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4.28 from 76 votes

Shredded Chicken Sandwich Recipe

This traditional Ohio Shredded Chicken Sandwich Recipe is a classic. Perfect for large gatherings and easy weeknight meal prep thanks to the crockpot!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time2 hrs 40 mins
Total Time2 hrs 45 mins
Course: Lunch, Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chicken, sandwich, Shredded Chicken Sandwich Recipe
Servings: 6
Author: Mary Hoover


  • 3 boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 can cream of chicken soup can substitute can of chicken broth - just add a little more breadcrumbs
  • 1-1 1/2 C seasoned breadcrumbs, saltine crackers, croutons or mix
  • dash of seasoned salt and garlic powder to taste


  • Cook chicken breast in crockpot for a few hours on low.
  • Then add cream of chicken soup, breadcrumbs, crackers, croutons, and seasoning. Cook another couple hours.
  • Pull chicken out of pot and shred. Mix back into crockpot, cook another hour.
  • Serve on buns.