Slow cooker beef stew with vegetables and mash on a plate

Slow cooker 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.

40 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Slow cooking is the perfect way to get tender melt-in-the-mouth pork ribs, simply throw everything in the slow cooker, then finish off in the oven or bbq

9 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
41 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Keep smoked haddock fillets and sweetcorn in the freezer, and add a few storecupboard staples for this tasty chowder

30 mins
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29 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

The rich basil sauce helps balance the tangy ricotta and earthy mushroom flavours of this easy vegetarian starter

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
32 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

A spicy, authentic Thai green curry for your slow cooker that's ideal for taking the last-minute stress out of entertaining

8 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
160 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Bring a touch of Mexican flavour to your midweek meal with this low-fat, one-pan supper

45 mins
Easy
63 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Cook your chicken so it's moist with a crispy skin and serve with mixed greens and a creamy tarragon sauce

30 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Leave our slow cooker sticky pudding to cook all day so it’s ready to serve in the evening with ice cream. Rich and indulgent, it's the ultimate comforting dessert

8 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
130 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A rich and warming red wine chicken casserole - ideal for when it's cold and dark outside.

1 hr and 45 mins
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14 ratings 3.4 out of 5 star rating

A vibrant dish for slow cookers, layer summery courgettes, tomatoes and aubergine with bread and mozzarella - irresistible!

7 hrs
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Give a gift of homemade fudge to family and friends at Christmas with this recipe. It's flavoured with milk and dark chocolate, and made in the slow cooker for ease

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

A decadent duck dish slow-cooked French-style in goose fat to make it mouth-wateringly tender

24 hrs
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26 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

This hearty, slow-cooked lamb dish is perfect for two to share as the nights start drawing in

3 hrs and 15 mins
Easy
50 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Whip up a huge batch of bolognese that's fit to feed a hungry crowd, or freeze half for a speedy midweek meal

1 hr and 55 mins
Easy
Healthy
95 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Meltingly tender meat in a spicy, fruity sauce, this meal is guaranteed to impress

2 hrs and 25 mins
Easy
43 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Chicken casserole is even better when slow-cooked for hours so you have a delicious dish to come home to

6 hrs and 50 mins
Easy
47 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Serve up a basmati rice one pot flavoured with cinnamon, mint and apricot, studded with tender lamb

30 mins
Easy
686 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This great-value family favourite freezes beautifully and is a guaranteed crowd-pleaser

2 hrs and 25 mins
Easy
58 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Simple, speedy and good for you, this seafood curry takes just 20 minutes to make, or use a slow cooker for extra flavour

20 mins
Easy
10 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

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
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Great as an easy dessert for Sunday lunch, then use for breakfasts and midweek puds

50 mins
Easy
201 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Get your day's vegetable quota all in one go. Great for feeding a group, or freeze portions

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
125 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Make this comforting pie in bulk and freeze in separate servings, so you can defrost only what you need

2 hrs and 15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
136 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A low fat, fail-safe pasta dish that proves that it's just as easy to whip up a meal as it is to turn on the microwave

25 mins
Easy
Vegan
69 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

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
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