Slow-Cooker Italian Chicken Pasta

Ingredients Half a bottle creamy Italian dressing 2 cups chicken broth 1 block cream cheese To taste pepper 1 cup grated parmesan cheese Half a package pasta: penne, bow ties, etc 1.5 lbs chicken breast Steps Place chicken breasts in the slow cooker. Cover the chicken with the broth and dressing. Sprinkle over the grated […]


Slow-Cooker Grits

Rate Comment Save Share Print Total Time Prep: 10 min. Cook: 2-1/2 hours Makes 6 servings Ingredients 2-2/3 cups water 1-1/2 cups uncooked old-fashioned grits 1-1/2 cups 2% milk 3 tablespoons butter, cubed 2 teaspoons chicken bouillon granules 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese 1/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese Directions Combine the first […]


Slow-Cooker Spumoni Cake

Rate Comment Save Share Print Total Time Prep: 10 min. Cook: 4 hours Makes 10 servings Ingredients 3 cups cold 2% milk 1 package (3.40 ounces) instant pistachio pudding mix 1 package white cake mix 3/4 cup chopped maraschino cherries 1 cup white baking chips 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips 1 cup pistachios, chopped Directions […]

Everyday Meals

Slow-Cooker Sweet Potato Casserole

Active Time: 15 Mins Total Time: 3 Hours 45 Mins Yield: Serves 8 (serving size: about 1 cup) If there’s two things we know about holiday entertaining it’s that sweet potato casserole is a must, and there’s just ever enough room in the oven. Which is exactly why you should break out your crockpot for […]


Slow-Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup With All the Fixings Recipe

Deeply flavorful chicken tortilla soup benefits from a long simmer in the slow cooker. [Photograph: Jennifer Olvera] Rich chicken tortilla soup, made from slow-simmered chicken thighs, joins quintessential toppings—avocado, red onion, sour cream, cilantro cheese, tortillas, limes and hot sauce—in this simple, sustaining slow-cooker meal. The broth gets its depth from inclusions such as apple […]


Slow-Cooker Chile-Rubbed Pork Tenderloin

Hands-on Time15 MinsTotal Time2 Hours 55 Mins Yield: Serves 8 (serving size: 4 to 5 pork slices, 1/2 cup corn mixture) With minimal hands-on prep and only a couple hours in the slow cooker, you end up with incredibly flavorful, spice-rubbed pork and a bean-and-corn side dish, which easily converts to a next-day salsa. Ingredients […]