powder, salt and black pepper. Massage the mixture all over the bird (even the underside).

Place onions, peppers and minced garlic cloves on top of the bird. Be sure to stuff some of the veggies into the chicken cavity too.

Drizzle olive oil over top. Cover with tin foil and roast for 40 minutes. After 40 minutes, remove tin foil and finish cooking until the internal temp of the breast meat is 165ºF and the juices run clear.

Remove chicken from the oven. Allow the chicken to sit for a half of an hour and then shred with two forks, discarding the bones, etc. Put the meat into a bowl. Be sure to pick up all of the bits of veggies off of the bottom of the pan and from the cavity and toss them into your shredded meat. It will add lots of flavor.

Use in tacos or your favorite Mexican recipes.

2 Comments

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Avatar of strandjss

strandjss on 3.21.2013

How in the world do you eat this? Oh, I know – very carefully…..

Avatar of Dax Phillips

Dax Phillips on 3.21.2013

That looks like a mouthful, and delicious to boot!

No Reviews

You must be logged in to post a review.

Related Recipes

Honey Mustard Slaw Dog
Avatar Image by Nancy @ Coupon Clipping Cook in Main Courses
Dogs packed with slaw, topped with crunch, on a soft pretzel...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 3 Level: Easy


Peanut Butter and Apple Sandwich
Avatar Image by Jen @ Peanut Butter and Peppers in Main Courses
A whole wheat grilled sandwich made with peanut butter, apple butter...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 1 Level: Easy


Spiced Orange Juice Chicken
Avatar Image by Sally Sparrow in Main Courses
A sweet and spicy orange sauce over baked chicken breasts. The...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 6 Level: Easy


Shrimp BLT Sandwich
Avatar Image by Carolina HeartStrings in Main Courses
I rarely calorie splurge on croissants but I do so love...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 4 Level: Easy


Easy Cheesy Chili Mac
Avatar Image by Maebells in Main Courses
A one-dish thirty-minute meal loaded with chili flavor, and the comfort...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 6 Level: Easy