Low Carb Vietnamese Style Chicken

Low Carb Vietnamese Style Chicken

Vietnamese Style Pulled Chicken by Elite Training Facility

Low Carb Vietnamese Style Chicken

Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Vietnamese
Keyword: chicken breast easy recipes, chicken breast recipes healthy, dinner recipes easy, slow cooker recipes
Servings: 12
Calories: 157kcal
Author: Elite Training Facility


  • 3 cups low sodium chicken broth
  • 3 shallots thinly sliced
  • 1/4 cup fish sauce
  • 2 tbsp brown sugar lightly packed
  • 2-4 red Thai chilis very thinly sliced
  • 1 tsp crushed red pepper flakes
  • 2 tsp lime zest
  • 4 lbs skin-on, bone-in chicken breasts
  • 2 cups carrots julienned or grated
  • 1/2 cup lime juice
  • 1/3 cup fresh mint sliced
  • 1/3 cup fresh basil sliced


  • Combine broth, shallots, fish sauce, brown sugar, chiles (or crushed red pepper) and lime zest in a 6-quart slow cooker.
  • Nestle chicken meat-side down in the broth.
  • Cook on high for 3 hours or low for 6 hours.
  • Remove the chicken to a clean cutting board. Discard the skin and shred the meat.
  • Return the chicken to the slow cooker and stir in carrots, lime juice, mint and basil.
  • Enjoy on it's own or divide up into lettuce wraps with Walden Farms dressing.


Serving: 1cup | Calories: 157kcal | Carbohydrates: 8g | Protein: 24g | Fat: 3g | Fiber: 1g
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