Originally Published on May 25, 2016
White Chicken Chili is an easy comforting chili that can be made in the instant pot or slow cooker. Customize it with your favorite toppings and serve with tortillas chips or cornbread for a meal your family will love.It’s been a busy and sleepless couple of weeks over here. We wrapped up our soccer season and now looking forward to a few summer weekend trips. Eva is going through some teething pain and resulting in less sleep for everyone. Hoping she starts feeling better soon. Since this mama has been pretty tired, I’m falling back on some easy and delicious family favorites. I love meals I can throw in the
Crock Pot Instant Pot, and they don’t require any chopping or searing. This white chicken chili fits the bill!I originally posted this recipe using my slow cooker, but now I’ve converted all my slow cooker recipes to my Instant Pot. I just love that I can get the same recipe in a fraction of the time, and I personally think the Instant Pot locks in the flavor more. Plus it’s one less gadget I need to store since the IP can be a slow cooker as well, score!This chili freezes well if you want to double it and freeze the other half for another time. It’s also great for packing in thermoses for lunch the next day, or meal prep. The toppings help make this chili a nice filling meal. We like to add shredded cheese, avocado, Greek yogurt, cilantro, jalapenos, lime wedges, and scoop it with tortilla chips or cornbread. Just in case you haven’t jumped on the Instant Pot bandwagon, I’ve included instructions for both the slow cooker and instant pot.
White Chicken Chili- Instant Pot or Slow Cooker
White Chicken Chili is an easy comforting chili that can be made in the instant pot or slow cooker. Customize it with your favorite toppings and serve with tortillas chips or cornbread.
- 2 lb Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast
- 1/2 tsp Salt Add more if needed once done
- 1/2 tsp Black Pepper
- 1/4 tsp White Pepper
- 1/4 tsp Granulated Garlic Use 1/2 tsp for Garlic Powder
- 1/2 tsp Onion Powder
- 1/4 tsp Oregano
- 1 tsp Cumin
- 1/4 tsp Cayenne Use less if kids are eating
- 1 Can of White Northern Beans Drained and rinsed
- 1 Can of Garbanzo Beans Drained and rinsed
- 1 Can Sweet Corn Drained
- 4 oz can of Green Chilies
- 3 Cups Low Sodium Chicken Broth
- Shredded Cheese, Avocado, Yogurt or Sour Cream, Lime, Cilantro, Jalapeno Slices, Tortilla Chips or Cornbread
Place all ingredients in Instant Pot, secure lid, turn valve to sealing, cook on high pressure for 25 minutes, turn off after timer, and allow pressure to release naturally. About 15 minutes, then release valve to vent. Open lid, remove chicken breast and shred, place back into pot, stir and taste for seasoning. Serve hot with toppings.
Place all ingredients in Slow Cooker in order shown.
Cook on low for 6-8 hours or high for 4 hours.
Shred chicken with a fork and stir to combine, taste for seasoning, and serve hot with toppings.
This chili freezes well. Once cooled place in freezer bags or containers and freeze. Allow to thaw overnight in fridge and reheat to serve.
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