Slow Cooker Beef

Try our best slow cooker beef recipes for a simple, low-stress meal. Beef recipes are an excellent, budget-friendly choice for the slow cooker. You can purchase inexpensive cuts of beef that are commonly tougher and transform them into tender, juicy recipes by cooking with a slow simmer in the slow cooker. For a classic slow cooker recipe, try our updated versions of pot roast. We have more than a dozen new ideas for you to jazz up the traditional pot roast. Barbecue beef is another slow cooker favorite. Put together a whole meal with our recipe for shredded beef sandwiches and complementary side dishes. Ethnic-inspired beef recipes, such as beef lo mein and shredded beef fajitas, are also good matches for the slow cooker; try our varied recipes for new dinnertime favorites. It's also easy to adapt your favorite stove-top and oven recipes for the slow cooker using our conversion tips for stews, soups, and roasts. Slow cooker recipes take only a bit of prep—but if you've got a busy morning, it might be hard to find the extra minutes to put ingredients together. Use our tips and tricks to save valuable time.

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Slow-Cooked Beef and Veggies
Combine the ingredients for this slow cooker meal kit and store in the fridge. Pop it in your handy countertop appliance and you'll have a delicious dinner ready for you after work.
Roast Beef with Beets and Chicories
With a colorful tumble of beets and chicories and slices of peppercorn-crusted roast, this beef dish is as impressive looking as it is delicious.
Pomegranate Pot Roast
Rating: Unrated 1
Now, we know pot roast recipes aren't usually considered a beautiful food, but this one from Danielle Centoni is an exception. Gorgeous ruby pomegranate seeds (aka arils) and fresh thyme and rosemary add pretty presentation to the hearty winter meal.
Balsamic and Brown Sugar Brisket
Onions browned in brown sugar and balsamic vinegar intensify the caramel flavors of braised brisket in cookbook author Leah Koenig's rendition of the Passover mainstay
Sunday Brisket and Potatoes
This recipe is way more than just Sunday dinner--you can make two other meals from the leftovers, too! Make brisket sandwiches and brisket ragout to use up the leftovers of this tender beef roast.
Panko-Crusted Beef Roast with Hasselback Zucchini
If you've had Hasselback potatoes, you've got to try Hasselback zucchini. Alongside a mouthwatering beef roast, this roasted zucchini is stuffed with seasoning and Parmesan cheese.

More Slow Cooker Beef

Balsamic BBQ Simmer Sauce
Bye bye, bottled barbecue sauce. This simmering slow cooker version is our new choice for pulled pork and BBQ beef!
Beef Stew
This hearty beef soup recipe goes above and beyond in flavor, thanks to applewood-smoked bacon and cinnamon sticks.
Tomato and Onion Brisket

Finish this rich beef roast with ginger-pickled onions and fresh horseradish.