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EASY Ranch Chicken Tacos

Easy Ranch Chicken Tacos are a family dinner that tastes amazing! Easy chicken recipes like chicken tacos make dinnertime easy!
Course Main Dish
Cuisine American, Mexican, Tex Mex
Keyword chicken, chicken tacos, easy chicken dinner, ranch, tacos
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 481kcal
Author Aubrey Cota


  • 4 chicken breasts cut into bite-sized pieces
  • 1 tsp olive oil
  • 1.25 oz Ortega 40% less sodium taco seasoning mix
  • 1/2 cup ranch dressing
  • 8 tortillas or hard taco shells
  • toppings-additional ranch dressing tomatoes, lettuce, shredded cheddar cheese (you could also add olives, avocado, and any other taco/salad toppings you like)


  • Heat a skillet with olive oil over medium high heat
  • Add pieces of chicken and cook completely
  • Drain
  • Sprinkle the taco seasoning mix over the cooked chicken (DO NOT add water)
  • Stir the chicken and cook for 5-7 minutes until all the chicken is coated and the powder is stuck to the chicken pieces
  • Add ranch dressing and stir until well combined
  • Cook for an additional 2-3 minutes
  • Fill tortillas or taco shells with chicken, a little additional ranch, and taco toppings (or make into a salad with the chicken, ranch, and toppings)
  • Enjoy


Calories: 481kcal | Carbohydrates: 38g | Protein: 29g | Fat: 23g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 82mg | Sodium: 1586mg | Potassium: 529mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 865IU | Vitamin C: 6mg | Calcium: 79mg | Iron: 3mg