Slow-Cooker Recipes to Feed a Crowd

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Scott Little
Enlist your Crock-Pot for easy eats on game day. With these mouthwatering Super Bowl recipes to enjoy your guests will all be winners, no matter who they're cheering for. Touchdown!

Slow cooker magic: With a delicious barbecue sauce (mustard, paprika, salt, and black pepper), these ribs take about a day to cook but don't worry, only an hour of that is active prep.

See how to make this hot artichoke dip in your slow cooker. Made with reduced-fat cream cheese and Greek yogurt, it's a lighter take on the traditional crowd pleaser.

Hot Artichoke Dip

Made with reduced-fat cream cheese and Greek yogurt, this hot artichoke dip is a lighter take on the traditional fan favorite.

See how to make root beer pulled pork in your cooker. Serve on slider buns for mouthwatering sandwiches grown-ups and kids alike will devour.

Blaine Moats
Blaine Moats

Root Beer Pulled Pork Sandwiches

Root beer + pork = game day genius. Serve on slider buns for mouthwatering sandwiches the grown-ups and the kids will devour.

Marty Baldwin
Marty Baldwin

Mississippi Mud Pudding Cake

Don't serve this warm, decadent dessert at halftime, because it will instantly steal the show. Leave out the nuts if any of your guests is allergic.

Buffalo-Chicken Dip

Game day? Potluck? Random Tuesday? Kids (and grown-ups) will devour this app anytime. 

See how to make these sweet & spicy honey sriracha meatballs in your slow cooker. The secret to this easy recipe? Frozen meatballs.

Honey-Sriracha Meatballs

Sweet, spicy, and all-around delicious, these meatballs will definitely impress your friends and family. Feel free to reveal (or not) that the secret to this easy recipe is using frozen meatballs. 

Katie Webster
Katie Webster

Slow-Cooker Mashed Potato Bowls

Talk about super bowls! Think of these creamy crowd-pleasers as deconstructed, fully-loaded baked potatoes. Set out toppings so everyone can build their own snack. Other stellar topping options include steamed broccoli, chives, sour cream, and hot sauce, of course.

Peter Krumhardt
Peter Krumhardt

Golden Chicken Chili

This chili may be healthy (gasp!), but it's also perfect party food. Set out toppings like sour cream, chopped tomatoes, lime wedges, and cilantro for a make-your-own chili bar.

Christopher Testani
Christopher Testani

Slow-Cooker Pork Tacos

You can't go wrong with tacos. But to kick the party up a notch, top tortilla chips with the cooked pork, sprinkle with shredded cheddar, and broil in the oven until the cheese is melted. Nacho time!

Blaine Moats
Blaine Moats

Sloppy Chicken Joes

Ready-made pizza sauce keeps these crowd-pleasers sweet and simple. Feel free to sub in ground turkey for the chicken.

Tina Rupp
Tina Rupp

Vegetarian Slow-Cooker Barbeque Chili

This flavorful chili just happens to be meatless, but we bet the carnivores in your crowd will hardly notice. 

Scott Little
Scott Little

French Onion Beef Dip Sandwich

Tougher (and less expensive) cuts of meat like the beef chuck roast in this recipe become tender and rich after a long stint in the slow cooker. This is our take on a traditional Beef Au Jus sandwich.

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