Slow-Cooker Christmas Recipes for the Busy Holiday Season
Peppered Beef Soup
Recipe: Peppered Beef Soup
Peppered beef soup is the ideal recipe to make ahead. Freeze it up to three months in advance of your Christmas occasion for an already-prepared meal.
Recipe: Crawfish Dip
With only 15 minutes of hands-on time, you’ll be out of the kitchen and visiting with friends and family members in jiffy.
Slow-Cooker Green Bean Casserole
Recipe: Slow-Cooker Green Bean Casserole
Nothing says Christmas like a casserole. And green bean casserole has never been easier than with this dump-it-and-forget-it method.
Slow-Cooker Cinnamon Roll Casserole
Hosting holiday guests this year? Serve them an early morning treat. This cinnamon roll casserole is a foolproof crowd-pleaser.
Beer-Braised Pot Roast
Recipe: Beer-Braised Pot Roast
Stout beer and dark roast coffee come together in this holiday recipe to great a deliciously tender pot roast with a rich gravy topping.
Tomato and Feta Dip
Recipe: Tomato and Feta Dip
Serve this creamy starter recipe with any bread you have on hand at your Christmas dinner. It’s the perfect addition to a festive meal.
Slow Cooker Barbacoa Brisket
Recipe: Slow Cooker Barbacoa Brisket
Let the slow cooker prepare an incredibly tender brisket for your next holiday taco party.
Recipe: Chipotle-Barbecue Meatballs
Searching for a quick and easy holiday appetizer? Frozen meatballs and bottled barbecue sauce are the shining starts of this potluck-style recipe.
Slow-Cooker Sweet Potato-Black Bean Chili
This hearty and comforting sweet potato-black bean chili is a great choice for a chilly winter night.
Fresh Corn and Potato Soup with Sautéed Shrimp
Robust potato soup is a fan favorite for the holiday season. Complete with fresh corn and sautéed shrimp, you’ll want to make this recipe again and again.
Artichoke and Crabmeat Dip
Recipe: Artichoke and Crabmeat Dip
There’s nothing quite like a timeless artichoke and crabmeat dip to kick of a Christmas party. And this mouthwatering recipe includes a touch of hot sauce for extra fiery flavor.
Herbed Beef Ragu
Recipe: Herbed Beef Ragu
Top this mouthwatering pasta dish off with Parmesan cheese and fresh basil for a simply outstanding Christmas dinner recipe.
Slow-Cooker Chicken with 40 Cloves of Garlic
Garlic lovers, rejoice! This lemony chicken dinner is complete with slow-cooked potatoes and an abundance of garlic. It’s a flavorful recipe fit for a crowd.
Slow-Cooker Ginger, Sweet Tea, and Whiskey Short Ribs
These tasty whiskey short ribs deserve a spot on your holiday dining table. Made with ginger and sweet tea, the flavors are spectacular.
Slow-Cooker Pork Tacos with Fresh Tomato Salsa
Throw a fiesta this holiday season with slow-cooker pork tacos and fresh tomato salsa. It’s sure to be a hit.
Corn and Jalapeño Dip
Recipe: Corn and Jalapeño Dip
Sweet corn and spicy jalapeños come together in this crowd-pleasing dip to create an appetizer worthy of all your holiday parties.
Meatball Sliders with Tomato Sauce
Recipe: Meatball Sliders with Tomato Sauce
Meatball sliders are a go-to recipe you should always have on hand to feed a crowd. When hearty meals like pot roast and baked chicken sound too heavy, whip out this kid-friendly cuisine to get the holiday party started.
Baked Pimiento Cheese Dip
Recipe: Baked Pimiento Cheese Dip
Every Southerner knows the beauty of pimiento cheese, and this tasty dip takes the classic cuisine up a notch with the addition of Worcestershire sauce and crumbled bacon.
Soulful Chicken Soup
Recipe: Soulful Chicken Soup
With Christmas comes chilly weather, and there’s nothing cozier than a bowl of homemade chicken noodle soup when the temperature drops.
Easy-Does-It Mashed Sweet Potatoes
Looking for a twist on a classic mashed potatoes recipe? This sweet potato version is packed with aromatic ingredients like cinnamon, nutmeg, and ginger for a perfect holiday touch.