Sensational 3-Ingredient Slow-Cooker Recipes
The slow cooker is a wonderful, helpful kitchen tool (most of the time). Slow cookers ensure busy cooks that they, too, can get a delicious meal on the table on hectic days. On behalf of these three-ingredient slow-cooker recipes, I’m here to inform you that the world of slow-cooker recipes has improved. As you might imagine, three-ingredient recipes are as easy as dumping the ingredients into the slow cooker, and letting it take over. But the even more exciting news? These recipes are budget-friendly, too. When we say “budget-friendly,” we’re being modest—these recipes are downright cheap. But we have even more good news: our recipes go beyond dinner. Whether you need an afternoon snack, a party appetizer for a crowd, an inlaws-are-visiting dinner, or a kid-friendly dessert, there’s a three-ingredient recipe ready for you. With these easy and creative ideas, you might actually have time (and money) to spend on yourself this week.
All You Need For These Simple Meals is a Few Ingredients and a Slow Cooker
Recipe: Slow-Cooker Ravioli
You’re three store-bought ingredients away from a kid-and budget-friendly weeknight meal.
Crockpot BBQ Drumsticks
Three-Ingredient Slow-Cooker Pot Roast
Creamy Buffalo Chicken
Slow Cooker Thai Chicken Thighs
Slow Cooker Brown Sugar Pineapple Ham
Creamy Baby Bella Chicken
3-Ingredient Pulled Pork
Three-Ingredient Slow Cooker Cranberry Chicken
Slow Cooker Beef Tips
Recipe: Slow Cooker Beef Tips
These three-ingredient beef tips are delicious served over egg noodles or rice, and the kids will love them.
Slow-Cooker Ranch Mushrooms
Recipe: Slow-Cooker Ranch Mushrooms
These flavor-packed mushrooms would be delicious paired with a steak for a company-worthy main dish.
Crockpot Caramelized Onions
Recipe: Crockpot Caramelized Onions
There is a way to get incredible caramelized onions without standing by the stovetop, and now you can top any dish with them, hassle-free.
Three Ingredient Slow Cooker Queso
You can’t really say you’re serving party food unless there’s a bowl of piping hot queso with tortilla chips.
Grape Jelly Meatballs
Recipe: Grape Jelly Meatballs
With three store-bought ingredients and virtually no hands-on time, this meatball recipe is the absolute easiest party appetizer ever.
Three-Ingredient Slow-Cooker Apple Butter
Slow Cooker Cherry Dump Cake
Recipe: Slow Cooker Cherry Dump Cake
This cherry cake, served with a generous scoop of vanilla ice cream, is the easiest way to get a festive dessert on the table for Memorial Day or the Fourth of July.
Slow Cooker Dark Chocolate Peanut Clusters
Whether you need a no-fuss dessert, a recipe to curb an afternoon sweet tooth, or a treat to take to teachers or neighbors, look no further than this three-ingredient recipe.
Slow Cooker Peach Cobbler
Three-Ingredient Caramel Fondue
Recipe: Three-Ingredient Caramel Fondue
This indulgent dip can be made in the microwave, but preparing it in the slow cooker will keep it warm throughout a gathering. Get creative with your dipping choices.