Who loves crockpot recipes? I’m a huge fan of putting everything into the slow cooker and coming home to a hot and ready dinner. Easy Slow Cooker Recipes are some of my favorites because they turn out perfectly every time.
Crockpot cooking is easy, especially if you know you will have a busy week ahead. I make a grocery list, throw everything in the crockpot in the morning, and dinner is done by evening. What’s not to love?
These 80+ Crockpot Recipe Ideas make an awesome go-to list when looking for something fast and easy to make for dinner! There are crockpot recipes here for appetizers, sides, and desserts!
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How can I make a crockpot easy to clean after cooking a meal in it?
Keeping your crockpot clean after cooking a meal in it can be rather difficult, as sauces and aromas from the food tend to cling to its walls. Luckily, there are several steps you can take to make cleaning up much easier.
First, consider using a liner bag when adding ingredients to the pot – this will create a barrier between the dish and the pot itself, making the wash-up much easier when you’re finished.
Another simple method is to line the crockpot with aluminum foil before cooking.
Finally, if possible, use vinegar or baking soda when washing – these natural solutions can help eliminate any persistent odors left in your pot after it’s done cooking.
By following these steps, you should find cleaning your crockpot becomes significantly less of a chore.
What does the warm setting do on a crock pot?
A warm setting on a crock pot is designed to keep foods at a gentle simmer and slow cook them over an extended period.
While this setting will not provide enough heat to cook the food, it is best used when preparing items that have already been cooked or only need to be heated.
It can also be used as a safe-keeping temperature for recently boiled dishes.
This can help to prevent the food from becoming too dry or overcooked due to extended cooking time while they are still safely being kept at the same temperature.
What foods can be cooked in a slow cooker?
Slow cookers are an increasingly popular kitchen appliance due to their versatility. Such appliances can create various dishes since they can simmer food at a low temperature over a long period.
The type of food that can be cooked in a slow cooker is nearly endless and includes roasts, poultry, soups and stews, dried beans, grains and cereals, vegetables, and mashed potatoes or sweet potatoes.
Delicious and hearty meals can be created in just a few hours using simple ingredients such as canned tomatoes or broth, onions, and garlic, along with herbs and spices.
Furthermore, many slow cooker recipes require less preparation than traditional stove-top cooking methods.
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80+ Crockpot Recipes
You’ll find appetizers, meals, desserts, and snack recipes on this list! Get your crock pots ready to cook, and enjoy the process!
These are just a few delicious slow cooker recipes that caught my eye!
80+ Crockpot Recipes:
This list of slow cooker recipes proves that dinner doesn't have to be complicated! All you need to do is a meal plan, start at the top, and work your way down! So many delicious options!
I think it's time to dust off my crock pot! Thanks for sharing this long list of crockpot recipes on Merry Monday.
Sunday 10th of September 2017
Oh my what a fantastic collection of Crockpot Recipes! I really appreciate you sharing with us at Full Plate Thursday and hope you are having a safe and enjoyable weekend.
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Wednesday 6th of September 2017
This is the PERFECT roundup for the crisp fall weather that will be coming soon. I'm definitely pinning this for later. Thanks for linking up to this weeks Creative K Kids' Tasty Tuesday – I can't wait to see what you create next week!
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Monday 4th of September 2017
This is an amazing list of meals. They will come in so handy on those busy nights. I can't wait to try.....Crockpot Green Bean Casserole..... I have never heard of it in a crockpot.
Wednesday 11th of January 2017
Thanks for joining us at the Inspiration Spotlight party. Great roundup. Pinned & shared.