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Easiest-Ever Shredded Chicken

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PersonalPoints™ per serving
Total Time
7 min
Prep
5 min
Cook
2 min
Serves
4
Difficulty
Easy
Toss shredded cooked chicken with a little lime juice and seasonings, warm it in the microwave, and you've got the perfect protein topping or filling for tacos, fajitas, salads, and more.

Ingredients

Fresh lime juice

1 tbsp(s)

Smoked paprika

½ tsp(s)

Ground cumin

½ tsp(s)

Garlic powder

½ tsp(s)

Cooked shredded chicken breast

2½ cup(s)

Table salt

1 pinch, or to taste

Instructions

  1. In a large microwave-safe bowl, whisk together the lime juice, paprika, cumin, and garlic powder. Add the chicken and toss gently to coat. Cover and microwave on high until thoroughly heated, 1 to 2 minutes. Season to taste with salt.
  2. Serving size: about 1/2 rounded cup of chicken