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Slow Cooker Meals

Find 50+ crock pot recipes that are tried and true from my kitchen! These recipes work great for any meal including slow cooker party recipes, soups, cake, holidays, and more!


Looking for slow cooker recipes?  You're in the right place!  Here are my family's favorite tried-and-true slow cooker recipes that we've made more times than I can count.

Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes:

Winner winner chicken dinner!  Many happy dinner table memories were made around these chicken nachos and chicken & dumplings.  Chicken is one of the healthiest meats and it often goes on sale, making it a frugal choice for family dinners.  If you worry that your chicken breast will dry out in the slow cooker, use chicken thighs or even a whole chicken!

3 Ingredient Skinny Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos

4 Ingredient Slow Cooker Ranch Chicken Tacos

4 Ingredient Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken

Slow Cooker Chicken & Dumplings Recipe

Slow Cooker Chicken & Dressing Recipe

Slow Cooker Creamy Chicken Alfredo Recipe

Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Sliders

Slow Cooker Chicken Philly Cheesesteak Sandwiches Recipe

Slow Cooker Pesto Ranch Chicken

Slow Cooker Chicken Enchiladas

Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas Recipe

Slow Cooker Chicken Cacciatore

Slow Cooker Whole Chicken

Slow Cooker Chicken & Sausage Stew

Slow Cooker Carmen's Chicken & Gravy

Slow Cooker Honey Chicken

Slow Cooked Lemon Chicken

Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Slow Cooker Chicken Nachos

Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Chili

Slow Cooker Chicken & Dressing

Slow Cooker Emergency Chicken Alfredo

Simple Slow Cooker Chicken

Slow Cooker Almost Chicken Cordon Bleu


Slow Cooker Main Dish Recipes:

You know this Alabama girl will be slow cooking some barbecue and ribs once in awhile 🙂  But besides that – you're going to love how easy it is to make tacos and meatloaf and roasts and even london broil in your slow cooker!

4 Ingredient Slow Cooker London Broil with Gravy

6 Ingredient Slow Cooker Beef Stroganoff

Slow Cooker Barbecue Stuffed Potatoes

Slow Cooker Root Beer Barbecue

Slow Cooker Taco Meat

Slow Cooker Beef Tacos

Slow Cooker Ranch House Pork Chops

Slow Cooked Italian Beef Sliders

Slow Cooker Sloppy Joes Recipe

Slow Cooker Salisbury Steak Recipe

Best Ever Slow Cooker Roast

Slow Cooker Italian Pork Roast

Slow Cooker Meat Loaf

Slow Cooker Open Faced Sirloin Sandwiches

Slow Cooker French Dip Sandwiches

Slow Cooker Brown Sugar Balsamic Glazed Pork Loin

Slow Cooker Meatloaf

Slow Cooker Ribs

Slow Cooker Barbecue Ribs

Slow Cooker Teriyaki Pork

Slow Cooker Pork Cacciatore

Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas

Slow Cooker Sour Cream Pork Chops

Slow Cooker Chipotle Beef Tacos

Slow Cooker Chili Colorado Burritos

Slow Cooker Nacho Bake

Slow Cooker Ham & Cheese Melts


Slow Cooker Soup & Chili Recipes:

One of my FAVORITE times to pull out the slow cooker is when it start to get a chill in the air.  That's when it's time for slow cooker soup and chili recipes.  Perfect for taking to potlucks, or just serving with some crusty bread – these recipes will warm you right up!

Slow Cooker White Chicken Chili

Slow Cooker Cheeseburger Soup

Slow Cooker Vegetable Tortellini Soup

Slow Cooker Broccoli Cheese Soup

Slow Cooker Olive Garden Pasta Fagioli Soup

Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Chili

Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup

Slow Cooker Cream Cheese Chicken Chili

Slow Cooker Potato Soup

Slow Cooker French Onion Soup

Slow Cooker Chicken and Noodles Soup

Slow Cooker Chicken & Rice Soup

Slow Cooked Ham & Bean Soup

Slow Cooker Chicken Minestrone Soup


Slow Cooker Pasta Recipes:

Pasta in the slow cooker?  YES!  Follow the recipes closely to make sure you don't end up with soggy noodles.

Slow Cooker Rigatoni

Slow Cooker Ravioli

Slow Cooker Meat Lover's Spaghetti

Slow Cooker Spaghetti with Meatballs Recipe


Slow Cooker Side Dishes:

If you have multiple slow cookers you can really up your game – have your main dish in one and your side dish in another!  This comes in especially handy on big holidays or parties.

Slow Cooker Macaroni & Cheese

Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes

Easy Crock-Pot Baked Potatoes

4 Ingredient Slow Cooker Applesauce



Slow Cooker Appetizers:

These slow cooker appetizers are great for serving up while the family watches football – they're both a BIG hit with my crew!

Slow Cooker Chicken Crack Dip

Slow Cooker Ro-Tel Dip


Slow Cooker Breakfast Casserole

Slow Cooker Breakfast Recipes:

Get this breakfast casserole together the night before for an easy Christmas morning – or take to a lady's brunch!

How to Hard Boil Eggs in the Slow Cooker

Slow Cooker Breakfast Casserole



Slow Cooker Holiday Recipes:

Put your ham or turkey in the slow cooker this holiday, and free up your oven for all those pies and casseroles 🙂

Crockpot Maple Glazed Ham

Slow Cooker Roast

Slow Cooker Ham

Turkey Breast in Crock Pot

How to Roast a Turkey in Your Slow Cooker


Slow Cooker Monkey Bread

Slow Cooker Desserts:

Check out these slow cooker desserts to really stretch your crock-pot to its limits!

Slow Cooker Christmas Candy

Slow Cooker Mug Brownies

Slow Cooker Monkey Bread

Slow Cooker Tips:

Slow cooking tips and trouble-shooting to help you solve your most persistent slow cooker problems (try saying that three times fast) 😉

When your ham is too big for your slow cooker

15 Secrets to Slow Cooker Success

How to Cook Taco Meat in the Slow Cooker

10 Easy Recipes Using Cooked Chicken 

5 Reasons You Need to Use Your Slow Cooker Every Single Week


My Favorite Slow Cookers:

Crock Pot 6-Quart 5-in-1 


Hamilton Beach 7-Quart Programmable Slow Cooker 

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Crock-Pot Cook' N Carry 6-Quart Slow Cooker 


Crockpot Cook & Carry Digital Slow Cooker with Heat Saver Stoneware


Crockpot 2.5-Quart Mini Casserole Crock Slow Cooker

instant pot

Instant Pot