Holiday Slow-Cooker Recipes

Slow-Cooker Mediterranean Pork Roast
Tina Rupp
Simplify holiday cooking with these hands-free slow-cooker dishes. We've gathered 15 of our yummiest favorites that'll free up your schedule during this hectic season.
Stephen Dux and Jason Gamble
Stephen Dux and Jason Gamble

Party Potatoes

Get ready for raves. These stellar spuds will be the life of your fiesta!

Alexandra Grablewski
Alexandra Grablewski

Slow-Cooker Eggplant Caponata

Simmer this delicious veggie-olive topping in your slow cooker, then serve warm or chilled.

Yunhee Kim
Yunhee Kim

Slow-Cooker Cranberry Sauce

This delicious sauce can also be prepared on the stove-top. Stir all of the ingredients in a medium saucepan and bring to a boil over medium-high heat. Reduce the heat to medium and simmer until the cranberries are very tender, about 15 minutes.

Yunhee Kim
Yunhee Kim

Slow-Cooker Steamed Gingerbread Cake

A new twist on "fruit cake." Satisfy your sweet tooth with this festive dessert that's at its best served with a dried fruit compote and whipped cream or ice cream.

The Naptime Chef, Kelsey Banfield, shows how to make a simple slow-cooker stew.

Mark Thomas
Mark Thomas

Spicy Turkey Lasagna

Come home to ready-to-eat lasagna with a slow-cooker recipe that has yummy layers of noodles, spicy turkey, pasta sauce, and spinach-ricotta filling.

Yvonne Duivenvoorden
Yvonne Duivenvoorden

Fennel Braised with Artichokes

Simmer layers of fennel slices, artichokes, and an onion mixture in a slow cooker to create this side-dish recipe sensation.

Rita Maas
Rita Maas

Apple-Cinnamon Pork Roast

Kids love this flavor combo with cereals and desserts -- why not give it a shot with pork too?

Scott Little
Scott Little

Orange Butternut Squash

Cinnamon and citrus flavors bring this fruit medley to life.

Marty Baldwin
Marty Baldwin

Mississippi Mud Pudding Cake

This warm, decadent dessert is a chocoholic's dream.

Peden and Munk
Peden and Munk

Low-Maintenance Risotto

With sausage, peas and Parmesan cheese, this simple recipe only takes 15 minutes of prep time.

Alexandra Grablewski
Alexandra Grablewski

Slow-Cooker Honey Barbeque Ham with Roasted Potatoes

A homemade honey barbecue sauce adds a sassy flavor to this boneless ham and potato recipe that cooks in the slow cooker.

James Baigrie
James Baigrie

Plum Glazed Pork Loin

A red plum sauce drizzled over pork loin gives it a sour-sweet flavor. Cooked in the slow cooker, the meat is fork tender and delicious.

Veggie Stew with Dumplings

Dress up this classic vegetable stew with no-fuss cornmeal dumplings.

Herb Chicken and Veggies

Serve this juicy Mediterranean chicken entrée on top of roasted peppers and mixed baby greens.

Tina Rupp
Tina Rupp

Slow-Cooker Mediterranean Pork Roast

A Greek seasoning mixture gives this pork roast recipe its Mediterranean interest. Flavors meld together as it simmers in the slow cooker.

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