As the need comfort food rises with the weather cooling down, nothing beats the convenience of a crockpot meal. In this roundup, we've gathered 12 slow-cooker recipes that will not only keep you warm but also save you time and effort in the kitchen.
Crispy Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas Recipe
These slow cooker pork carnitas require just 10 minutes of prep time and an afternoon in the crockpot to create a delicious home-cooked meal that your family will love! Tender shredded pork with crispy burnt ends stuffed inside soft flour tortillas and topped with diced onion and cilantro - this meal will quickly become a family favorite!
Crock Pot Chicken Cacciatore
A simple yet flavor packed dinner that makes an easy weeknight meal or Sunday dinner. This classic Italian dish is cooked low and slow and can be served over pasta, polenta or mashed potatoes.
Slow Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala
A classic British takeaway dish, all done in the slow cooker. Slow Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala is as simple as dumping all the ingredients in the slow cooker and letting it cook. A rich creamy tomato chicken curry with a little tang and spice, all done in the slow cooker. Homemade curry night just got easier!
Slow Cooker Mongolian Beef
This slow cooker Mongolian beef is flank steak cooked with garlic, ginger, brown sugar and soy sauce. This crock pot recipe tastes just like a meal you would get at a Chinese restaurant.
Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken & Veggies
This slow cooker honey garlic chicken and veggies recipe is the ultimate easy, one-pot crockpot meal! Seriously – get this recipe on your meal plan rotation pronto.
Crock Pot Green Chile Chicken
This deliciously creamy Crock Pot Green Chile Chicken is a simple recipe your whole family will love. This effortless and tasty slow cooker meal is perfect for the busy weeknights.
Slow Cooker Chicken Curry
Put this recipe in the slow cooker at the start of your day and come home to the warm rich flavors of curry, coconut and cumin in this Slow Cooker Chicken Curry. This is a meal your family will love served alongside rice and warm naan.
Slow Cooker Hot Beef Sandwiches
These are the BEST slow cooker hot beef sandwiches made with pepperoncini peppers and onions. Cooked low and slow, these shredded beef sandwiches are super tender and topped with homemade horseradish sauce.
Slow Cooker Three Bean Taco Soup
If you have 10 minutes, you have enough time to prep this Slow Cooker Three Bean Taco Soup that is vegetarian, gluten-free, and freezer-friendly. Just combine everything in the slow cooker and let it do its thing. Serve with your favorite taco toppings like cheese, sour cream, tortilla chips / strips, and green onions.
Slow Cooker Corn Chowder
Slow Cooker Corn Chowder captures the taste of summer whether you use fresh or frozen corn kernels. Top this rich, creamy chowder with bacon, green onions, and cheddar cheese. It’s naturally gluten-free.
Crock Pot Vegan Gnocchi Soup
This Olive Garden Vegan Gnocchi Soup is the ultimate vegan comfort food! It's loaded with tons of veggies, and pillowy soft gnocchi in a creamy, flavorful broth. It takes just 30 minutes from start to finish with simple ingredients you've likely got in the kitchen already!
Creamy Tortellini Soup with Tomatoes and Kale
Cozy and comforting with Italian turkey sausage for heartiness and fresh kale (or baby spinach) for greens. Creamy Tortellini Soup with Sausage and Kale is an easy weeknight soup whether you use the recipe instructions for the stovetop, Instant Pot, or slow cooker.