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    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes

    Crockpots… slow cookers… those magical kitchen gadgets that make your life so easy. Most of the time, it’s just a matter of dump all the ingredients in the pot, turn it on, and come home to some amazing aromas.

    We love our slow cooked meals, so that’s why we compiled this great collection of Crockpot Recipes from GypsyPlate and around the internet.

    From soups and stews to roasts, ribs, meatballs and so much more, there’s just so many wonderful dishes you can make in your slow cooker.

    Somehow, when meat cooks low and slow for hours, it always ends up melt in your mouth tender and delicious.

    Cook your way through this great list, you’re sure to find a new family favorite…

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes.

    1. Crock Pot Barbacoa Pork

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - barbacoa pork.

    Starting off our list of unique crock pot recipes is this crockpot barbacoa pork. It’s super juicy, moist, tender, and garlicky. The pork is simmered in Mexican flavors and ingredients, like cumin, cilantro, and adobo sauce. One of our favorite crockpot recipes.

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    2. Crock Pot Hawaiian Pineapple Chicken

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - Hawaiian pineapple chicken.

    When you think about Hawaii, you probably think about pineapples, which are a real star in this crockpot Hawaiian pineapple chicken. If you like Hawaiian food or pineapples, definitely give this one a try.

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    3. Meaty Cabbage Soup

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - meaty cabbage soup.

    Sometimes, we just don’t want to have to put a ton of effort into a meal. Lucky for you, this meaty cabbage soup uses simple ingredients, and is super easy to prepare, which makes it the perfect dish for a super busy day.

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    4. Crockpot Tuscan Chicken

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - Tuscan chicken.

    Another delicious dish that doesn’t require too much effort is this crockpot Tuscan chicken. It uses an amazing parmesan sauce that’s creamy, dreamy, and garlicky, and it has spinach and sundried tomatoes. What’s not to love?

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    5. The BEST Crock Pot Pork Chops

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - islander pork.

    Claiming to be the best in anything food related is a big claim, but these might just be the best crock pot pork chops that you’ll ever taste. The recipe goes over how to make them in a crockpot or an instant pot, so regardless of what you have, you’re ready to make them!

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    6. Guinness Beef Stew

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - Guinness beef stew.

    Another dish that’s filled with rich and savory flavors is this Guinness beef stew. Surprisingly, it uses tougher cuts of meat, because once meat is cooked in a slow cooker, the collagen that makes the meat tough melts and the meat becomes tender and juicy.

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    7. Crack Chicken

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - crack chicken.

    Despite it’s funny name, crack chicken is actually very popular. It’s chicken that’s creamy, cheesy, and so addictive, you’ll definitely be wanting to make it again! Go ahead and bookmark the recipe, because it’s going to be a favorite!

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    8. Crock Pot Picadillo

    puerto rican picadillo in a white bowl with rice, black beans and plantains

    This crock pot picadillo is a flavorful Puerto Rican dish that’s full of flavor. It’s made using ground beef and a sauce that uses tomatoes, cumin, bell peppers, green olives, and various spices. Fans of Latin food, you’ll love this one! Follow crockpot method in the post.

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    9. Ropa Vieja

    Juicy, tender, and rich all describe this ropa vieja recipe. It’s made using beef, bell peppers, onions, Spanish olives, crushed tomatoes, and more to make a delicious ropa vieja, which is also known as Cuban braised beef.

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    10. Slow Cooker Beef Bourguignon

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - beef bourguignon.

    It’s both hearty and rich, you’ll love this slow cooker beef bourguignon recipe. It’s super tender, and the meat will just melt in your mouth. The beef and vegetables are also slow cooked in a delicious homemade sauce.

    Get the Recipe @ therecipecritic


    11. Slow Cooker Asian Glazed Chicken

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - Asian glazed chicken.

    It’s always fun to try different ways of preparing food that’s eaten all over the world, and this slow cooker Asian glazed chicken recipe does just that! The chicken is coated in a tasty Asian glaze, and your house will be filled with wonderful smells!

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    12. Greek Slow Cooker Lemon Chicken and Potatoes

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - Greek lemon chicken.

    Lemon and potatoes just scream Greek, just like this Greek slow cooker lemon chicken and potatoes recipe does. If you’re a fan of Greek food, you will fall in love with this one. It’s packed to the brim with bright flavors and it’s super tender!

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    13. Crispy Pork Carnitas (Mexican Slow Cooked Pulled Pork)

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - carnitas.

    Crispy pork carnitas may not be something you’ve tried before, but once you make it you’ll wish you made it years ago. It’s pretty similar to traditional Mexican carnitas, but it doesn’t use lard. They’re also super tender and juicy.

    Get the Recipe @ cafedelites


    14. Slow Cooker Pot Roast

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - pot roast.

    This slow cooker pot roast makes for a spectacular comfort food. It’s just a classic meal that uses real ingredients. Who doesn’t love that? The fresh onions and garlic add a ton of flavor, and help make the dish hearty and tasty!

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    15. Slow Cooker Loaded Potato Soup

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - potato soup.

    If you’re looking for a recipe that will warm you up on a cold winter night, look no further! This slow cooker loaded potato soup is both easy to make, and delicious! Even if it’s not a cold night, it’s still definitely worth making.

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    16. Crockpot Salsa Verde Chicken

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - salsa verde chicken.

    This crockpot salsa verde chicken is filled with sliced bell pepper, lime juice, and salsa verde. It’s healthy, easy to make, and delicious – you can’t really get any better than that! Go ahead and get your crockpot ready now.

    Get the Recipe @ eatwell101


    17. Easy Slow Cooker Chili

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - chili.

    This recipe isn’t joking when it calls itself easy. True to its name, this easy slow cooker chili is easy to make, super hearty, and wonderfully cozy. It cooks nice and slow, and will fill your house with the aroma of beef chili.

    Get the Recipe @ damndelicious


    18. Slow Cooker Thai Peanut Chicken

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - Thai peanut chicken.

    Thai peanut chicken is a favorite for many, and if that describes you, you’ll surely fall in love with this slow cooker version. It’s creamy, flavorful, and served on noodles that are thick and rich. Trust us, you’ll enjoy it!

    Get the Recipe @ therecipecritic


    19. Crock Pot Chicken Noodle Soup

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - chicken noodle soup.

    Maybe you’re not feeling so good, and you’d like a bowl of chicken noodle soup to help cheer you up and make you feel great. Well now you can make it in a crock pot! It’s super yummy, and for many people, it’s pure nostalgia in a bowl.

    Get the Recipe @ wellplated


    20. Asian Caramel Slow Cooker Pulled Pork

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - Asian pulled pork.

    Not only is this Asian caramel slow cooker pulled pork super delicious, but it’s also super tender. The pork is smothered in a savory, addicting, sweet, and spicy sauce that’s made from coconut milk, chili sauce, soy sauce and more!

    Get the Recipe @ carlsbadcravings


    21. Slow Cooker Chicken Cacciatore

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - chicken caccitore.

    Another super easy dish to cook is this slow cooker chicken cacciatore. It practically cooks itself, and it’s super flavorful. The meal has chicken, onions, herbs, and vegetables that all get mixed into a thick tomato sauce that you’re going to love!

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    22. Crockpot BBQ Pulled Chicken

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - bbq chicken.

    This crockpot BBQ pulled chicken isn’t just super tasty, it’s also super easy to make! It’s got perfectly tender chicken thighs, superb spices, and robust sauces to spice things up. It makes a phenomenal BBQ chicken sandwich.

    Get the Recipe @ cookingclassy


    23. Crockpot Tortellini Soup with Sausage

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - tortellini soup.

    If you’re looking for a meal that’s easy to make, hearty, and comforting, look no further! This crockpot tortellini soup with sausage is made with Italian sausage, fresh tomatoes, cheese tortellini, cream, and spinach to make a bowl of goodness.

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    24. Slow Cooker Spaghetti and Meatballs

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - spaghetti and meatballs.

    Everyone loves spaghetti and meatballs, they’re a classic dish. This slow cooker spaghetti and meatballs recipe is so good you’ll be jumping in the air shouting “Mamma Mia!” After all, who doesn’t love an easy to make recipe? The pasta is cooked right in a crockpot.

    Get the Recipe @ damndelicious


    25. Crockpot Teriyaki Meatballs

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - teriyaki meatballs.

    These crockpot teriyaki meatballs are melt-in-your-mouth marvelous! They make for a great appetizer, or even as a main entree if you’d prefer. They’re a great dish to make if you’ve got a bunch of friends over for a sports game or a party.

    Get the Recipe @ thecookierookie


    26. Slow Cooker Honey Buffalo Wings

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - honey buffalo wings.

    Making buffalo wings can be difficult, but this slow cooker honey buffalo wings recipe provides an easy and stress-free way of making them! They’re perfect for a large gathering like a sports party because of how hands-free and easy they are.

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    27. Slow Cooker Rotisserie Style Chicken

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - rotisserie chicken.

    This slow cooker rotisserie style chicken is sure to be a new favorite in your house! It’s packed with juicy, delicious flavors, and it’s perfectly tender. If you didn’t think it could get any better, you’ll be happy to hear it’s also easy to make!

    Get the Recipe @ cookingclassy


    28. Crock Pot Salsa Chicken

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - salsa chicken.

    Sometimes, you just want a recipe that’s keto-friendly and low carb. If that describes you, you’re in luck with this crockpot salsa chicken! It’s wonderfully moist, slightly spicy, and easy to make because it only uses three ingredients.

    Get the Recipe @ easylowcarb


    29. Slow Cooker Chicken Pot Pie

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - chicken pot pie.

    Another chicken recipe on our list is this slow cooker chicken pot pie recipe. It’s one of the easiest pot pies to make, and it’s made from scratch, so you won’t be using any store bought cream of chicken soup for this dish!

    Get the Recipe @ damndelicious


    30. Slow Cooker Barbecue Ribs

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - ribs.

    Everyone loves an easy to make recipe that melts right in your mouth- which is exactly what these slow cooker barbecue ribs do! They’re super tender, and they’re finished off in an oven to make barbecue sticky glaze and caramelize the edges.

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    31. Mississippi Roast Recipe

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - Mississippi roast.

    It can be fun to try making recipes in the style of a particular area, and it’s a great way to find out new favorite meals! If you’re a fan of roasts, you’ll love this Mississippi roast recipe. It’s famous throughout Mississippi for a reason!

    Get the Recipe @ thecookierookie


    32. Slow Cooker Salisbury Steak

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - Salisbury steak.

    Speaking of regional recipes, you’ll definitely enjoy this slow cooker Salisbury steak recipe. It makes spectacular comfort food, and it’s filled with rich flavors that will impress your entire family. Go ahead and try making it now!

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    33. Crockpot Creamy White Chicken Chili

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - white chicken chili.

    This crockpot creamy white chicken chili stays true to its name – it’s creamy and delicious! It’s not too heavy, because it doesn’t use any heavy cream, and it’s wonderfully comforting, hearty, and just all around amazing.

    Get the Recipe @ carlsbadcravings


    34. Slow Cooker Mongolian Beef

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - Mongolian beef.

    Whether or not you’ve had Mongolian beef before, this slow cooker Mongolian beef dish is so good, you should definitely try making it for yourself! The beef is cooked with garlic, ginger, brown sugar, and soy sauce.

    Get the Recipe @ dinneratthezoo


    35. Slow Cooker Indian Butter Chicken

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipes - butter chicken.

    Last on our list is this slow cooker Indian butter chicken recipe. It’s made with ingredients and spices that you probably already have in your cabinets, and the creamy, rich, flavors come together to make a restaurant-quality dish!

    Get the Recipe @ dinnerthendessert


    Wow, so many various dishes you can cook in your crockpot. Don’t they all look delicious?

    Bookmark or pin this great collection of crockpot recipes so you always know where to find it. And be sure to subscribe to the GypsyPlate mailing list, we’re always cooking up great new recipes for you. Have fun…

    Crockpot recipes.

    The 35 BEST Crockpot Recipe

    This collection of great easy Crockpot Recipes will make your life easy and tasty, thanks to your slow cooker. One of our favorite recipes is this Tuscan Chicken:

    Ingredients

    • 6-8 boneless skinless chicken thighs
    • 3 garlic cloves, chopped
    • 3 tbsp butter, divided
    • 1.5 cup cream
    • 1/2 cup chicken stock (optional)
    • 3/4 to 1 cup parmesan cheese
    • 1/2 cup sundried tomatoes, chopped or cut into strips
    • 1 Tbsp Italian seasoning
    • 3-4 cups spinach, packed
    • 1/2 tsp red chili flakes
    • 1/2 tsp salt
    • 1/2 tsp freshly cracked black pepper
    • 1 Tbsp oil

    Instructions

      1. Season the chicken with salt, pepper, red chili flakes. Heat oil and 1 Tbsp butter in a pan on medium high heat. Add chicken and cook for 5-6 minutes. Flip and cook for 3-4 minutes on the other side. Transfer them to crockpot.
      2. In the same pan, add in the remaining 2 Tbsp butter. Add in garlic and sauté for 30-40 seconds. Add in cream and chicken stock and cook for 3-4 minutes. Stir in parmesan cheese and Italian seasoning and cook for a minute. Add in sun dried tomatoes and cook for a minute.
      3. Pour the sauce over chicken in the crock pot. Spread well. Cover and cook 3-4 hours on HIGH or 6-8 hours on LOW.
      4. Once the chicken is tender and cooked, stirred in spinach leaves and mix well with the sauce. Cover and cook till wilted.

    Notes

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