If you haven’t jumped on the bandwagon for slow cooker recipes yet then now is the time! Using your slow cooker is the easiest and best way to get juicy and tender meat and perfectly baked vegetables. It allows your food to soak in all of the flavors and they turn out so incredible. I love that I can put it in the slow cooker in the morning, leave it alone and come home to a meal that looks like I have been cooking all day! Plus, there are so many easy slow cooker recipes to choose from!
Using a slow cooker is not only convenient but it’s a great and easy way to try out new meats! Because they cook all day, they turn out so tender and juicy. So you don’t need to be a master chef to have your meats turn out perfect! I have rounded up 38 different slow cooker recipes that you can use for dinner. I’m sure that you will be able to find a few that you and your family love! Go ahead and try them and enjoy!
Make it a Feast!
If you want to go the extra mile and add in a few side items to your slow cooker recipes, then I have some ideas for you! Here are a few things that you can make that will take this meal to the next level!
Add some bread: Go ahead and bake some bread ahead of time to dip in your gravy or soup! My favorites to use with slow cooker meals are these Lion House rolls or this delicious Crostini.
Finish it off with dessert: Slow cooker recipes are the best but if you really want to impress your family and friends then make a delicious dessert to eat after! Try out thes Apple Pie Cupcakes or this amazing Mississippi Mud Cake. They are both amazing!
Slow Cooker Creamy Chicken and Broccoli Over Rice
5 from 3 votes
Delicious and creamy chicken and broccoli that you can easily throw into the crockpot that the entire family will love!
Slow Cooker Parmesan Honey Pork Roast is a tender pork roast slow cooked in a sweet and savory grated parmesan, sticky honey, soy sauce with dried basil seasoning and garlic sauce making this fall apart tender with every slice. The best mouth watering pork roast!
Slow cooker chicken tikka masala is an easy sweet and spicy sauce that is thick, rich, and creamy. It is so flavorful with spices like garam masala, paprika, and even cinnamon! It's not too spicy and perfect served over rice and with a side of naan.
Slow Cooker French Dip Sandwich (Melt in Your Mouth!)
4.84 from 6 votes
Slow Cooker French Dip Sandwiches are filled with tender chunks of roast beef with thin slices of melted mozzarella cheese all held together by a soft hoagie bread all dipped in au jus sauce. This warm, savory and comforting sandwich is a MUST!
Best Ever Slow Cooker Beef Stew is the absolute perfect comforting beef stew. A thick and rich sauce filled with hearty and chunky potatoes, carrots, onions, and peas with the most amazing tender melt in your mouth beef!
Slow Cooker Brown Sugar Balsamic Chicken and Vegetables
4 from 12 votes
Slow Cooker Brown Sugar Balsamic Chicken and Vegetables is a fantastic meal with tender and juicy chicken with a delicious sweet and tangy balsamic sauce. This slow cooks to perfection with veggies making an awesome meal in one!
Slow cooker chicken tortellini soup is loaded with chopped vegetables, shredded cooked chicken, and cheesy tortellini all slow-cooked in a flavorful chicken broth. It's definitely a dinner the whole family will love!
Slow Cooker Sticky Asian Ribs with Sticky Sauce are the very best fall of the bone tender ribs you will ever make! Slow cooked to perfection in a sweet and tangy asian sauce. They get slathered right before serving in a finger licking good sticky sauce!
Slow Cooker Sweet Carolina Pulled Pork Sliders are crazy tender, juicy and messy, the way a slider should be! The pork slow cooks all day in an amazing spice rub and sweet vinegar and will be a huge hit!
Welcome to my kitchen! I am Alyssa Rivers and the food blogger behind The Recipe Critic. The blog launched in 2012 as a place to share my passion for cooking. I love trying new things and testing them out with my family. Each recipe is tried and true, family-tested and approved.