27 Crock Pot Recipes to Try Immediately

For easy meals and snacks with a quick prep and big flavor, there’s nothing like a crock pot. And if you’re looking for some recipe inspiration, you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re looking for game day snack ideas or need to switch up your weeknight dinner routine, here are some great crock pot recipes we found for your cooking pleasure.


    1. Creamy Crock Pot Hot Chocolate:
      Perfect for a crowd on a chilly winter’s day.
    2. Pumpkin Spiced Lattes:
      Forget Starbucks! Just make your own pumpkin spiced lattes for all to enjoy throughout the day.


    1. Spinach and Artichoke Dip:
      spindipDamn Delicious
      By far, the easiest way to make one of your favorite dips.
    2. Bacon Cheesy Onion Dip:
      bacondipThe Frugal Girls
      Here’s another dip that’s perfect for game day.
    3. BBQ Pulled Pork Sliders:
      BBQNeighbor Food Blog
      This could easily be a great dinner too, but pulled pork sliders are a great snack, especially during game time.
    4. Buffalo Chicken Dip:
      buffRunning to Bake
      Use four ingredients to make a dip that everyone will fight over (and I say this from experience).
    5. Pizza Dip:
      pizzadipThe Messy Baker
      Pair this yummy pizza dip with homemade garlic bread dippers.
    6. Turkey Meatballs with Cranberry BBQ Sauce:
      meatballsThe Gourm and Mom
      I tried this recipe for an Oscar’s party once and let’s just say there were no leftovers.
    7. Cocktail Sausages:
      cocktailDamn Delicious
      These effortless cocktail sausages will disappear very quickly on game day.

Main Courses

    1. Cheap and Easy Crock Pot Roast Beef:
      roastYour Lighter Side
      Use whatever leftover veggies you have in the fridge (like carrots, celery, peppers, etc.) to make this simple, filling meal for many.
    2. Slow Cooker Maple Chicken with Sweet Potatoes:
      maple$5 Dinners
      Adults and kids alike will love this sweet, filling dish.
    3. 5-Ingredient Beef Stew:
      Beef stew, a jar of southwest salsa, beef broth, chick peas and baby carrots make a hearty stew in the crock pot.
    4. Baked Potato Soup:
      12075509523_b55b817b0b_kF. Delventhal
      This is the ultimate comfort food soup, and it’s a great way to use up those extra potatoes from the 5 pound bag you got from the store.
    5. Fried Rice:
      Use leftover rice and meat to transform one meal into an entirely different meal.
    6. Cream Cheese Chicken Enchilada Stuffed Peppers:
      pepperCinnamon Spice and Everything Nice
      Okay, we’re pretty sure this picture speaks for itself.
    7. Leftover Hambone Soup:
      hamDamn Delicious
      This is the perfect soup to make with leftover holiday ham! The flavor goes a long way in this dish.
    8. Sloppy Joes:
      You can get a lot of dinners (and lunches) out of this amazing slow cooker recipe.
    9. Shredded Buffalo Chicken:
      buffsanYoung and Married Chic
      Four ingredients make a delicious buffalo chicken that you can use to make tasty sandwiches.
    10. Veggie Lasagna:
      7641048504_a5da707270_kLindsay Attaway
      Take the fuss out of making lasagna by just throwing all of your ingredients into the slow cooker.
    11. 4-Ingredient Salsa Verde Chicken:
      salsaGimme Some Oven
      Taco night just got a lot easier (and a lot yummier).


    1. Holiday Candy:
      candyThe Slow Roasted Italian
      Whip up a batch of some candy in bulk with your crock pot.
    2. Slow Cooker Baked Apples:
      baked_applesBedtime Monsters
      So easy and so impressively tasty.
    3. Death by Chocolate Molten Cake with Nutella:
      moltenHomemaking Hacks
      The slow cooker is the perfect way to achieve that “wet” center than make molten chocolate cakes so irresistible.
    4. Apple Cinnamon Dump Cake:
      apple_dump365ish Days of Pinterest
      It’s like a sloppy apple pie!
    5. Slow Cooker S’mores Cake:
      smoresA Savory Feast
      This brings s’mores to a whole other level.


  1. Apple Butter:
    Yummy homemade apple butter can be stored in the freezer for up to a year!
  2. Yogurt:
    The crock pot is the perfect place to make your own yogurt. This is a big money saver if your family goes through a lot of yogurt on a normal basis.




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