I have also taken just the chicken/bean/corn mix sprinkled with a little cheese to work as a quick 0 point lunch. This was absolutely amazing! So my feeling is that there is no way this is 4 green points. Gina, thank you so much for your quick response to the new program. NO don’t add the cauliflower rice to the slow cooker. Adding this to my list for sure! Free style points are even lower if cheese and avocado are omitted. This is just a cooked version! Here is a brief overview so you can see just how easy it is to make. I’ve made this one a few times now, it’s so quick & easy, and I just love it. Oh YA! This EASY Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken with Black Beans and Corn recipe is cheesy and delicious, made with boneless chicken breast, black beans, corn and salsa topped with melted cheddar cheese. Your email address will not be published. Wouldn’t fit what I need in a crock pot. Haha! She usually used Trader Joe’s frozen brown rice. I served over quinoa, it was a huge hit! Perfect weeknight dinner idea as a burrito bowl. It came out very good. If making a freezer meals, label a gallon-sized resealable freezer bag with the title of the recipe and how to long to cook in the slow cooker. Can’t wait to make it again. Maybe that was the total points for the entire recipe…? Oops, forget it, I see you already answered that question!!! My family in healed it. I cooked it for 6 hours on low, and then it was on warm for 5 minutes to melt the cheese. I didn’t add the cheese in the crock pot , just sprinkled some when I served it individually. This was very good but quite bland. Yum, indeed. Sealed it and popped into 450 degree oven for about 20 minutes. Easy weeknight dinner for two grad students always on the go! Made this tonight. Chicken was moist. Also I’ve doubled the recipe so my chicken is resting higher up on beans and corn. Thank you! I don’t own an instantpot and who knows where my crockpot is. OMG. That way you can salt to your taste. Just the cheese? I used chicken thighs instead of breasts and substituted petite diced tomatoes and half a can of enchilada sauce instead of salsa. PS: I love Aldi! I haven’t tried, if you do let me know how it comes out! That’s a big job!!!!! It was so good, I am actually making it again for dinner tonight! So excited about the new WW Freestyle changes as well. My entire family enjoyed it and it was extremely easy to make! Serve the cheese on the side with tortillas. Very quick and easy to make. I also added cilantro before serving. :). Oh my Gina!!! Love every recipe I’ve tried. I served it over cilantro lime rice with a dollop of sour cream on top!! Can you use chicken thighs as opposed to chicken breasts/. What would be the settings in the Instant Pot? Thanks! Tomorrow's leftovers are being served over rice. This is still smart points, just has more 0 point foods now. I didn’t add the cheese and forgot my Avocado today (I made 4 lunch portions) So much flavor and easy as can be. I cooked it for 25 minutes at the poultry setting , I did add a little more salsa. Stick in all in the crock pot in the morning, and have very little prep to do for dinner time. I didn’t have chicken breasts, but boneless, skinless chicken thighs. It was delicious! You can easily double this recipe to feed a crowd. Am I missing something? You are right! I look forward to trying more of your recipes. My family really liked this recipe, it is a great blend of chicken and tex-me flavors. Thx! I was trying to think of ways to make my OAMC recipes for crock pot use...you know they sell those crock pot box recipes at the grocery now. Chicken or corn/beans on the bottom? Not thin, just in half to make 4 thick pieces. Cook it in your instant pot. https://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/slow-cooker-salsa-chicken Absolutely delicious! Thanks! Used chicken tenderloin and red kidney beans. Absolutely fantastically delicious!! LOVED. We are eating it with corn tortillas, sour cream, and avocado. I’ll absolutely make it again soon. So, so good! The kids can have their tacos and chips even if I want to opt for a salad or lettuce wraps. Chicken little dry. This is amazing!” We had NO leftovers between the two of us and my dad who was dining with us. Thank you. I used exactly the same ingredients that are listed in the recipe( canned corn is higher than frozen). I made some adjustments. I might try again but set it for 4-4.5 hours. When it was finished I dumped it into a casserole dish, topped it with the cheese and put it under the broiler. Just toss a few ingredients in the crockpot! I”ll probably make another batch this weekend! If I could rate this 3.5 stars, I would. Would I be able to cook this in my slow cooker on high for 4 hours? We ate it in flour tortillas with some sour cream. Thanks for sharing how long you cooked it! Did you ever figure it out? Crisis averted and a healthy taco Tuesday in our house. Thank you!! Time? Thank you! Wish me luck . I can put it in frozen at noon on LOW and it's perfect (not over-cooked) at 6pm:-). Your email address will not be published. I use iTrackBites and Have not decided if I want to try the new freestyle points. Would make again! Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Next time I will double or triple the recipe because we don’t have any leftovers! Can you make these recipe with boneless skinless chicken tenderloins instead? A half cup was plenty because it was so filling! I made this today in a frying pan. Stir cornstarch mixture into the slow-cooker mixture. Put the chicken back into the slow-cooker. One of my goals is to use my crockpot again more & I dug this recipe out of the skinny taste archives and WOW am I glad i did. I think instead of rice I am going to use cauliflower rice. Thank you!! Which color program are you on? We can’t find adobo spice easily here. Did you put the cheese on after cooking or did you at it in the instant pot while cooking g? Gina is amazing! Loved every bite! Hi! Zero points. I love recipes where I have all the ingredients on hand! It also freezes well if you want to make a double batch and store in your freezer. Your booklet that came with it has directions or you can probably google how to do it. Just made it tonight and ate with tortillas. If I don’t own a pressure cooker or Insta Pot…. !!! It seems that way if you eat it exactly as made without rice, avocado or cheese. So good! Stir in the sour cream. Your email address will not be published. Place chicken breasts in the slow-cooker and cover with the broth, salsa, corn, beans and taco seasoning. I. Season the chicken with adobo (or salt), garlic powder and cumin then place in the slow cooker and top with salsa. I’m gluten free, but that doesn’t mean the rest of my family can’t enjoy a flour tortilla! A+ awesome. Hope you will give it a try. Is the nutritional info posted for one serving or the whole thing? It couldn’t be easier. People thought I bought it from somewhere and served it. Low setting on slow cooker for 4 hours. Do you have the nutritional values for this recipe? Is the rice included in the poonts for ww or is it just for the chicken ? Definitely will make again. That can easily be fixed by just adding more seasonings to the crockpot mixture. Thanks! YUMMY!! Hi Kira, I also put this recipe in the WW recipe builder. I suck at slicing chicken in half), so I put the corn and beans in the bottom of a baking dish, and did the rest of the steps Gina listed and baked it for 25 minutes in a 350 degree oven and then topped with cheese, and put it back in the oven for like 6 minutes until the chicken was cooked all the way through! I’ve always loved your site, and we definitely have some family favs! One bite in my husband looked at me and said “this is definitely something you should make again” – Thanks for another great recipe! It should be fixed now :). Also no added salt. I hated my old crock pot, it burnt everything and my food had a weird taste.