It’s getting nippy outside, and nothing tastes and smells better on a cold day than something that’s been simmering to perfection in the slow cooker. Unfortunately, not all slow cooker recipes are made with ingredients that are as good for the body as they are for the taste buds. We’ve saved you the time and effort of searching for nutritious slow cooker options that don’t sacrifice taste. You can take comfort in the following list of 73 delicious and healthy slow cooker recipes. They’re the perfect choice for warming up your insides on a cold day, and they’re as good for the body as they are for the soul!
Here are 73 of the Best Slow Cooker Recipes on the web:
** Denotes Vegetarian-Friendly Options
Photo: The Realistic Nutritionist
**1. Banana Bread Quinoa (The Realistic Nutritionist). This recipe will let you enjoy all of the comforts of banana bread with the added nutritional benefits of the ancient grain, quinoa.
**2. Pumpkin Custard Oatmeal (Skinny Ms.). Satisfy the scale and your sweet tooth with this slightly indulgent morning treat created especially for Fall weather.
**3. Almond Cherry Coconut Granola (Coconut and Lime). A great alternative to store-bought cereal, this granola can be stored in an airtight container and enjoyed for several days.
**4. DIY Yogurt (Creative Green Living). Make your own yogurt, the easy way, with this slow cooker version.
**5. Easy Slow Cooker Oatmeal (Shape Magazine). This hearty oatmeal makes a great breakfast any day of the week.
**6. Cranberry Coffee Cake (Shape Magazine). This moist coffee cake, made without refined sugars, makes a great companion for your morning cup of joe.
Photo: Skinny Ms.
7. Skinny Slow Cooker Turkey Breast (Skinny Ms.). You don’t need to wait until Thanksgiving Day to enjoy this moist and tasty turkey breast recipe.
8. Korean Beef Rib Tacos with Asian Slaw (Carpe Season). Add some international flair to your slow cooker with this recipe, which is full of authentic Asian flavors.
9. Provencal Chicken and Beans (Spark People). With plenty of veggies and white beans, this chicken dish is a meal all in itself.
10. Buffalo Chicken Sandwiches (That’s so Michelle). This buffalo chicken is so tender and juicy that it pulls apart easily with a fork.