Chicken-Shredded Recipes

Weeknight dishes using shredded chicken are clever and time-saving. We enjoy having week-ahead shredded chicken. Whether you're using leftover chicken, roasting a chicken for shredding, or buying a pre-made rotisserie chicken, these top-rated shredded chicken dishes are great.

Broccoli Chicken Divan

Mix leftover chicken cubes, chopped broccoli, shredded Cheddar cheese, creamy broccoli soup, and dry bread crumbs. Bake until tasty and bubbling.

Chicken Enchiladas

Steph thinks this recipe is fantastic for leftover chicken. "Even kids love these!" This chicken enchiladas dish has a creamy sauce, cheese, and shredded chicken filling, but no tomato-based sauce. Always a family favorite.

Sarah's Easy Shredded Chicken Taco Filling

I created this recipe when I wanted tacos without ground beef "Submitted by Holiday Baker. "Serve this warm chicken filling in a taco shell, covered with lettuce, tomatoes, cheese, or other favorite toppings."

Buffalo Chicken Dip

I have made this for years and it usually goes over well at gatherings "Allrecipes user. "I substitute rotisserie chicken for tasteless canned chicken.

Pollo Mechado

Authentic Venezuelan dish with shredded chicken, capers, garlic, tomato, and sherry. "This was great," says roz. "I put canned chicken and cumin on arepas. Sherry makes it taste great."

Mango-Lime Shredded Chicken Tacos

If you prefer sweet and spicy, try this supper!" StephanieNewhouse submitted the recipe. "Add chicken, lettuce, tomato, cilantro, and spicy sauce to shells. Enjoy!

Chicken Stuffed Baked Avocados

"I made this as-is and loved it," says ViperGirl. "I added fresh cilantro, chopped poblano, shredded Cheddar, and garlic to another batch. It was excellent! So easy and fast. Quesadillas with leftover filling."

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