Top 25 Best Crockpot Recipes For Dinner

Here are 25 of the best crockpot recipes to feed your family! Throw these slow cooker recipes together in the morning for an easy dinner on a busy night. Added bonus? Many of them can be made in the Instant Pot as well. 

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It’s slow cooker season so let’s talk about some of the best crockpot meals! Although we’ve had a few spring-like days, we’re still deep into winter here in Ohio some I’m always on the hunt for some warm and cozy new recipes that don’t require a whole lot of work. We’re also a busy family of 5 with lots of after-school activities and there are many nights when healthy crockpot recipes come in handy! 

Best Healthy Crockpot Dinner Recipes

I reached out to some of my readers and asked for help gathering up some of their favorite crockpot recipes and I’ve got 25 delicious slow cooker recipes for you to check out today. Pick a few and add them to your upcoming weekly meal plans!

Best Crockpot Chicken Recipes

These are some of the chicken crockpot meals you’ll find! I’m always looking for new recipes to try with my chicken-loving family.

Honey Butter Crockpot Chicken

A simple combination of butter, honey, mustard and seasonings that turns into a magically delicious dinner in the crockpot!

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Slow Cooker Chicken Shawarma

Cook this yogurt-marinated chicken all day and then pair with veggies in a soft pita!

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Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Cook the chicken in enchilada sauce, shred it up and layer with corn tortillas and cheese for an easy enchilada option!

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Crockpot Orange Chicken

For a healthy twist on this classic takeout recipe, try making orange chicken at home!

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Best Chicken Thigh Crockpot Recipe

Everyone will love this juicy chicken recipe made with a simple sauce using honey, garlic and soy sauce!

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Best Crockpot Chili Recipes

If you’re looking for the best chili crockpot recipes, here are 5 you’ve gotta try, including a vegetarian option, a couple of chicken chilis and some classic award-winning chili recipes.

Sweet Potato Chicken Chili {Instant Pot or Slow Cooker}

This Sweet Potato Chicken Chili can be made in the Instant Pot or slow cooker for an easy, healthy dinner. And the leftovers make the perfect packable lunch. 

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Best Chili Crockpot Recipe

A classic chili recipe that’s full of flavor and packed with protein and fiber.

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Slow Cooker Red Lentil Chili

This vegan chili recipe is as easy as dumping everything in the crockpot and letting it cook!

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White Chicken Chili

This Easy White Chicken Chili is the perfect lunch or dinner soup and a nice change from traditional tomato-based chili.

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Best Crockpot Chili Recipe Winner

This chili has won multiple cook-offs so you know you’ve gotta try this award winner!

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Best Crockpot Soup Recipes

Think beyond the best crockpot chicken noodle soup recipes and try a few of these! Everything from chicken pot pie soup to lentil soup to classic potato soup.

Slow Cooker Chicken Posole

This soup is packed with warm spices and has tons of flavor! Don’t skip the toppings when serving!

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Healthy Chicken Pot Pie Soup

All the comfort and familiarity of chicken pot pie in an easy soup version!

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Crockpot Lentil Soup

If you’re looking for a crockpot vegetarian soup, this lentil version is a winner. Packed with veggies and plant protein!

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Slow Cooker Creamy Tortellini Soup

Veggies, Italian sausage and cheesy tortellini equals comfort in a bowl!

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Best Crockpot Potato Soup Recipe

A lightened up version of potato soup that is still full of flavor!

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Best Beef Crockpot Recipes

If you’re looking for the best beef crockpot recipes you’ve gotta try these! Everything from beef sandwiches to pot roast, there’s something for everyone!

Slow Cooker Balsamic Pot Roast

This Slow Cooker Balsamic Pot Roast is an easy, healthy dinner option for a busy night. Beef, potatoes and carrots cook all day for a balanced meal that’s ready when you walk in the door.

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Slow Cooker Meatballs (Or Instant Pot)

These Crockpot meatballs can be made in the slow cooker or Instant Pot for an easy, healthy dinner. Serve them over noodles, on a sub bun or enjoy them plain!

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Best Beef Stew Crockpot Recipe

The ultimate comfort food during a cold winter – tender beef, veggies and a flavorful broth!

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Crockpot Italian Beef

5 ingredients are all you need to make a slow cooker version of this popular sandwich!

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Best Roast Beef Crockpot Recipe

Tender meat and veggies in a delicious gravy that just requires 15 minutes of prep time!

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Healthy Crockpot Dinner Recipes

Here are some more of the best healthy crockpot meals ever for you to try. Remember that a lot of slow cooker recipes in this roundup would also make great freezer meals!

Crockpot Mojo Pork with Cuban Black Beans

This pork is perfect for making tacos, nachos or burrito bowls!

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Crockpot Balsamic Pork Roast

Cooked in honey and balsamic vinegar this pork is fall-apart tender when it’s done!

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Slow Cooker Ravioli Lasagna

Shortcut your lasagna making by skipping the long noodles and trying this version with ravioli!

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Crockpot Tuscan Chicken

Spend 10 minutes prepping this and enjoy a creamy chicken dish when it’s done! Serve over your favorite pasta! One of the best crockpot chicken breast recipes.

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Best Minestrone Crockpot Recipe

Packed with beans and veggies, this soup will keep you full for hours.

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So there you go! Which ones will you add to your meal plan this month? You can find all the slow cooker recipes on my site here.



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