A bowl of spaghetti topped with slow cooker meatballs and sauce

Healthy slow cooker recipes

20 Recipes

Come home to a nourishing, hot supper with our triple-tested healthy slow cooker dishes - from casseroles and shepherd's pie to risottos and rice pudding.

Slow cooker meatballs

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(0 ratings)

Try these slow cooker meatballs for a tasty family meal. Turkey mince makes lighter meatballs which kids love. They also freeze well so you can batch cook
  • 6 hours
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Slow cooker lasagne

3.75

(1 rating)

Slow cook your next lasagne for extra tender mince – and this version is low-fat and low-calorie. A healthy family meal to give you comfort on cold nights...
  • 4 hours and 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Slow cooker vegetable lasagne

4.375

(4 ratings)

Make this low-calorie veggie lasagne as a lighter alternative to the traditional pasta bake. It's deliciously moist and packs in all of your five-a-day...
  • 3 hours and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Slow cooker bio yogurt

3

(1 rating)

You need just two ingredients – milk and live yogurt – to make this bio yogurt, full of gut-friendly probiotics. Mix with fruit, or cereal for breakfast...
  • 17 hours and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Slow cooker mushroom risotto

1.25

(3 ratings)

No need for constant stirring with our low-fat, low-calorie mushroom risotto made in a slow cooker. Sprinkle with parmesan for a comforting veggie meal
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Slow cooker chicken

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Why not use the slow cooker to make your Sunday lunch? Cooking low and slow ensures wonderfully tender, juicy meat – then use the pan juices to make gravy...
  • 5 hours and 15 mins
  • Easy

Slow cooker breakfast beans

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Enjoy this slow-cooked alternative to canned baked beans for breakfast or brunch, served on toast or with eggs. They're a good source of protein...
  • 5 hours and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Slow cooker bone broth

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Leave this bone broth overnight in the slow cooker. It's flavoured with vegetables, bay, lemon and herbs to make it all the more satisfying on a winter's day...
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Slow cooker pork fillet with apples

4.375

(2 ratings)

Pork and apples is a classic combination and the meat is all the more tender when slow-cooked for four hours. Serve with greens for a complete, healthy meal
  • 4 hours and 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Slow cooker barbacoa beef

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You can leave this barbacoa beef in the slow cooker during the day if you're entertaining. Serve in lettuce cups, tacos, or over rice with vegetables...
  • 9 hours and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Slow cooker rice pudding

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(0 ratings)

Enjoy a nostalgic pudding, or a gluten-free alternative to porridge for breakfast. Add natural sweetness with fruit or almonds and a dusting of cinnamon
  • 4 hours and 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Slow cooker Turkish breakfast eggs

4.375

(2 ratings)

Spice up your baked eggs and get two of your five-a-day with this Turkish-style breakfast or brunch dish. It's low-calorie, too, and high in vitamin C...
  • 6 hours and 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Slow cooker shepherd's pie

5

(1 rating)

Slow-cook shepherd's pie and you'll be rewarded with succulent mince. This recipe is also low-fat and low-calorie with three of your five-a-day...
  • 6 hours
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Slow cooker spiced apples with barley

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(0 ratings)

Choose eating apples if you want the sliced rings to stay intact in the slow cooker. Make as a low-fat yet tasty pudding, or lazy weekend breakfast dish
  • 2 hours and 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Slow cooker chicken casserole

5

(8 ratings)

Treat the family to this wholesome chicken casserole that delivers comfort while being low-fat. And you can let a slow cooker do most of the work
  • 7 hours and 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Child-friendly slow cooker chilli

5

(1 rating)

Batch-cook this chilli and freeze for healthy dinners when you're pushed for time. It'll soon become a family favourite with hidden veg to nourish fussy eaters...
  • 7 hours and 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Rich paprika seafood bowl

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(9 ratings)

Eating healthy isn't all about salad, this fish stew counts as 3 of your 5-a-day and it's low-fat...
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Big-batch Bolognese

4.33594

(32 ratings)

Whip up a huge batch of bolognese that's fit to feed a hungry crowd, or freeze half for a speedy midweek meal...
  • 1 hour and 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Creamy veggie korma

3.579785

(47 ratings)

Creamy and healthy - a winning combination for this curry, which can be easily adapted to suit all the family if some want to add meat
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Spiced carrot & lentil soup

4.557665

(646 ratings)

A delicious, spicy blend, packed full of iron and low fat to boot. It's ready in under half an hour or can be made in a slow cooker...
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian