Don’t Hurry, Be Happy – Try One Of These 24 Amazing Slow Cooker Dinners

1. Crockpot Beer-Braised Chicken

Please note the extremely cozy secret ingredient in this stew: pumpkin beer. Get the recipe.

2. Butternut Squash-Parsnip Soup

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3. Pumpkin & Beef Autumn Stew

Browning the beef before you add it to the slow cooker is important to add maximum meaty flavor. Get the recipe.

4. Loaded Baked Potato Soup

Does it still count as a “garnish” if you add a huge handful of cheese? Of course it does. Get the recipe.

5. Tarragon Lamb Shanks with Cannellini Beans

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6. Slow Cooker Honey Sesame Chicken

This recipe uses ingredients you almost definitely already have sitting around, i.e. is perfect for days when you’re not really interested in putting on pants. Get the recipe.

7. Crock Pot Brown Sugar & Balsamic-Glazed Pork

Served with roasted apples and potatoes. Get the recipe.

8. Pesto Lasagna with Spinach & Mushrooms

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9. Crock Pot Chipotle Ham and Bean Soup

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10. Slow Cooker Kale & Ham Hocks

Smoky, Southern-style greens make a great side dish, or you could throw them on some cooked grains to make a meal. Get the recipe.

11. Korean Spicy Chicken & Potatoes

Gochujang (Korean chile paste) gives this stew its kick. Get the recipe.

12. Crock Pot Creamy Tomato Soup

Grilled cheese for dunking is MANDATORY. Get the recipe.

13. Smoked Sausage Cassoulet

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14. Slow Cooker Roasted Poblano Pepper Chile

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15. Crockpot Creamy Tortellini Soup

God bless all soups that involve pasta. Get the recipe.

16. Slow Cooker Lemon & Olive Chicken

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17. Mexican Pumpkin Chili

A great healthy, veggie option that’ll fill you up. Get the recipe.

18. Slow Cooker Thai Chicken & Rice

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19. Slow Cooker Shio Ramen with Chili Oil

The chicken stock that makes the base of the soup is the important part, so it’s worth waiting until you’ve got leftover chicken bones to make it. Get the recipe.

20. Crock Pot Chickpea, Butternut Squash & Red Lentil Stew

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21. Slow Cooker Frittata with Kale, Roasted Red Pepper, and Feta

Sorry if the idea of making a frittata in a slow cooker just blew your mind. Get the recipe.

22. Slow Cooker Garden Minestrone

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23. Slow Cooker Macaroni & Cheese

Using a can of evaporated milk keeps it super-creamy. Get the recipe.

24. Crockpot Brown Sugar & Roasted Garlic Pulled Pot Roast Sandwiches

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