Delicious Slow Cooker Gumbo Will Spice Up Your Dinner

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Gumbo is one of those meals that everyone loves but not everyone knows how to make. Well, turns out it is a lot easier than you thought because all you need is to throw all your ingredients in the slow cooker and then boom! Yummy meal ready to go!

Really there are only two steps to this, add everything in and wait then add in the rest and wait and then snack time! So simple! Check it out!

Ingredients:

  • 1 pound chicken breast, cut into bite sized pieces
  • 1 pound sausage
  • 1 pound shrimp, raw, shells removed
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 1 green pepper, diced
  • 1 jalapeno pepper, diced
  • 3 ribs celery, diced
  • 1 can diced tomatoes
  • 3 teaspoons garlic, minced
  • 2 cups chicken broth
  • 1 tablespoon cajun spice
  • 1 teaspoon thyme
  • 1 teaspoon oregano
  • 1 1/3 cups rice, cooked

Directions:

Add your chicken, sausage into the slow cooker with the onion, green pepper, jalapeno, celery, tomatoes, garlic chicken broth and spices.

Stir everything together then cover and cook on low for 6-7 hours.

Then add in your shrimp and rice, and mix it in. Cook for another 30 minutes on low.

Serve and enjoy!

It will quickly become a new family favorite!

Add Pizza Dough To Your Slow Cooker For This Perfect Make-Ahead Meal

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Pizza night is obviously the best night. But have you ever wanted a little something more out of your delivered pizza?

I mean, sure. You could get store-bought stuff. But it’s never as good. And homemade pizza is a lot of effort considering you want something quick and easy.

Look no further than this slow-cooker deep dish pizza! You can prep this in the morning and come home to a house smelling like delicious, fresh pizza. And really, who doesn’t want that?

Ingredients

  • 1 pound homemade pizza dough (or frozen pizza dough, thawed)
  • 2 tablespoon cornmeal
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 1 shallot, peeled and diced
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 28 ounce can crushed tomatoes
  • 2 teaspoons dried Italian Seasoning
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups shredded italian blend cheese
  • 1/2 pound italian pork sausage, cooked
  • Garnishes: Parmesan cheese and chopped parsley

Directions

Roll the pizza dough out onto a large piece of parchment paper. Make sure to roll and stretch to dough into an oval 2 inches longer and 2 inches wider than the crock of the slow cooker. Sprinkle with cornmeal and press into both sides of the crust. Then use the edges of the paper to lower the crust into the crock.

Place the butter and onions in a saute pan. Saute for 1-2 minutes, then add the garlic and saute another 2 minutes.

Add the crushed tomatoes, Italian Seasoning, sugar and salt. Simmer for 5 minutes, then remove from heat.

Cook the pork sausage in a separate skillet, breaking apart with a wooden spoon.

Spread the cheese over the bottom of the pizza crust. Lift and stretch the sides of the dough so they stand up past the cheese.

Sprinkle the crumbled sausage over the cheese. Then spread the tomato sauce over the sausage. Lift and stretch the sides of the crust again so it is above the edge of the sauce.

Cover the slow cooker with a long piece of paper towel. Then place the lid over the paper towel and pull it tight. This helps catch excess moisture.

Slow cook the pizza for 2-4 hours on high, or 4-6 hours on low. When you are ready to serve, lift the pizza out of the crock by the edges of the parchment paper and sprinkle the top with Parmesan cheese and parsley.

Serve and enjoy!

Add Ritz Crackers To A Slow Cooker For This Delicious Dinner

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When you have to cook dinner every night for the entire year (or at least it feels that way,) it can get repetitive.

It’s not that you don’t have good ideas, it’s that time is always a factor and sometimes you just want something quick and easy.

Never fear, though. We always have your back!

This Ritz cracker chicken is the perfect dish you can set in the slow cooker all day. Walk through the front door to a warm, yummy dinner the even the pickiest eaters will love!

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Ingredients

  • 1 10oz can cream of chicken soup
  • 1 pint sour cream
  • 1 1/2 cups crushed Ritz crackers
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 4 to 6 boneless skinless chicken breasts

Directions

  1. Combine the soup and sour cream in a bowl and set aside. In another bowl mix together crackers crumbs and melted butter.
  2. Place chicken in a slow cooker that has been sprayed lightly with non stick cooking spray. Spoon the soup/sour cream mixture over the chicken and then sprinkle with the Ritz cracker topping. Cover and cook on low for 7 to 8 hours, or cook on high for 4 to 5 hours.
  3. Serve over mashed potatoes.

And there you have it! A quick, easy, delicious dinner that will leave your family begging for me!

Slow Cooker Parmesan Honey Pork Roast Is Unbelievably Delicious

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If you want to make something that everyone is going to love, you have to try this amazing Slow Cooker Parmesan Honey Pork Roast.

Slow cookers are one of the best inventions. They let you set something up and come back hours later to a delicious meal. This has so many amazing flavors you are going to absolutely love it.

Ingredients:

  • 4 pounds boneless whole pork loin roast
  • 2/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 cup honey
  • 3 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 2 tables spoons dried basil
  • 2 tablespoons minced garlic
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 1/4 cup cold water

Directions:

In a bowl, add the honey, soy sauce, basil, garlic, olive oil, and salt and whisk it until combined.

Put your pork into your slow cooker and pour the sauce over top.

Cover and cook on low heat for 5.5 – 6 hours.

When it’s done, pull out the pork and cover with foil. Set aside.

Put the sauce from the slow cooker into a saucepan and bring to a liquid boil.

Add in the corn starch and mix in.

Pour in the water and stir for two minutes or until thickened.

Cut pork into slices and pour sauce over top.

Serve it up with all your favorite side dishes and enjoy!

Slow Cooker Chicken & Wild Rice Soup Will Warm You up on Those Chilly Days

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Slow cooker recipes are the best. There’s nothing better than a home-cooked meal that takes very little effort to throw together. This recipe for Slow Cooker Chicken and Wild Rice Soup takes the cake for an easy recipe you can set and forget, that will keep you warm on a chilly day.

This soup tastes amazing, but you’ll also feel good eating a fine balance of protein and veggies. Season according to your taste, and enjoy a delicious soup you’ll want to make again and again!

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Ingredients:

  • 1 lb chicken breasts, cut in half if large
  • 1/2 small onion, minced
  • 2 carrots, minced
  • 2 celery stalks, minced
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried sage
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried rosemary
  • 1 large or 2 small bay leaves
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 6 cups chicken broth
  • 3/4 cup wild rice-white rice blend

Directions:

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Add all ingredients into a 6-quart crock pot then cook on low for 4 hours or until chicken breasts are cooked through. Rice should be done around the same time.

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Shred chicken then stir back into soup and serve (soup will thicken as it cools).

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Depending on the type of rice you use, it may not be cooked through at 4 hours. If that’s the case, shred chicken then keep in the refrigerator until rice is tender, then stir into soup and let warm for 5 minutes before serving.

Enjoy Pizza and Pasta with This Easy Slow Cooker Pizza Casserole!

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Pizza is one of my favorite foods to eat, period. Pasta is a close second, but there’s just something about cheesy carbs with pizza toppings that you just can’t beat!

This Slow Cooker Pizza Casserole is the best of both worlds. We used this awesome 4 in 1 Jar Opener to get the jars of pizza sauce open with ease! There’s nothing like a product that can cut the struggle out of opening up tight jars. You’ll love this meal for an easy Saturday night!


Ingredients:


  • 1 box penne (or any shaped pasta)
  • 2 cans pizza sauce
  • 1pound beef, browned
  • 1 package pepperoni
  • 16 ounces mozzarella cheese, grated

Directions:


Start by cooking your pasta.

While the box of pasta is cooking, start browning your beef, then add in pizza sauce and stir well. Once your pasta is cooked, mix the meat mixture and pasta together, then pour into the slow cooker.

To layer the mixture into the slow cooker, put some tomato sauce at the bottom, then add the noodle/beef mixture, then add some cheese on top. Add more pasta/meat, the remainder of the cheese, then top with pepperoni. Put the lid on the slow cooker and let it cook for about 1-2 hours on low heat until everything is melted and heated through, then enjoy!

Slow Cooker Chicken Cacciatore Is What You Want Waiting for You When You Get Home

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Everyone loves a good shrimp boil! It’s a favorite southern recipe that’s perfect for summertime eating. Not only is this dish effortless to make but it’s irresistibly delicious and perfect for feeding a BBQ crowd.

Now, what if I told you that this mouthwatering recipe just got even easier? I know, it doesn’t sound possible, but it is!

This Sheet Pan Shrimp Boil cooks all the ingredients together on a baking sheet in

Fajita Nights Just Got a Whole Lot Easier with Slow Cooker Steak Fajitas!

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Everyone loves a good shrimp boil! It’s a favorite southern recipe that’s perfect for summertime eating. Not only is this dish effortless to make but it’s irresistibly delicious and perfect for feeding a BBQ crowd.

Now, what if I told you that this mouthwatering recipe just got even easier? I know, it doesn’t sound possible, but it is!

This Sheet Pan Shrimp Boil cooks all the ingredients together on a baking sheet in

Slow Cooker Garlic Ale Beef Sliders Will Make the Most Delicious Dinner Tonight!

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For slow cooker meals, these Garlic Ale Beef Sliders really take the top spot. I mean, who can deny their love for slow cooked beef roast on a bun?

The sliders that you can put together once this has cooked away are juicy and packed with flavor. Don’t forget the cheese to top it all off for a meal that will feed a small army (or leave you with leftovers for a couple of days!).

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  • 3-pound beef chuck roast
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ¼ teaspoon black pepper
  • 4 garlic cloves
  • 1 red onion, sliced
  • 1 cup Italian dressing
  • 1 cup beer (use your favorite!)
  • 2 bay leaves
  • Buns
  • Sliced Colby Jack cheese

1. Place the chuck roast into a 6-quart or larger slow cooker. Sprinkle the roast with the salt and pepper. Place the garlic cloves on top of the roast. Add the red onion, then pour in the Italian dressing and beer. Place the bay leaves on top.

2. Cover and cook on high for 6 hours or on low for 8 to 10. Don’t open the lid during the cooking time.

3. Discard bay leaves and shred the meat with two forks, smash the garlic with the back of a fork and stir the garlic into the shredded meat. Discard any fat, and drain off the grease. Serve the shredded meat on Hawaiian slider buns with the Colby Jack cheese. Melt the cheese under the broiler in the oven if desired. Enjoy!

Whip Out the Slow Cooker for Baked Apples That Your Taste Buds Won’t Believe!

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Do you love peanut butter? Cookie dough? Brownies? Yes? Well you’re in luck, because this dessert has it all!

Peanut Butter Brownie Bars are the sweet treat that lets you have it all. No more eating plain old brownies, cookies, or peanut butter – those days are over! This recipe has literally combined everything delicious into one irresistible bar so every bite is more amazing than the last.

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This Slow Cooker Pot Roast Uses 2 Ingredients You Never Would Have Thought Of

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Keep Your Slow Cooker out This BBQ Season and Give This One a Try!

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Everyone loves a good shrimp boil! It’s a favorite southern recipe that’s perfect for summertime eating. Not only is this dish effortless to make but it’s irresistibly delicious and perfect for feeding a BBQ crowd.

Now, what if I told you that this mouthwatering recipe just got even easier? I know, it doesn’t sound possible, but it is!

This Sheet Pan Shrimp Boil cooks all the ingredients together on a baking sheet in