All posts in: Slow Cooker

Slow Cooker Carnitas

Don’t skip the last step of broiling the carnitas for 5 minutes!  The meat will get crispy and deliciously caramelized.  

September 3, 2020 | Main Dishes, Slow Cooker

Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Sandwiches

Make a quick ranch dressing using a dry mix or just use your favorite bottled dressing.        

September 1, 2020 | Main Dishes, Sandwiches, Slow Cooker

Slow Cooker French Dips

For the the au jus part of the French Dips, you can just serve the cooking liquid on the side.  To make it even more delicious, strain the liquid, add a 1/4 cup red wine,… Read more »

January 12, 2019 | Main Dishes, Sandwiches, Slow Cooker

Italian Vegetable Beef Soup (Slow Cooker)

Don’t skip the step of searing the beef! It only takes a few minutes, and it makes a huge difference in flavor.   The spinach and rosemary are optional, but I recommend both!      

January 11, 2019 | Slow Cooker, Soup and Salad

Chicken and Wild Rice Soup (Slow Cooker)

I like this recipe because you can just throw everything in the slow cooker, come back 4 hours later, and dinner is ready!    

December 1, 2018 | Slow Cooker, Soup and Salad

Slow Cooker Meatball Subs

This was a hit with the whole family and requires only assembly, no cooking!  Look in your store for meatballs that don’t have many ingredients and good quality marinara.  

October 27, 2018 | Main Dishes, Slow Cooker, Soup and Salad

Slow Cooker Lemon Garlic Chicken

Serve this Slow Cooker Lemon Garlic Chicken over egg noodles or mashed potatoes.        

September 24, 2018 | Main Dishes, Slow Cooker

Slow Cooker Red Beans and Rice

This recipe calls for soaking the dry beans overnight. If you forget to soak them, you can bring the beans to a boil, let them soak for an hour, rinse them, and then cook.  … Read more »

September 16, 2018 | Main Dishes, Slow Cooker, Soup and Salad

Slow Cooker Burrito Bowls

Step one: Throw frozen chicken breasts and a jar of salsa into the slow cooker on low in the morning.   Step two: Come home from a busy evening, heat up some cheese dip and… Read more »

September 17, 2017 | Main Dishes, Slow Cooker