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!
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword barbecue, bbq, company, potluck, sandwich
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 6 hours
Total Time 6 hours 5 minutes
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.