We’ve rounded up a collection of our favorite Slow Cooker Meals from popular Bloggers and sites that we love.
There is something for everyone and most of them are on the Pinterest Top Pins list. We have also included a link to a post that features how to meal prep 40 meals in 4 hours. Be sure to scroll our page and pin your favorites as you go.
Slow Cooker Italian Chicken And Potatoes
via The Recipe Critic
Winner, winner chicken dinner – you can’t go wrong with this classic recipe from The Recipe Critic. In fact, blogger Alyssa who wrote this recipe is so obsessed with slow cooked meals, she owns 5 slow cookers herself!
The best part about this meal is that you won’t even need to cook up a side – everything is made in one pot!
Easy Crockpot Lasagna Recipe
via It’s Always Autumn
Autumn from It’s Always Autumn says she has a houseful of picky eaters, but this dish pleases every time.
She loves to make it in her slow cooker when the temperature rises outdoors. The prep for this meal takes just about 15 minutes, cooking up your meat and layering everything together. Make it in the morning and set and forget for about 5-6 hours. You’ll have a savory, tender lasagna come dinnertime.
Have you discovered the Swing and Serve Crock-Pot yet? We couldn’t believe our eyes and started dreaming of all the ways it can come in handy.
Imagine being able to slow-cook the main dish in the larger pot, and two sides in each smaller one.
How about making a nice one-pot meal, along with a dip for your bread and a nice dessert? It’s perfect for those who love to prep-cook their meals for the week ahead of time. The possibilities are endless.
Slow Cooker Chicken Parmesan
via Midnight Baker
As the Midnight Baker says, Chicken Parmesan is one of those meals that is truly best when it’s homemade. This recipe actually makes things even simpler in the slow cooker by using cooked breaded chicken strips or nuggets.
You’ll be using that extra time to craft your own delicious chunky tomato sauce, then top it all with shredded cheese.
Crock Pot Orange Chicken
The wonderful thing about cooking chicken in the slow cooker is how well it cooks completely on its own – Listotic blogger Lilly, makes use of this in this Crock Pot Orange Chicken recipe, allowing the fresh chicken breast to simmer in its own juices while cooking.
This gives you a deliciously juicy and tender piece of chicken. Lilly says she usually starts this recipe just after school finishes, and it’s ready in time for dinner, served with brown rice and veggies.
Crock Pot Stuffed Cabbage Rolls
via sugar apron
This recipe comes tried and true from Sugar Apron blogger Sarah’s own mom. A recipe from her childhood, she discovered that every time she makes it, nobody can help to go for seconds.
Even if you don’t normally love cabbage, we urge you to give these a try – they might just make you a fan! You’ll be rolling up ingredients into each cabbage leaf like a burrito, then layering them in your slow cooker and pouring a homemade sauce over.
Slow Cooker Salisbury Steak
via spend with pennies
Spend With Pennies blogger Holly loves to use her slow cooker any time of year, and with recipes like this Slow-Cooker Salisbury Steak, we don’t blame her! You’ll simmer the homemade beef patties all day in a savory gravy with sliced mushrooms and onions, making them extra tender and juicy.
If you’re low on time, Holly says you can also sub the homemade patties for pre-made frozen patties with similarly great results. You can serve this up on its own, or with mash, roasted veggies or rice – it works well with a variety of sides.
3 Ingredient Taco Chicken
Lilly from Listotic has found a way to make taco night a whole lot simpler! The secret to making an incredible 3-Ingredient Taco Chicken in your slow cooker? A really great salsa!
Serve it up in hard or soft taco shells, along with avocado, sour cream, lettuce, tomatoes, cheese and all of your favorite taco seasonings. It’s a great change from your regular taco night and is so simple to put together in your slow cooker.
Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken & Veggies
via Damn Delicious
This versatile recipe from Damn Delicious can be made using either skin-on chicken thighs or boneless, skinless chicken thighs depending on how you want to make it. It’s super simple to prep and put together, and it’s a great one-pot meal.
The recipe can be cooked on low heat for 7-8 hours or high heat for 3-4 hours. There is also an optional broiling step at the end, should you choose to use skin-on chicken thighs. Either way, it comes out absolutely scrumptious!
3 Ingredient Beef Pot Roast
We love keeping things simple, and so does Lilly from Listotic. That’s why she loves making this 3-Ingredient Pot Roast in her slow cooker.
You’ll be cooking on low for a few hours and you’ll have a delicious meal that will win rave reviews.
3 Ingredient Hawaiian Chicken
When you’re in the mood for that sweet-savory flavor, this 3-Ingredient Hawaain Crockpot Chicken from Listotic can really hit the spot. It’s amazing over some rice, veggies or made into sandwiches or rolls.
You’ll need three ingredients and the recipe cooks quite quickly in the crockpot, taking 4-6 hours on high or 2-3 hours on low. Lilly says you can use either crushed or pineapple chunks for this recipe, but she’s always preferred crushed.
Slow Cooker Chicken Alfredo Tortellini
via The Gunny Sack
This Slow-Cooker Chicken Alfredo Tortellini is comfort food at its best! Made with a delicious alfredo sauce, the tortellini is the perfect accompaniment. Blogger Tonia from The Gunny Sack came up with the recipe one night when she was running low on ideas for dinner.
Discovering she had frozen chicken breasts in her freezer, she decided to place them in the slow cooker. She then found some alfredo sauce and tortellini in her fridge and bam! The dish was born. This meal is incredible with garlic bread too.
Crock Pot Chicken And Gravy
via The Country Cook
The Country Cook keeps this Crock Pot Chicken And Gravy as one of her stand-by dishes during busy times. This slow cooker favorite is easy to make, requiring you to simply dump your ingredients in the slow cooker.
It’s great served with mashed potatoes, veggies and biscuits as shown, but it also makes a wonderful hot chicken sandwich.
General Tso’s Slow Cooker Chicken
via Chef Savvy
General Tso is a crowd favorite for sure. A classic takeout dish, not only will this homemade meal from Chef Savvy be simple, but it’s a whole lot healthier than the restaurant version.
You’ll need to coat and pan fry your chicken, then whip up the sauce and throw it all in the slow cooker for 2-3 hours, It’s great with rice or egg noodles and tastes delicious alongside spring rolls too.
Slow Cooker Cashew Chicken
The Recipe Critic promises that her version of Slow Cooker Cashew Chicken is not only simple, but better than takeout!
She makes the recipe using chicken she’s breaded beforehand, and with unbreaded chicken too. Apparently, both taste great.
Crock Pot Baked Potatoes
via Well Plated By Erin
Ever thought of making your baked potatoes in the crockpot? Erin from Well Plated By Erin makes these Crock Pot Baked Potatoes and swears they’re better than the oven-baked versions.
Some of the toppings that Erin recommends include extra-sharp cheddar cheese, chopped chives, crumbled bacon and greek yogurt. We’re hungry just thinking about it.
Slow Cooker Potato Soup
via Gimme Some Oven
This Slow Cooker Potato Soup from Gimme Some Oven is creamy, smooth is the ultimate comfort food.
This incredible soup also includes bacon, greek yogurt, and delicious sharp cheddar cheese. To say it’s a knockout is an understatement!
40 Meals In 4 Hours Dump Dinner Recipes
via Who Needs A Cape
You can set aside an afternoon and create 40 meals in 4 hours. Imagine the time and the money this will save you!
The Blogger gives a great tutorial that is very easy to follow and also has handy grocery lists too.
5 Super Easy Crock Pot Meals
via Utah Mom Connection
Here are another 5 simple ideas that will keep the family happy. Utah Mom Connection has come up with these great ideas and there really is something for everyone.
You will love this best-selling 5 Ingredient Slow Cooker Cookbook that is hugely popular. We highly recommend it.