It’s kitchen confession time, friends. crock pot dump meals are pretty much my all-time favorite things to make. Because even on those super crazy busy days, when nothing seems to be going right, you can make crockpot dump dinners happen fast.
Yeap, the beauty of crockpot dump recipes is that they require virtually no effort. Simply add all of the ingredients to the slow cooker, set it, and you’re free to go about your day. That’s right, the crockpot does aaaaalllllll the work for you! #slowcookerforthewin
This collection of what I consider to be the best crockpot dump and start recipes includes everything from soup, pasta, and versatile side dishes to main courses, desserts, and drinks. Armed with these super easy slow cooker dishes, you’ll be well on your way to serving up flavorful meals that are totally fuss-free.
Why You’ll ♡ Them
- Easy – Making slow cooker dump meals is as simple as adding the ingredients, turning it on, and walking away. And as a bonus: you have less dishes to clean!
- Affordable – Most of these recipes require nothing more than a handful of everyday, inexpensive pantry staples.
- Versatile – These dishes are just the thing for simple weeknight dinners, taking to potlucks and parties, or including as part of your weekly meal prep routine.
- An awesome crockpot.
- Handy mixing bowls.
- Measuring cups and spoons.
- A cutting board.
- A sharp knife.
- A selection of spices.
- Best ever sea salt flakes.
Super Easy Slow Cooker Recipes
Are you ready to learn just how easy it is to whip up crockpot dump meals? In no particular order, the following are my favorite crock pot dump recipes……
Flavorful and filling, this spiced pinto beans recipe is super versatile and budget-friendly. A true dump and start meal with no pre-soaking required!
Slow Cooker Whole Chicken recipe you get flavorful and juicy rotisserie chicken with minimal prep and a few pantry staples. Great for everything from weekly meal prep to easy lunches and Sunday suppers.
This rich and creamy Crockpot Tomato Soup is easy to throw together with just 7 everyday pantry ingredients.
Flavorful Crockpot Pumpkin Butter is perfect for Thanksgiving, Friendsgiving, fall breakfasts, and brunch menus. Makes an awesome edible gift too!
This tasty three bean chili is affordable, easily made from pantry staples, can be prepped-ahead, and freezer friendly. A hearty and warming crockpot meal you’ll love.
Thanks to the slow cooker, making homemade spaghetti sauce from scratch is incredibly easy. This is a rich, meaty, sauce that’s packed with delicious Italian flavors.
Slow Cooker Tuscan Chicken Pasta is classic comfort food that will have your family begging for more! An easy and affordable meal that’s super easy to make.
Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas are versatile, budget-friendly and super flavorful! Spice up your Taco Tuesdays with this easy chicken fajitas recipe.
Korean short ribs are fall-off-the-bone tender, sticky, meaty, and pack a flavorful punch. And the best part? It takes less than 5 minutes of effort to make these delectable ribs in the slow cooker.
This easy slow cooker Venison Stew is hearty, satisfying, and full of flavor – even though there are only 7 ingredients.
3 ingredients are all that’s needed to make these family favorite Slow Cooker Grape Jelly Meatballs. The perfect appetizer for cocktail parties, game day, and potlucks.
This Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate is rich, decadent, creamy, and so simple to make, you’ll never want to use a premade mix again!
Green Beans with bacon and butter is classic side dish that is perfect for both midweek meals and special occasions. Affordable and flavorful, it’s also incredibly easy to make in the slow cooker.
Start your day off right with this deliciously creamy crockpot oatmeal that’s easy to make with fresh apples, cinnamon and maple syrup.
A great alternative to apple cider, this easy to make slow cooker spiced pear juice is a delicious seasonal beverage. Just the thing to warm you up on those chilly days.
Even More Slow Cooker Recipes
- Crockpot Spaghetti Casserole.
- Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Casserole.
- Crockpot Pumpkin Bread Pudding.
- Slow Cooker Low Carb Granola.
- Crockpot Chocolate Lava Cake.
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