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Honey Lime Chicken Tacos are cooked in the slow cooker, shredded, and used in tacos, burritos, nachos, etc. It is flavor packed and super delicious.
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4 from 7 votes

Slow Cooker Honey Lime Chicken Tacos

Delicious honey lime chicken, cooked to perfection in the slow cooker, and shredded. This sweet and tangy, with a tiny bit of spice chicken is perfect for tacos, burritos, nachos, and more.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time3 hrs 20 mins
Total Time3 hrs 30 mins
Course: Dinner
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: chicken tacos, honey lime, Slow Cooker
Servings: 8
Calories: 241kcal
Author: Rachael


  • 2 1/2 lbs boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 tsp garlic salt
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • 1/2 tsp cumin
  • 1/2 tsp ground black pepper
  • 1/2 cp lime juice
  • 1/2 cup honey
  • 1 cup salsa verde

Taco Fixings

  • Corn Tortillas
  • Grape tomatoes
  • Cilantro
  • Avocado
  • Colby Jack Cheese
  • Red onion


  • Place chicken breasts into a 5 quart or larger slow cooker
  • Mix together garlic salt, onion powder, cumin, and black pepper
  • Sprinkle over the chicken, and rub it into the chicken.
  • Pour lime juice, honey, and salsa verde on top of the chicken
  • Put the lid on. Cook on high for 3 hours or so.
  • Shred chicken with forks.
  • Warm corn tortillas, and assemble your tacos to your preference, with tomatoes, cilantro, avocado, cheese, onions, etc.
  • Enjoy!


Calories: 241kcal | Carbohydrates: 19g | Protein: 30g | Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 90mg | Sodium: 659mg | Potassium: 592mg | Sugar: 19g | Vitamin A: 220IU | Vitamin C: 3.5mg | Calcium: 8mg | Iron: 0.7mg