6 Chicken Tinga Recipes To Make at Home
Make restaurant-worthy chicken tinga in the comfort of your own home with these flavorful and juicy recipes. Whether you're looking for a classic stovetop tinga (try Chef John's Chicken Tinga), a quick version you can make in your Instant Pot (our pressure cooker recipe is as easy as it gets), or shredded chicken that cooks low and slow for maximum tenderness (Slow Cooker Chicken Tinga has rave reviews from more the Allrecipes community), you'll find something you love in this collection of our best chicken tinga recipes.
Instant Pot Chicken Tinga
Chef John's Chicken Tinga
Slow Cooker Chicken Tinga
This top-rated tinga recipe — flavored with garlic, oregano, cumin, chili powder, and red pepper flakes — cooks low and slow, so the chicken is extra flavorful and juicy.
Chicken Tinga Tostados
"This authentic Mexican recipe I picked up while living in Mexico," says recipe creator NANCHE30. "It has a spicy, smoky flavor from chipotle peppers. It is perfect for a buffet where people can serve themselves and even better heated up as leftovers the next day!"
Spicy Shredded Chicken Tinga
Find even more dinner inspiration in our collection of 30 Recipes That Start With Shredded Chicken.