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Pulled Chicken Tacos

Pulled Chicken Tacos made in the Instant Pot with 6 ingredients for a no fuss Taco Tuesday super fast and easy-peasy dinner win! Can also be made in a slow cooker by combining all the ingredients and setting it on low for 7-8 hours or high for 4-6 hours.
Course dinner
Cuisine American, Mexican


  • Instant Pot


  • 1 15 oz. can tomato sauce
  • 1 T. chili powder
  • 1 T. cumin
  • 1 T. dried oregano
  • 1-2 t. salt If your tomato sauce does not contain salt, add 2 teaspoons, if it does list salt in the ingredients, use 1 teaspoon
  • 2 lbs. boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 c. water


  • Place all ingredients in an Instant Pot. Be sure the the chicken is almost entirely submerged in the liquid.
  • Close the lid and select meat/stew button. Set the cook time for 20 minutes.
  • Once the cook time is up allow the pressure to release naturally. (NPR)
  • If you are pressed for time then do 10 minutes NPR, then QPR.
  • Open the lid and remove the chicken to a serving dish. Shred using 2 forks.
  • To thicken the sauce, select sauté function and allow it to come to a boil. Simmer for 5-10 minutes then pour the sauce over the shredded chicken.
  • Serve with taco shells, tortillas, hot sauce, guacamole, shredded lettuce, salsa, pickled onions , corn, chopped tomatoes.
Keyword kosher, taco tuesday, tacos