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Best Ever BBQ Pulled Chicken Slow Cooker Sandwich

You are going to love this tender, flavorful, and super easy to make pulled chicken slow cooker. WE love this bbq pulled chicken slow cooker as it is a dump it in the crock pot and forget it meal that is super yummy and great for company! This shredded chicken sandwich is perfect for a busy day or large gathering!

Best Ever BBQ Chicken Sandwiches - this super tender, flavorful and delicious chicken recipe is my go to for any large gathering or Sunday afternoon. It is so EASY and perfect every time. Just dump everything in your Crockpot or Instapot and your will have a yummy lunch or dinner recipe in not time.

Shredded chicken sandwich recipe

I love my crockpot! For busy Mom’s like me there is nothing like throwing everything in it and then at the end of the day (when I’m out of energy) dinner is ready. Love it! ¬†Here is one of my families favorite Crockpot Recipes, great for a busy day or for a big family gathering. This¬†shredded chicken sandwich is easy and so satisfying! We LOVE to make these¬†shredded chicken sandwich recipe for parties or when we are having a lot of company. And nothings says comfort food like¬†bbq pulled chicken slow cooker. Yum!¬† It is so easy to throw it all in the¬†Crockpot¬†and then 4-6 hours you have a delicious pull part beefy sandwich!

yummy, easy chicken recipe

Shredded chicken sandwiches

Put 2 pounds of cut, trimmed chicken breast in your crock pot (or instapot)

top with crushed tomatoes, garlic, onion, salt, pepper, and vinegar

Pulled chicken slow cooker

Top chicken with 28 oz can crushed tomatoes, 1/2 cup vinegar, 1 teaspoon salt, 1 large onion, chopped, 1/2 teaspoon pepper, bbq sauce, and 1 Tablespoon brown sugar (or sweetener of choice).

add cilantro

Shredded chicken sandwich ideas

Add 1/4 cup chopped cilantro if you like.

Other alternatives to make this dish special and unique are 1/2 cup crushed pineapple or 2 Tablespoons liquid smoke, or 2-3 chopped jalapenos.

Mouth watering bbq pulled chicken perfect for company or an easy dinner recipe

Shredded chicken sandwich recipes

Cook on high for 2-4 hours, low for 6-8 hours. Alternatively, put in your instapot for 20 minutes and let is depressurize naturally for 10 minutes.

Shred this super tender, fall apart chicken with forks.

quick, easy and delicious bbq chicken

Healthy shredded chicken sandwich recipes

Serve on a bun by itself or with coleslaw.

best sandwich recipe

Shredded chicken sandwich

This is the best sandwich recipe¬†you’ll taste. It is so flavorful, moist, and deliciously BBQ.

This is the best meal to fix and forget about for a party, company, or Sunday lunch.


homemade orange rolls Best Blueberry Muffins Do you enjoy making your own bread? Have you ever tried using a sourdough starter? You will love the self reliance that comes from making your own starter to use again and again in yeastless bread recipe like these mouthwatering Sourdough Crepes with bananas in caramel sauce. You are going to love this quick oatmeal recipes that tastes just like Banana Bread! The banana bread meets healthy oatmeal bread recipe makes for a delicious start to your day! This is such a yummy hot breakfast to start your day out right and because it uses oats, it will keep your tummy full and give you lots of energy all morning long! This yummy breakfast recipe is a family favorite recipe.

Breakfast Recipes

Unlike traditional Chili, this Sweet Chili has baked beans and is super EASY to make. Favorite even with picky eaters. YUMMY  This Chicken Noodle Soup recipe is not only easy to make in your Instapot, but is hearty, incredibly flavorful, and good for you too! You will love how simple this chicken noodle soup instapot is to make. We like making yummy soup recipes during winter months. This instapot chicken and noodles is perfect for a cold day or someone feeling sick and under the weather too! We love making this yummy chicken noodle soup recipe easy!  Easy Pumpkin Chili Recipe Amazing Thanksgiving Leftover Soup

Soup Recipes

Pizza Quesadilla - this easy lunch recipe is ready in 5 minutes and tastes amazing! Plus it is a kid favorite lunch idea for at home or in their lunch box #pizza #quesadillas #easyrecipes #lunchrecipes #kidrecipes #yummy shredded bbq chicken sandwich You've got to try this YUMMY salad recipe with beet pear and goat cheese! This pretty ahd healthy salad is filled with yummy beetroot! Whether you are looking to eat more vegetables or just looking for a light summer lunch, this ground beef taco salad is a good salad recipe.  You will love how simple this easy taco salad is to prepare and the seasoning is made from scratch, no artificial ingredients or preservatives! We like to make this taco salad recipes with ground beef to use up leftover taco meat or as a prep meat once and eat it two different way to save time on busy school nights!

Recipes for Salads and Sandwiches

creamed chicken  twice baked potatoes with cream cheese Pasta makes a quick, easy and filling meal, but pasta dinner ideas seem to be either tomato or heavy cream based sauces. This easy pasta recipe is a quick dinner idea with a no tomato pasta sauce you can make all in one pan in under 30 minutes! This simple pasta recipe is sure to become a new staple  easy pasta dishes the whole family will love!

Main Dishes

Whether you are whipping up appetizers for friends or family, are prepparing some desserts for a game night, looking for a fun super bowl dip, or are just looking for a easy dessert - you will love this oreo cheeseball. This dessert cheese ball is quick and easy to make, but oh-so-yummy! We like to serve this sweet cheese ball with pretzels, apple clices, vanilla wafers, etc. Your guests will be asking for this oreo cream cheese balls recipe! cookies with snickers Best-Gingerbread-Cookies-Recipe thanksgiving perfect every time pumpkin pie recipe


Our families traditional pepperoni cheeseball looks like a football and is quick and EASY, making it the perfect super bowl appetizer recipe! This pineapple cheese ball is the perfect cheese ball recipe! It is slightly sweet with an amazing flavor that will be a favorite with kids and grown ups alike. This is my favorite appetizer recipes. Yummy! Nothings says summer like a fresh salsa recipe. Whether you are making homemade salsa to go along with chicken, top your tacos or carnitas, or to serve as a chips and salsa appetizer - salsa from scratch is always a hit! This pineapple salsa is a tropical twist that is bursting with flavor! You can make it spicy by adding jalapenos for a spicy pineapple salsa or keep it a mild pineapple pico de gallo if you prefer - either way it is abolutely delicious! Are you looking for a quick and easy fruit dip to serve at your next party or game night? This peanut butter dip is not only simple to make, but is super yummy and versatile too. Use our peanut butter fruit dip with apples, vanilla wafers, pretzels, and other dippers for quick appetizer recipes! With just 3 ingredients you will love this cream cheese fruit dip that has become a family favorite staple throughout the whole year!


Mouthwatering cornbread recipe that is soft, warm, sweet, and oh-so-perfect! This yummy, homemade corn bread sidedish uses creamed corn!  super yummy quick yeast rolls You will love this easy to make recipe for delicious bread in crockpot. This rosemary bread recipe is super easy and cooks up in your slow cooker so you can smell the yummy bread smell all afternoon. Serve alongside soup, salad, or main dish for a satisfying meal. Delicious Yeastless bread recipes that uses just 4 ingredients to make a soft, mouth watering soda bread. This homemade bread recipe is delicious for breakfast, sandwiches, or warm out of the water with butter, honey, and jam.

Breads and Side Dishes


Best Ever BBQ Chicken Sandwiches
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Best Ever BBQ Chicken Sandwiches

You are going to love this tender, flavorful, and super easy to make BBQ Chicken recipe you can easily make in a crockpot or instapot. Perfect for a busy day or large gathering!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time6 hrs
Total Time6 hrs 5 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: barbecue, bbq, company, potluck, sandwich
Author: Beth Gorden


  • 2 pounds chicken breast, cut into cubes
  • 28 ounces crushed tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup vinegar
  • 1 teaspooon salt
  • 1 large onion, chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 cup bar-b-que sauce
  • 1/4 cup cilantro, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar (or sweetener of choice)
  • 8-10 hamburger buns


  • Throw all the ingredients in your crockpot and cook on high 2-4 hours or low 6-8 hours. Alternatively, you can throw everything in your Instapot and cook for 20 minutes, allow to depressurize naturally for 10 minutes.
  • Use a fork to pull apart, it will be so tender! Serve on buns with chips, coleslaw, carrot sticks, etc.

About the author

Beth Gorden

Beth Gorden is the creative multi-tasking creator of 123 Homeschool 4 Me. As a busy homeschooling mother of six, she strives to create hands-on learning activities and worksheets that kids will love to make learning FUN! She has created over 1 million pages of printables to help teach kids ABCs, science, English grammar, history, math, and so much more! Beth is also the creator of 2 additional sites with even more educational activities and FREE printables - and

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