Slow Cooker Chicken with 40 Cloves of Garlic
White meat can dry out after a long haul in the slow cooker, so we opt for bone-in thighs to guarantee optimal flavor and succulence. Make prep easier with prepeeled garlic, and pretty-up the platter with lemon slices and thyme sprigs.
This saucy slow cooker chicken lives at the flavorful intersection where sweet and savory meet. Never cooked with apricot brandy? It lends a unique fruity richness to this dish and can be found in most liquor stores shelved with flavored other liqueurs.
Slow-cooker Carrot-Ginger Soup provides a healthy and flavorful option for a weeknight dinner. For a refreshing summertime soup, serve it chilled.
Fresh Vegetable Quinoa Bowl
Making stock has never been easier, thanks to the slow cooker. You can also use unsalted chicken stock as a substitute. (Note: You can make the stock overnight after enjoying Dinners 1 and 2. Strip herb leaves, and prep all vegetables for the week, using trimmings in stock.)
Cook and serve this dip in a slow cooker to keep it warm. Makes a great dish for a Derby party!
Slow Cooker Pork Chops with Mushrooms and Carrots
A full-plate dinner simmers to saucy, savory perfection in the slow cooker. To end up with super-succulent pork, don't overcook the chops in the pan before adding to the slow cooker. Just a couple of minutes per side will be enough to achieve nice color. Don't be afraid of the time, you will only be actively preparing and cooking for about 20 minutes as the rest cooks away in the slow-cooker for 7 hours until the meat and vegetables are tender.
Lemony Chicken Breasts with Rice
Hoisin Pork in Lettuce Cups
For an easy and crowd-pleasing dinner idea, try Hoisin Pork in Lettuce Cups—a tasty slow-cooker recipe.
Wild Mushroom Pasta Alfredo with Walnuts
Appealing to the eye and palette, Wild Mushroom Pasta Alfredo with Walnuts takes minimal cooking time in the slow cooker. And talk about hands-off cooking, even the past cooks in the slow cooker.
Apricot and Lamb Tagine
Slow-Cooker Lemon Poppy-Seed Cake
Make this easy cake in your slow-cooker for your next backyard BBQ or garden party. Fresh lemon juice and zest give the cake a brightness that will rival the summer sun.
Chicken with Artichokes and Wild Mushrooms
A special dinner such as Chicken with Artichokes and Wild Mushrooms is easily achieved on busy weeknights thanks to your slow cooker. The chicken is first browned in a skillet for added visual appeal and flavor.
Slow-Cooker Chicken Lettuce Cups
These cups pair the freshness of a salad with the heartiness of a taco.
Slow Cooker Chicken with Tarragon and Leeks
Not only does the chicken cook in the slow-cooker, so do the baby new potaotes and leeks!