20+ Easy Weeknight Mexican Chicken Dinner Recipes that are quick and easy to make for a busy weekday, but still are packed full of flavor and taste amazing!
Crock pot meals are everyone’s favorite! They are so easy to make and for a busy weekday, you’ll spend no time at all making them. You can throw everything together and in just a few hours, a delicious meal is ready! Why spend time slaving over dinner when you can put it in the crock pot and walk away!
You can make almost anything in a crock pot! Meats turn tender and juicy, and soups are infused with flavor. Need a delicious tasting apple cider? Well just get out the crock pot. Large family dinners are a breeze when you put it in the crock pot, and you might even get more time to spend with the in-laws instead of making dinner! If you have a large enough one, you can even cook whole chickens, turkeys, and hams in them! We all wish we had some handy crock pot recipes near the holidays.
Putting a meal in the crock pot infuses flavors throughout the food and makes the whole dish taste amazing! And crock pot meals make the perfect leftovers because they become even more flavorful the next day. You can make them cheesy, soupy, hardy, or melt in your mouth delicious. The possibilities are endless and you can make something everyone in your family will love!
20+ Easy Weeknight Mexican Chicken Dinner Recipes:
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1. SLOW COOKER CHICKEN FAJITA SOUP
From The Recipe Critic
A delicious and easy soup that takes 5 minutes to throw into the crockpot and you have an amazing flavor packed soup ready for dinner!
2. Slow Cooker Mexican Chicken
From Longbourn Farm
This slow cooker mexican chicken is delicious, packed with flavor and a breeze to throw together! It is super versatile and can be served over rice, as part of a salad or anything else!
3. SLOW COOKER MEXICAN CHILI TOSTADA STACKS
From Slow Cooker Gourmet
A delicious Mexican inspired Chicken Chili that slow cooks all day, then using that chili to drizzle all over some crispy corn tortillas, and finally topping it all off with massive amounts of cheese and sour cream?
4. SLOW COOKER SMOTHERED CHICKEN BURRITOS
A simple to make Mexican style chicken is a must have in any recipe rotation. And making it in the slow cooker? Obviously a given.
5. SLOW COOKER CHICKEN TORTILLA SOUP
From Dinner at the Zoo
This slow cooker chicken tortilla soup recipe is filled with chicken, beans and veggies, all finished off with tortilla strips and a variety of toppings. The perfect hearty meal for a cold night!
6. 3 Ingredient Mexican Lime Chicken
From With Salt and Wit
3 ingredient mexican lime chicken is a flavorful and amazingly delicious chicken that couldn’t be any simpler to make. perfect to add to tacos, burritos, tostadas and even salads! it will be your go to soon enough!
7. CROCK POT SALSA CHICKEN QUINOA CASSEROLE RECIPE
Crock Pot Salsa Chicken Quinoa Casserole Recipe – Give rotisserie chicken new life with this super simple and delicious casserole. Packed with quinoa, chicken, veggies, and salsa, this is about to become your new go-to hearty meal! All you need to do is arrange the ingredients in the crock pot and walk away.
8. SLOW COOKER CHICKEN ENCHILADA SOUP
From Spend with Pennies
This slow cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup is loaded with beans and veggies and is topped off with your favorite Mexican fixings. The perfect meal for a busy weeknight!
9. SLOW COOKER TEX-MEX CHICKEN
From The Recipe Critic
A super easy and delicious shredded chicken dish that is made in the slow cooker.
10. SLOW COOKER MANGO SALSA CHICKEN
From The Recipe Rebel
Slow Cooker Mango Salsa Chicken — it’s the perfect mix of sweet and spicy and great in tacos, quesadillas, salads, on top of rice or in a sandwich! Also freezer friendly before AND after cooking!
11. MEXICAN STUFFED PEPPERS
From Spend With Pennies
Mexican Stuffed Peppers make for an incredible dinner any night of the week. They are filling, absolutely delicious and they can be prepared ahead of time. This recipe puts a scrumptious southwestern spin on a classic recipe creating a new family favorite!
12. AUTHENTIC MEXICAN RICE
The BEST, truly authentic Mexican rice! Super easy to make from home, and a necessary side dish for all of your favorite Mexican recipes.
13. MEXICAN PINWHEELS RECIPE
From Bread Booze Bacon
This easy Mexican Pinwheels Recipe is a party favorite that’s full of bright, bold flavors you’ll crave!
14. SLOW COOKER SPICY CHICKEN & RICE
From 5 Boys Baker
This Slow Cooker Spicy Chicken & Rice is simple, packed with flavor, has just a bit of a kick and perfect for any weeknight meal.
15. One Pot Mexican Chicken Spaghetti
One Pot Mexican Chicken Spaghetti ~ Delicious One Pot Pasta Recipe with Mexican Flavor! Creamy, Mexican Chicken Spaghetti Recipe with a Kick is on the Table in 30 Minutes!
16. Mexican Pizza
This homemade Mexican Pizza recipe is better than the famous fast food joint! Get your daily dose of dairy with melty cheese and a dollop of sour cream!
17. CHICKEN MEXICAN HAYSTACKS
From Together as Family
These chicken mexican haystacks are a play on tradition haystacks and have a fun tex-mex twist thanks to the corn chips, beans, corn, and creamy chicken sauce. A fun family dinner where everyone can make their own. Plus, it’s made in the slow cooker so dinner can be ready when you need it.
18. MEXICAN CHICKEN CORN CHOWDER
From The Recipe Critic
Mexican Chicken Corn Chowder is creamy, cheesy and so easy to make! It has just enough of a kick to it and the flavor is incredible. This will be one of the best chowders that you will eat!
19. Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Rice Bake
From 5 Boys Baker
This Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Rice Bake from 5 Boys Baker is an EASY meal that is perfect for a busy weeknight. Pick up your favorite rotisserie chicken (we love to pick one up at Costco!) and pair it with a few simple ingredients — and bake it until it’s nice and hot!
20. Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup
This Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup from Like Mother Like Daughter is PACKED full of flavor and makes the perfect weeknight meal for your family! The slow cooker does all of the hard work for you — and you end up with an amazing soup that your family will love.
21. Chicken Chimichangas
From A Family Feast
These Chicken Chimichangas from A Family Feast are filled with a moist and delicious Mexican Pulled Chicken that is full of flavor! Add a blend of cheeses and deep fry until they are perfectly crispy and golden on the outside for a dinner that your family will love.
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