6 Crockpot Recipes You Need in Your Life

One word: yum.

Caitlin M.
ByCaitlin M.

Anyone who has a crockpot already knows the wonder that is the slow cooker. For those of you who haven't embraced the "toss-it-in-and-leave-it" method of cooking, what on Earth are you waiting for? A crockpot is ideal for fixing up everything from chili to soup and yes, even dessert. To say our stomachs were growing when researching this story is an understatement. See six crockpot recipes you need in your life this fall.


Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup by The Kitchn

chicken tortilla soup

A little bit spicy, a little bit savory, and a whole lot of tasty. Cumin, chili powder, and cayenne make this a zesty option for dinner.


Slow Cooker Jambalaya by Delish

slow cooker jambalaya

The Cajun touch in this hearty dish has us going back for seconds. The recipes serves four but if you have leftovers, pack it in a mason jar to take to lunch the next day!


Easy Slow Cooker Chili by Chowhound

crockpot chili

Nothing says cozy night in quite like chili. Top a bowl of this warm comfort food off with cheddar cheese and saltine crackers.


Slow Cooker Cheesy Bacon Ranch Potatoes by Damn Delicious

slow cooker cheesy bacon ranch potatoes

You can even toss potatoes in your slow cooker for a party-ready dish. This bacon and ranch recipe is perfect for watching the big game! Pair with football snacks, and you're good to go!


Slow Cooker Chicken Pot Pie by Creole Contessa

chicken pot pie

This classic option is a win win for the whole family. Don't forget to get that flaky crust to reach for puff pastry sheets!


Crockpot Caramel Apple Crumble by How Sweet Eats

caramel apple crumble

And don't forget desserts! Serve this seasonal treat with a side of vanilla ice cream and cinnamon sticks!


What are you go-to crockpot recipes? Share with us your favorites!

About the Author
Caitlin M.
Caitlin M.
Runner. Music lover. All things nachos. Follow me on Instagram: @caitlinsmiller