Easy & Healthy Slow Cooker Recipes
Indulge in these slow cooker recipes guilt-free! You'll find delicious meals, such as chicken and noodles, jambalaya, and beef brisket, that are all under 400 calories per serving.
Chili Bean-Stuffed Peppers
Chipotle Baby Back Ribs
Sweet peppers are filled with rice, beans, tomato sauce, pepper, and onion for a satisfying six-ingredient supper.
Pork Primavera Sandwiches
Great-tasting ribs with just five ingredients? Chipotle chiles make it happen by lending a tasty balance of sweet and hot flavors to the meat.
Fruited Pork Chops
To keep this luscious pork sandwich heart-healthy, look for a barbecue sauce low in fat and sodium.
Mediterranean Beef Ragout
Tender pork slow simmers with thyme, dried fruit, sweet pepper, and barbecue sauce for a sumptuous six-ingredient supper that requires just 15 minutes of prep time.
Curried Couscous with Vegetables
For a hearty stew that's healthy too, try this zesty dish. Gremolata, a blend of fresh parsley, lemon peel, and garlic, brightens it up.
Red Beans Creole
For a healthy vegetarian main dish, slow-simmer this mixture of grains, veggies, fruits, and spices. Jalapeno peppers add savory-sweet flavor with a bit of zing, while almonds add subtle crunch.
White Bean and Cumin Chili
Sliced mushrooms add meatiness to this spicy side dish. Brown rice makes a healthy substitution for white.
Thyme-Garlic Chicken Breasts
With a mélange of cold-weather veggies, beans, herbs, and spices, this zesty chili recipe is rich and flavorful. Toasted cumin seeds make a delicious garnish.
Vegetable Stew with Cornmeal Dumplings
Tender slow-simmered chicken seasoned with herbs and orange juice tops fresh greens, juicy tomatoes, tangy olives, and creamy feta cheese.
Chicken & Shrimp Jambalaya
A hint of Parmesan cheese in the cornmeal dumplings makes them a fine match for this Italian-seasoned stew.
Herbed Apricot Pork Loin Roast
Cajun seasoning adds lots of fiery flavor to this slow cooker version of jambalaya.
Wild Rice-Ham Soup
Treat your guests to this tender, succulent pork roast draped in a golden herbed fruit sauce. They'll never believe it's low in calories and fat.
Barley Beef Soup
Wild rice, ham, and vegetables create a filling slow cooker soup that will be ready as soon as you get home.
Better-than-Grandma's Chicken and Noodles
Barley adds a chewy texture and nutty flavor to this home-style soup that's perfect for a cold winter night.
Indian Curry Chicken
The classic chicken and noodles dish receives a makeover with this delicious slow cooker version that caters to the busy family cook.
Italian Wedding Soup with Spinach
An intriguing blend of spices makes this slow-cooked chicken and potato dish sizzle with flavors that are typical of Indian cuisine.
Oriental Beef Brisket
This ground beef, vegetable, and orzo pasta soup is hearty enough to be served as a main dish.
Chicken Country Captain
The intriguing blend of hoisin sauce and salsa boosts the flavor of this beef brisket and sweet potatoes recipe.
Soy Ginger Soup
Currants accent the curry flavor in this tender chicken main dish.
Fireside Beef Stew with Squash
This new spin on chicken noodle soup boasts the popular flavors of Asian cuisine: rice vinegar, soy sauce, and grated fresh ginger.
Red Beans and Rice with Andouille and Ham
A steaming bowl of this beef and vegetable stew makes an especially cozy meal when temperatures are plunging outside.
Pumpkin, Chickpea, and Red Lentil Stew
A takeoff on the Southern-style recipe, this slow cooker main dish uses long grain rice, two kinds of meat, sweet pepper, celery, and red kidney beans.
Classic French Dips
Brimming with seasonal pumpkin and carrots, this tomato-base stew makes a delicious cold-weather supper. Lentils and beans pack filling protein, while nonfat yogurt adds creaminess without the fat.
Divide juicy garlic-seasoned beef brisket, onion slices, and peppers among whole grain baguettes for a family favorite. Our version is low in fat and cholesterol.
Gingered Chutney Chicken
This pork stew has only mild Cajun seasoning -- a good introduction for folks new to the flavor. Hot rice sops up the pork's savory sauces, making this heart-healthy meal tasty and satisfying.
This mild sweet-sour chicken is made with mango chutney and chili sauce. Serve rice alongside to soak up every drop of this heart-healthy entree. No one will believe you made it in a slow cooker!