Category: Slow Cooker Recipes

Beer Braised Short Rib BBQ Sandwiches {Slow Cooker}

Pulled BBQ beef on a bun with potato chips in the background

This easy, hands-off short rib recipe with just 10 ingredients makes perfectly tender, fall apart beef. This post may contain affiliate links. I receive compensation for purchases made using affiliate links (more information). Short ribs are one of my favorite cuts of beef. I typically make short ribs in my Le Creuset braiser, but it

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20 Homemade Pasta Sauce Recipes

Collage of pasta sauces

Don’t have pasta sauce in your pantry? You can make some with these 20 homemade pasta sauce recipes. Most of these recipes are quick and easy. Many can be made in the Instant Pot or slow cooker, and there’s even a recipe for the air fryer!

BBQ Beef Tips With Cheddar Grits {Slow Cooker}

This recipe combines two of my favorite food items: barbecue sauce and grits. Unfortunately it’s one of those recipes I just wasn’t able to photograph as well as I’d like, but it is delicious! I made an outstanding slow cooker Mongolian beef a few weeks ago. It was extremely flavorful, and the beef was fall

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Pulled Pork Tortilla Soup {Slow Cooker or Stovetop}

I’m trying to purge some of the things from my freezer, and I had some leftover pulled pork that needed to be used. My go-to for using random freezer meats is usually chili, so I thought about doing a white chili or some kind of chili verde (similar to the pulled pork burrito bowls, but

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Slow Cooker Mongolian Beef (with gluten-free option)

Mongolian beef over lo mein noodles

Mongolian beef made in the slow cooker is tender and full of ginger and garlic flavor. Mongolian beef is typically made with flank steak, but I made this one with sirloin, which I cut into thin strips. I have a bunch of sirloin steaks in the freezer that I got on clearance. Whenever I see

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Slow Cooker Chicken Chili

Chicken chili in a bowl

We had a rainy, chilly day last weekend. I needed to go out and run some errands, but I also had a couple of house projects I needed to start. A friend asked me to bring tools over to help her hang some things in her house, so I did that too. I wanted something

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Meatball Sub Sliders

Meatball sub sliders

This is another recipe from a horseback riding club potluck. The potlucks are almost always on a Friday evening, so I need a recipe that’s easy to do after a full day of work. These were very easy, and I even made a quick homemade tomato sauce to go with them. Not to sound like

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Semi-Homemade Slow Cooker Tomato Sauce

Tomato sauce in jar

I was making meatball sliders to bring to a potluck last weekend. It would have been easy to grab a jar of sauce, but I didn’t have time to run to the store. I tossed this together in the crock pot before cooking the meatballs. This sauce is tasty and easy to make – perfect

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Pulled Pork Burrito Bowls With Salsa Verde Chipotle Sour Cream {Partial Slow Cooker}

Burrito bowl: A bowl with rice on the bottom, topped with pulled pork, diced tomatoes, corn, black beans, cheese, green salsa, and sour cream

These pulled pork burrito bowls are perfect for dinner or to reheat for lunch. They’re loaded with fresh ingredients and complex flavors. The chipotle sour cream adds a cool heat.