Homemade BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwiches

Homemade BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwiches

Picture this: a warm summer day, a backyard filled with laughter, and the irresistible aroma of Homemade BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwiches wafting through the air. These mouthwatering sandwiches are a true crowd-pleaser, perfect for any outdoor gathering or casual weeknight dinner.


  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 cup barbecue sauce
  • 1/2 cup ketchup
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon smoked paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 8 hamburger buns
  • Coleslaw (optional, for topping)


  1. Start by seasoning the chicken breasts with salt and pepper. Place them in a slow cooker.
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine the barbecue sauce, ketchup, brown sugar, apple cider vinegar, smoked paprika, garlic powder, and onion powder. Mix well.
  3. Pour the barbecue sauce mixture over the chicken breasts in the slow cooker.
  4. Cook on low for 6-8 hours or until the chicken is tender and can be easily shredded with a fork.
  5. Once the chicken is cooked, shred it using two forks and mix it with the sauce in the slow cooker.
  6. Toast the hamburger buns until lightly browned.
  7. Assemble your BBQ pulled chicken sandwiches by placing a generous portion of the chicken mixture on the bottom half of each bun.
  8. If desired, top with coleslaw for a refreshing crunch.
  9. Place the top half of the bun on top, and your Homemade BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwiches are ready to be enjoyed!

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 8 servings

These Homemade BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwiches are a delightful combination of tender, smoky chicken and sweet barbecue sauce, all nestled in a soft hamburger bun. Whether you’re hosting a barbecue or craving a comforting dinner, this recipe will surely hit the spot. The slow cooker does all the work, making it incredibly easy to prepare, and the result is a sandwich that’s packed with flavor. Serve it with coleslaw for a refreshing contrast of textures and flavors. Get ready to savor every bite of this irresistible dish!

Nutritional Information (per serving): Calories 350 | Fat 4g | Carbohydrates 45g | Protein 34g | Fiber 2g

Picture yourself taking a bite into these BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwiches, the tangy sauce mingling with the tender chicken, and the soft bun holding it all together. Whether you’re at a picnic, a backyard barbecue, or simply enjoying a weeknight dinner, these sandwiches bring people together. So, fire up your slow cooker, and let the aroma of Homemade BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwiches create lasting memories for you and your loved ones.

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