Slow cooker beef stew with vegetables and mash on a plate

Slow cooker recipes

77 Recipes

Put your slow cooker to use with one of our easy recipes. Just assemble your dish, relax and allow all the gorgeous flavours to meld over a low heat.

199 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Cook beef stew in a slow cooker for really tender meat. Add button mushrooms or smoked paprika for extra flavour – it will be an instant family favourite

4 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
16 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Use whichever beans you have in the cupboard for this richly spiced beef and chipotle slow cooker chilli. It's a perfect meal to prepare for busy weeknights 

8 hrs and 25 mins
Easy
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93 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

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 hrs and 25 mins
Easy
Healthy
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Pop the ingredients for this chicken soup into the slow cooker in the morning, and it will be ready by dinner time. Add noodles at the end, if you like

8 hrs and 15 mins
Easy
83 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Make this low-calorie veggie lasagne as a lighter alternative to the traditional bake. It's layered with pasta, ratatouille and sliced aubergine, and packs in all of your five-a-day

3 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
8 ratings 2.6 out of 5 star rating

Make an easy loaf with this slow cooker bread recipe. This simple project is perfect for beginners and uses strong wholemeal or white flour

2 hrs and 55 mins
Easy
Vegan
18 ratings 3.2 out of 5 star rating

Give classic stew a veggie twist with creamy sauce and cheesy dumplings. Make it in the slow cooker and be rewarded with a hearty meal at the end of the day

6 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Cook a leg of lamb in the slow cooker and be rewarded with tender meat that melts in the mouth. Enjoy with mashed potatoes and steamed veg

8 hrs and 15 mins
Easy
29 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Try this slow cooked smoky chicken as an easy alternative to pulled pork. It's best served in a bun or with rice, and makes a simple dish for a family meal

6 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
15 ratings 3.4 out of 5 star rating

Throw a handful of ingredients in the slow cooker at the start of the day and this classic French chicken chasseur will be ready by the time you get home

6 hrs and 50 mins
Easy
78 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Make a mild and creamy korma in the slow cooker. Sure to become a family favourite, slow cooking ensures tender chicken and a rich, fragrant curry sauce

6 hrs and 35 mins
Easy
27 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

With fall-apart beef, tomatoes and peppers in a creamy, rich stew, our slow-cooker goulash recipe couldn't be easier or more comforting

7 hrs and 25 mins
Easy
7 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Use a slow cooker to make this beef topside for Sunday lunch – the whole family will love it. Slow cooking makes the meat so tender and gives it a real depth of flavour

6 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
6 ratings 3.4 out of 5 star rating

Make our version of paella in a slow cooker with smoky chorizo, chicken and prawns. Serve with crusty bread and a glass of white wine

2 hrs and 35 mins
Easy
17 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Slow cooking delivers lovely tender meat. Cook this shoulder of pork until it falls apart, shred it, then pile into baguettes or serve alongside veg or salad

8 hrs and 25 mins
Easy
26 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Don't slave over a hot stove – our no-fuss Thai chicken curry is quick to prepare, then let your slow cooker do the work. Serve with rice and Thai basil

Easy
Gluten-free
21 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

An easy vegetarian slow cooker recipe, packed with summer flavours - ideal if you're busy, simply put it on in the morning and it'll be ready come supper time

8 hrs and 15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
66 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Use the slow cooker to make our easy veggie curry with coconut sauce and freeze the leftovers for another day. One serving provides four of your five-a-day

6 hrs and 10 mins
Easy
Vegan
5 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star 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 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
57 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Use the slow cooker to make this nutritious, easy curry and the lamb will melt in your mouth. You can batch cook and freeze the leftovers for another day

6 hrs and 10 mins
Easy
90 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Try this easy, one-pot chicken curry that's low-fat, low-calorie and delivers three of your five-a-day. It's slow-cooked so the meat is beautifully tender

6 hrs and 10 mins
Easy
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Reduce food waste by using your leftover Christmas turkey to make stock – it’s great in our Asian-inspired pho noodle soup, full of fresh flavours

10 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
101 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

This slow-cooked stew is packed with Mediterranean flavour from chorizo, olives, tomatoes and peppers. The meat will fall off the bone – mop up the sauce with bread

6 hrs and 35 mins
Easy
49 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Ideal for entertaining families with kids, this easy classic chilli dish is quick, hassle-free and great to have in the freezer

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
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