Slow-Cooker Buffalo Chicken Salad

“My husband and sons love Buffalo chicken with blue cheese, so I created this salad. You can even make the chicken the day before and reheat when ready to serve.” —Shauna Havey, Roy, Utah

Slow-Cooker Buffalo Chicken SaladPhoto: Taste of Home
Servings Prep Time Cook Time
6servings 20minutes 2-1/2hours
Servings Prep Time
6servings 20minutes
Cook Time
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Portions: servings
  1. Place chicken in a 1-1/2- or 3-qt. slow cooker. Top with wing sauce, butter and ranch dressing mix. Cook, covered, on low until thermometer inserted in chicken reads 165°, 2-1/2 to 3 hours.
  2. Remove chicken; shred with 2 forks. Reserve 1/3 cup cooking juices; discard remaining juices. Return chicken and reserved juices to slow cooker; heat through.
  3. Place romaine salad mix in a serving dish. Top with shredded chicken, carrots, avocado and blue cheese; drizzle with blue cheese dressing. Serve immediately.
Recipe Notes

Nutrition Facts
1 salad: 385 calories, 26g fat (9g saturated fat), 93mg cholesterol, 1693mg sodium, 12g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 4g fibre), 28g protein.