Whether you have a crazy week ahead or you’re looking for a simple way to feed a large group of guests, a crock pot meal is the way to go. From ribs and pasta to meatballs and pulled pork, you can make any delicious meal that you choose!
Check out our list of amazing crock pot recipes you need to know. These dishes will make any night feel like a special occasion.
Made with tender chicken thighs in a thick honey garlic glaze, this crockpot recipe takes 15 minutes of prep before you head out in the morning. When you get back, your finger-lickin’ good meal is ready to enjoy.
This crock pot roast only requires 5 ingredients and 10 minutes of prep time. In an instant pot, slow cooker, or even in the oven, this tender and juicy pot roast recipe is always a hit.
Teriyaki pulled pork is about to become your family’s new favorite meal. You can serve it on a hamburger bun, stuff it inside tacos, or pour it over rice. Either way, everyone is sure to love this tender and flavorful dish.
This roast recipe makes for a flavorful, tender, and perfectly cooked piece of meat. Made with healthy vegetables and drizzled in a mouthwatering gravy, this meal is sure to please.
This crockpot stew is about to become one of your weeknight favorites. Even your pickiest eaters will enjoy this hearty dish.
You won’t believe that this authentic General Tso chicken recipe is just as delicious as the original but only contains half the sodium! You’ll never order take-out again.
Cooked in a savory, creamy gravy, these slow cooker pork chops are tender and juicy. This recipe is a wallet-friendly meal that’s easy to prepare and the whole family is sure to love.
Nothing beats tender, succulent, fall-off-the-bone ribs. This slow cooker recipe makes perfectly caramelized ribs with a beer-based marinade and a few simple steps.
Start the day off on the right foot with a hearty, healthy morning casserole for breakfast. Loaded with protein-packed eggs and smoky sausage, this recipe can easily cook overnight, so it’s ready to dig in first thing in the morning.
Perfectly cooked pasta topped with melted cheese – is there anything better? In a flavorful, creamy sauce, this pasta dish is both tasty and easy to make. Bonus: leftovers for lunch the next day taste just as good.
A real comfort dish, nothing hits the spot quite like a thick and creamy potato soup with chunks of chicken and loads of healthy vegetables.
As the weather cools off, this is the perfect meal to cozy up with. Hearty and healthy, this easy crock pot chili is great for potlucks or serving a crowd.
Cooked slowly to perfection, this creamy mac and cheese dish is easy to prep in the mornings and is loaded with creamy goodness.
Made with tender chicken, pepperers, onions, and shredded tortillas, this soup warms the soul and fills the belly. You’ll love this dish for a quick and simple weeknight meal or for serving guests when you’re tight on time.
Cheesy and delicious, this baked ziti recipe is easy to prep in the morning and just like that, a delicious meal awaits when you get home at the end of the day.
Add your chicken thighs, peppers, mushrooms, and olives to a slow cooker and serve over pasta for a quick and simple weeknight meal the whole family will love.
You don’t need to spend hours over a hot stove to make the perfect Sloppy Joes. This slow cooker recipe allows the meat to fully absorb the seasonings for a quick and delicious weeknight meal.
This chicken and dumplings dish is one of the easiest crockpot recipes you’ll ever find. Simple homemade dumplings in a creamy chicken soup, this recipe is quick to prep and the slow cooker will do the hard part. All you have to do is enjoy.
Combine the delicious, mouthwatering flavor of a bacon cheeseburger with a creamy soup and you have yourself one flavorful dinner!
This slow cooker recipe is a vegan dish that is great for meal prep. Leftovers keep well and you can even freeze them for quick and healthy lunches on the go.
Lasagna is a delicious meal, but who has the time to prep one, especially on busy weeknights? This crockpot lasagna is better than you can imagine and is loaded with the cheesy and meaty goodness you expect in traditional lasagna. You won’t believe how easy it is to make.
Made with hearty beef, tender potatoes, kidney beans, and melted cheese, this crockpot casserole is everything you expect in a weeknight dinner. It’s quick to prep and tastes delicious!
Meatballs are a versatile meal you can enjoy in more ways than one. Serve them over pasta, in a sub, in a casserole, or freeze them for a quick meal anytime. This slow cooker recipe is both easy to prep and tasty.
No matter how you like to eat your barbecue chicken, you’ll love this sugar-free sauce recipe slathered all over your tender chicken.
Baked potatoes can take too long during the week, so this crockpot recipe is here to help! Easy to prepare and easy to clean up, this side dish recipe will be your new go-to.
Give your family a taste of New Orleans with this hearty, authentic Jambalaya recipe. Made with loads of juicy shrimp and smoky andouille sausage, this flavorful dish is always a crowd-pleaser.
Amazing Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken Recipe
- Crock pot (6-quart)
- Kitchen Tongs
- Fat Separator
- Instant Read Thermometer
Honey Garlic Sauce
- 1/3 cup honey
- 1 tablespoon garlic minced
- 1/2 cup soy sauce low sodium (see note)
- 1/4 cup ketchup
- 1 teaspoon dried oregano
Crockpot Chicken and Vegetables
- 2 pounds chicken thighs bone-in, skin-on
- 1 pound baby red potatoes
- 1 pound carrots peeled
- 1 cup onions chopped
- 1 pound green beans trimmed
- fresh parsley chopped, for serving optional
- salt and pepper to taste
Cornstarch Slurry – Optional
- 2 teaspoons cornstarch
- 3 teaspoons water
- In a small bowl, whisk together honey, garlic, soy sauce, oregano and ketchup.
- Add the chicken thighs, potatoes, carrots and onions to a 4-6 quart slow cooker.
- Pour the honey garlic sauce mixture evenly on top.
- Cover the slow cooker and seal the lid. Cook on a LOW setting for 6-8 hours or on HIGH for 3-3 1/2 hours (see note).
- About 20 minutes before serving, add the green beans to the slow cooker and optional cornstarch slurry to the sauce.
- Re-seal the lid and cook for 15-20 minutes more until the green beans are tender and the sauce is starting to thicken.
- Remove the chicken and vegetables to serving plates using a slotted spoon. Optional: Broil the chicken thighs for 2-3 minutes to brown the skin.
- Drizzle sauce on top of chicken and vegetables. Garnish with optional minced parsley.