42 Summer Dinners You Can Make In The Crock Pot

Sit back, relax, then dig in!

1. Slow Cooker Louisiana Cajun-Style Ribs

via themagicalslowcooker.com

You can marinate your ribs overnight in a Ziplock for that extra flavor. Not mandatory though!

2. Slow Cooker Jambalaya

via thegoodfoods.net

*Sings that The Capenters song while eating. LOL! *

3. Crock Pot Brown Sugar Ham

via tipstravel.me

So delicious. This is my family's guilty pleasure!

4. Crock Pot Pork Chops

via dearcrissy.com

Tender and juicy chops with gravy! Slurp!

5. Crock Pot Honey Pork and Apples

via astonishingmoms.com

The fruity and meaty fusion in this dish is something you can't say no to!

6. Instant Pot Chicken and Rice

via delish.com

The insanely tender chicken really goes well with the rice. I had a lot on my plate!

7. Instant Pot Philly Cheesesteak Pasta

via sweetandsavorymeals.com

Flavorful, easy to make and gets cooked in 30 minutes!

8. Slow Cooker Beef and Broccoli

via loulougirls.com

Rice and beef is always a good pair!

9. Crock Pot Beef Stew

via iowagirleats.com

Easy, hearty and comforting!

10. Slow Cooker Barbacoa

via inspiringcooks.com

I love how crunchy this is. Crrrunnncchh!

11. Crock Pot Coconut Rice and Beans

via 365daysofcrockpot.com

The rice is creamy and filling.  I always use brown rice in the slow cooker because it holds up much better than white rice.

12. Cilantro Lime Rice

via carlsbadcravings.com

This recipe is flavorful without being overwhelming so it pairs perfectly with any tacos, enchiladas, burritos, etc

13. Cuban Chicken and Black Bean Rice Bowls

via evseats.com

Full of life, spice and flavor!

14. Crockpot Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Rice Bowls

via sweettoothsweetlife.com

Top with some scallions and avocado and you're bound to have a sumptuous dinner!

15. Crock Pot Loaded Baked Beans

via pointskitchen.com

I personally love the beans and beef, but for my family we had to tweak it and add bacon.

16. Slow Cooker Chicken Teriyaki Bowls

via sixsistersstuff.com

Also a perfect way to incorporate more veggies in your kids dinner!

17. Coconut Quinoa Curry

via simplyquinoa.com

Curry in a slow cooker? Why not!

18. Vegan Sloppy Joes

via passtheplants.com

All the flavor, but not the guilt!

19. Vegan Mushroom Bourguignon with Potato Cauliflower Mash

via veganricha.com

You can cook the cauliflower and potatoes separately if you desire.

20. Slow Cooker Scalloped Potatoes

via familyfreshmeals.com

Top with an over-easy egg and have a perfect breakfast!

21. Slow Cooker Tex-Mex Chicken

via togetherasfamily.com

Easy to make with only 5 ingredients and can be in a rice bowl, on top of nachos or inside a burrito!

22. Instant Pot Lentil Tacos

via myplantbasedfamily.com

Tacos that won't have your waistline expand!

23. Instant Pot Lime Cilantro Rice

via cleverlyme.com

Can be paired with your favorite Mexican dishes!

22. Instant Pot Mexican Casserole

via myplantbasedfamily.com

You can wrap this on a tortilla!

23. Easy Herb and Mustard Roasted Potatoes

via wholekitchensink.com

Garlicky and healthy! Also perfect for reheating for tomorrow's breakfast!

24. Slow Cooker Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps

via foodfaithfitness.com

You can eat them alone or as a meal with some matching side dish.

25. Slow Cooker Thai Yellow Curry

via veggiechick.com

The perfect weeknight dinner for someone who can't be bothered to prepared a ton of things!

26. Slow Cooker Ratatouille

via eatingbirdfood.com

Perfect for summer but I can eat this any day!

27. Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken and Veggies

via damndelicious.net

Just throw everything into the pot and wait for it to be cooked!

26. Instant Pot Pho

via thefoodieeats.com

Thai food in the comfort of your own home!

27. Slow Cooker Mexican Quinoa and Black Beans

via 365daysofcrockpot.com

You can pair this with some fresh green salad.

28. Slow Cooker Coconut Fish Curry

via bakingqueen74.co.uk

The fusion of flavors in this dish is too good to be true!

29. Slow Cooker  Lemon Rosemary Lentil Soup

via melaniemakes.com

Fresh vegetables, lemon and rosemary become a super hearty soup with minimal effort.

30. Slow Cooker Thai Chicken with Peanut Sauce

via fivehearthome.com

Infused with flavor. Perfect with both rice and noodles!

31. Portobello Pot Roast

via gimmesomeoven.com

Pot roast without the beef!

32. Slow Cooker Orange Chicken

via unboundwellness.com

Gluten free, Paleo and most of all, as good as ones bought from a restaurant!

33. Vegetarian Quinoa Mexican Bowls with Creamy Avocado Sauce

via 365daysofcrockpot.com

Perfect if you are cutting a bit from eating rice.

34. Slow Cooker Shredded Hawaiian Chicken

via therealfoodrds.com

Great for leftovers and can be served warm or cold!

35. Slow Cooker Enchilada Quinoa

via lecremedelacrumb.com

My newest favorite thing to eat at dinner!

36. Slow Cooker Stuffed Bell Peppers

via therecipecritic.com

I just love munching on this flavorful dish.

37. Slow Cooker Lentil Bolognese

via simplywhisked.com

More reasons to skip meat! This dish is easy to make and budget friendly!

38. Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup

via littlespicejar.com

Perfect for cold nights and when you're feeling a bit under the weather.

39. Slow Cooker Red Beans and Rice

via apinchofhealthy.com

It's okay if you don't soak your beans ahead of time!

40. Slow Cooker Low Country Boil

via spicysouthernkitchen.com

Perfect for your weekend dinner on the patio!

41. Slow Cooker Cabbage, Potatoes and Smoked Sausage

via thesouthernladycooks.com

This recipe can be refrigerated and stored for a couple of days.

42. Crock Pot Beef Stroganoff

via thewholesomedish.com

My forever comfort food!


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