Easy Party Food Ideas from Your Slow Cooker

Pull together an awe-inspiring menu with these easy party food ideas
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Don't over-complicate your menu! Try these easy party food ideas. (Photo Modified: Flickr/Breville USA)

From weddings to birthdays, all celebrations have to have one thing in common: incredible party foods. From appetizers to dinner party menus, party food has to satiate and impress your guests. Every host and hostess worries about the party foods they serve for a number of reasons; the main one being how long will the food prep will keep them away from guests. To help solve this problem we pulled together some fabulous slow cooker recipes so you can set and forget your menu.

Even the most seasoned host or hostesses gets a little stressed out when it comes to menu planning for a party. However, your slow cooker can help cut down on the time and stress cooking for a party requires, and it allows you to step out of the kitchen and get to mingling!

Slow Cooker Southwest Spinach and Artichoke Dip


Standard spinach artichoke dip gets a Mexican makeover with the addition of chopped green chiles and pepper jack cheese.
 

Click here for the Slow Cooker Southwest Spinach and Artichoke Dip Recipe

Slow Cooker Shredded Chicken Nachos

Get together in the fast lane with a slow-cooked munchy. These shredded chicken nachos will change the way you look at your slow cooker.

Click here for the Slow Cooker Shredded Chicken Nachos Recipe

Green Chile Slow Cooker Queso

Blogger Heather Thoming has created a creamy, spicy queso dip, proving that the slow cooker is, in fact, good for everything. Watch how Heather makes it happen.

Click here for the Green Chile Slow Cooker Queso Recipe

Healthy Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Dip

Who doesn’t love a delicious buffalo chicken dip at a party? It is creamy, delicious, a little spicy, and extremely flavorful. But when it is loaded with a few different types of cheese, this dip can get pretty fattening, pretty quickly. We’ve lightened up this recipe for you so you can thoroughly enjoy this essential party food without the guilt.

Click here for the Healthy Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Dip Recipe

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