Quick and easy, these Tasty Barbecue Chicken Sliders will be ready in a jif!


  • Author: Christine at
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 15 minutes
  • Total Time: 25 minutes
  • Yield: 12 sliders 1x
  • Category: Appetizer
  • Method: Oven
  • Cuisine: American


Super easy with crockpot or rotisserie chicken, these Tasty Barbecue Chicken Sliders will be ready in a jiffy!



  • 4 cups shredded cooked chicken
  • 1 (18 oz) bottle barbecue sauce, divided
  • 1 tablespoon dill pickle juice, from jar
  • 12 pretzel slider rolls
  • 6 slices processed american cheese, halved¬†
  • 6 dill pickle slices


  1. Preheat oven to 400.
  2. Separate slider rolls and lay tops and bottoms, cut side up, on rimmed sheet pan. Place pan in oven and lightly toast buns, 3 – 4 minutes. Remove from oven, transfer bun tops to a plate and set aside.
  3. Place chicken in microwave safe bowl and heat for 1 – 2 minutes until chicken is warmed.
  4. Add barbecue sauce, reserving 1/2 cup for later,  and pickle juice to the chicken and stir to coat.
  5. Return chicken mixture to microwave for 2 – 3 minutes until hot.
  6. On baking sheet, place 1/3 cup chicken mixture on each bottom roll. Top with 2 teaspoons reserved sauce and half slice of cheese. Replace top half of slider roll.
  7. Return pan to oven for 2 – 3 minutes just until cheese starts to melt. Remove pan from oven
  8. Serve warm with a pickle slice and fresh coleslaw.



Store any leftovers in the refrigerator, tightly wrapped, for up to one day.

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