Whoever said that cooking had to be a time consuming, hands-on task never had a slow-cooker! With a Crock-Pot, slow-cooker, or Dutch oven, cooking is made easy. Our favorite benefits of slow-cooking are: We don’t need much prep time, there’s no need to watch it while cooking, and it helps us squeeze a homemade meal into our busy lives.
Despite what you may have been told, slow-cookers are not just for soups and stews! You can make appetizers, meals, and desserts with this handy kitchen appliance. Plus, it works for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. To keep you inspired, read on for the 25 best slow-cooker recipes that are not soup or stew for you.