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Slow Cooker Soups and Stews for Cooler Weather

Warm meals for a cold night
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The warmth of summer is already beginning to fade, especially in some of the coldest cities in the country. But just because the weather outside is getting colder does not mean that you have to. There are a variety of ways to keep yourself warm, but the tastiest way is to probably make yourself a warm bowl of soup.

Soup and stew have always been popular comfort foods for the colder parts of the year. But when made in a slow cooker, these delicious dishes can be prepared with ease. Here are some of the most hearty, satisfying soup and stew recipes you can make in your slow cooker.

Slow Cooker Mexican Chicken Soup

Slow Cooker Mexican Chicken Soup
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This soup is packed with delicious Mexican flavors that might feel spicy in your mouth but will warm you from within.

For the Slow Cooker Mexican Chicken Soup recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Beef Stew

Slow Cooker Beef Stew
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This is a classic dish that you might remember from your childhood. Not only is it easy to make, but it is also full of healthy ingredients that will keep your immune system strong during the fall and winter.

For the Slow Cooker Beef Stew recipe, click here.

Ham, Black-Eyed Pea and Idaho Potato Slow Cooker Soup

Ham, Black-Eyed Pea and Idaho Potato Slow Cooker Soup
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If you think soups aren’t filling enough, smoked ham, a delicious protein, helps make this dish hearty.

For the Ham, Black-Eyed Pea and Idaho Potato Slow Cooker Soup recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Loaded Potato Soup

Slow Cooker Loaded Potato Soup
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Transform your leftover potatoes into a rich and creamy soup that you can enjoy on a cold winter night. 

For the Slow Cooker Loaded Potato Soup recipe, click here.

Sweet Potato Kale Soup

Sweet Potato Kale Soup
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Although the star of this dish is the kale, this soup is filled with other delicious and popular vegetables that make it a nutritious soup for a cold day. 

For the Sweet Potato Kale Soup recipe, click here.

Chicken Stew With Carrots and Potatoes

Chicken Stew With Carrots and Potatoes
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This Puerto Rican stew can be served with steamed rice and tostones and is perfect if you’re trying to save money at the grocery store.

For the Chicken Stew with Carrots and Potatoes recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup

Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup
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Chicken noodle soup is a classic chicken dish that many people remember having when they were kids. It is still delicious and heart-warming even when made in a slow cooker

For the Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup, click here.

Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup

Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup
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Tortillas are a staple ingredient in Mexican cuisine, and tortilla chips are used in this delicious soup filled with chicken, peppers and tomatoes.

For the Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Cheddar Broccoli Soup

Slow Cooker Cheddar Broccoli Soup
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The classic pairing of broccoli and cheese is turned into a soup with this slow cooker recipe that is sure to warm you up during a cold weeknight.

For the Slow Cooker Cheddar Broccoli Soup recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Turkey Noodle Soup

Slow Cooker Turkey Noodle Soup
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This is a perfect day-after-Thanksgiving meal that you can make with your Thanksgiving leftovers.

For the Slow Cooker Turkey Noodle Soup recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Beef Barley Soup

Slow Cooker Beef Barley Soup
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A classic American recipe, this beef soup can be made easily in your slow cooker and will keep your whole family warm and cozy.

For the Slow Cooker Beef Barley Soup recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Ham and Potato Soup

Slow Cooker Ham and Potato Soup
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Another perfect way to use your holiday leftovers is by making this creamy soup that features ham, potato and seasonings that are perfect for the chilly weather of fall and winter. 

For the Slow Cooker Ham and Potato Soup recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Beef Minestrone Soup

Slow Cooker Beef Minestrone Soup
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Although it may cook slow, this classic Italian soup featuring perfectly cooked pasta will fill your home with a delicious aroma while it cooks.

For the Slow Cooker Beef Minestrone Soup recipe, click here.

Super Spice Chicken Vegetable Soup

Super Spice Chicken Vegetable Soup
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Warm up your home while working from home with this spice-filled soup that is sure to protect from the cold temperatures.

For the Super Spice Chicken Vegetable Soup recipe, click here.

Creamy Potato and Corn Soup

Creamy Potato and Corn Soup
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If you love cheese, this creamy soup has cheddar and cream cheese and is quick and easy to prepare before you throw it in the slow cooker.

For the Creamy Potato and Corn Soup recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup

Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup
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Enchiladas are a Mexican food that you can enjoy in soup form with this warm, colorful and delicious soup recipe.

For the Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Beef Stew with Herbs & Onion

Slow Cooker Beef Stew with Herbs & Onion
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This variation of beef stew has some different ingredients but still yields a hearty meal that the whole family can enjoy.

For the Slow Cooker Beef Stew with Herbs & Onion recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Tuscan Beef Stew

Slow Cooker Tuscan Beef Stew
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This is another delicious beef stew recipe that uses red wine to take things to another level. It is perfectly paired with mashed potatoes or cooked noodles.

For the Slow Cooker Tuscan Beef Stew recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Spiced Beef and Apple Stew

Slow Cooker Spiced Beef and Apple Stew
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This fall-flavored stew is a classic apple recipe you can make after going apple picking at one of the country’s best apple orchards.

For the Slow Cooker Spiced Beef and Apple Stew recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Spicy Mexican Pork Stew

Slow Cooker Spicy Mexican Pork Stew
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This pork shoulder roast stew uses Mexican flavors that will spice up any chilly evening.

For the Slow Cooker Spicy Mexican Pork Stew recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Red Wine and Mushroom Beef Stew

Slow Cooker Red Wine and Mushroom Beef Stew
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This recipe is another rich-tasting stew that adds layers of flavors thanks to red wine, mushrooms and more.

For the Slow Cooker Red Wine and Mushroom Beef Stew recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Rosemary Chicken and Vegetable Stew

Slow Cooker Rosemary Chicken and Vegetable Stew
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This homestyle chicken and vegetable stew are seasoned with rosemary and other spices to make a must-eat dish during the fall and winter. 

For the Slow Cooker Rosemary Chicken and Vegetable Stew recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Hearty Beef Stew

Slow Cooker Hearty Beef Stew
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The meat and veggies for this stew can be prepared the night before and put into your fridge so when it’s time to cook, you’ll have dinner ready in no time.

For the Slow Cooker Hearty Beef Stew recipe, click here.

Easy Slow Cooker Tuscan Beef Stew

Easy Slow Cooker Tuscan Beef Stew
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This recipe uses a pickling spice that adds a unique flavor to this already delicious stew inspired by international flavors.

For the Easy Slow Cooker Tuscan Beef Stew recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Ginger Beef and Pepper Stew

Slow Cooker Ginger Beef and Pepper Stew
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This Asian variation of a classic beef stew will satisfy your cravings and save you the time and money of ordering out

For the Slow Cooker Ginger Beef and Pepper Stew recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Farmer's Market Idaho Potato Stew

Slow Cooker Farmer's Market Idaho Potato Stew
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The star of this stew is the 4 pounds of potatoes. So if you are a fan of this vegetable, this might be the stew for you.

 For the Slow Cooker Farmer's Market Idaho Potato Stew recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Red Lentil Soup

Slow Cooker Red Lentil Soup
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Lentils are a legume and are among the foods you should be eating every day for their health benefits. Get a good daily dose with this red lentil soup recipe that will also keep you warm on a cold winter’s night. 

 For the Slow Cooker Red Lentil Soup recipe, click here.

Creamy Tomato Basil Soup

Creamy Tomato Basil Soup
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Tomato basil soup is a more grown-up take on a childhood classic that is perfect to put in your fridge and enjoy for the rest of the week. 

 For the Creamy Tomato Basil Soup recipe, click here.

Slow Cooker Goulash

Slow Cooker Goulash
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