Healthy Slow Cooker Recipes

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Chicken and Corn Chili

Rating: 4.52 stars
This is an easy slow cooker meal - use your imagination and season it up as you like! Great on a c-c-c-cold winter night! I serve this with grated cheese, sour cream, chopped cilantro and green onions, and flour tortillas on the side.

Slow Cooker Chicken Creole

Rating: 4.18 stars
The stewed tomatoes and jalapeno pepper give this slow cooker recipe its Creole zing, along with seasoning and other veggies. This is an easy and tasty Creole chicken recipe. Just put all ingredients into the slow cooker and let it simmer all day. It's perfect over egg noodles. Add extra water and veggies to the leftovers to make a tasty afternoon soup.

Slow Cooker Ham and Beans

Rating: 4.2 stars
This recipe is perfect for those blustery days when you don't really have time to cook, but want a hearty meal for the family. It's a very basic, nutrient-packed meal for all to enjoy!

Healthier Amazing Pork Tenderloin in the Slow Cooker

Rating: 4.14 stars
This pork tenderloin soaks up the yummy juices as it cooks. And the juices are healthier in this version of the recipe because we replaced the dry onion soup mix with fresh ingredients.

Slow Cooker Baked Potatoes

Rating: 4.54 stars
A super easy way to bake potatoes without heating up the kitchen.

Spiced Slow Cooker Applesauce

Rating: 4.6 stars
This easy and delicious spiced applesauce slow cooks to perfection. My kids and I came up with this recipe one fall weekend. It's a family favorite.

Slow Cooker Homemade Beans

Rating: 4.22 stars
A delicious taste of homemade beans which can be served as a main course or as a side dish. Especially great for football Sundays, or frozen for a later occasion.

Easy Slow Cooker Thai Chicken with Basil

Rating: 4.11 stars
The secret ingredient for this recipe is Thai basil which has a unique taste. Most Asian markets have it and well stocked supermarkets as well. You can substitute with regular basil, but it won't have the typical Thai flavor.

Slow Cooker Mediterranean Stew

Rating: 3.6 stars
A nice hearty stew that is wicked easy.

Slow Cooker Oats

Rating: 3.99 stars
I just can't get up in the morning to make my hubby breakfast before he leaves for work, so I put this in the slow cooker the night before, and breakfast is served! A hearty breakfast that's easy to do.

Slow Cooker Moroccan Chicken

Rating: 4.03 stars
Tasty, easy, and impressive! Serve with couscous or rice.

Healthier Slow Cooker Beef Stew I

Rating: 4.42 stars
This hearty and delicious stew is perfect for the rainy days of fall. By adding more vegetables and using reduced-sodium beef broth I make this recipe extra healthy for my family. Increasing the amount of garlic also helps ward off any colds!

Inspiration and Ideas

Slow Cooker Chicken Marrakesh
Rating: Unrated
"Cooked it exactly as written. I really enjoyed this recipe! I love the nutrition of the sweet potato and the chickpeas." – Aimee
Mediterranean Diet Recipes for the Slow Cooker
The Mediterranean Diet puts the focus on healthy, whole foods that we love eating anyway.

Amazing Pork Tenderloin in the Slow Cooker

Rating: 4.16 stars

This will melt in your mouth! This pork tenderloin soaks up the yummy juices as it cooks. Make sure to serve up the au jus on the side - its amazing! This recipe is so simple, you will love it!