CrockPot Comfort Food Recipes – Easy and Delicious!
We’re coming off a week-long cold snap in Calgary. There’s nothing like a week of temperatures that aren’t consistent with human life to make you crave comfort food. Unfortunately, you don’t always have a ton of time to cook even when you have a craving. Thankfully, these delicious CrockPot comfort food recipes will deliver warm and delicious comfort food with the easy of the slow cooker. Easy and delicious is a win/win in my book!
CrockPot Comfort Food
Delicious comfort food with the ease of a CrockPot recipe. Perfect for these cold winter days!
This easy Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Chili recipe has a little bit of a kick, but a bit of cheese and cream cheese helps mellow everything out at the end. You get that comforting chili heat, but it’s not overly spicy — just super flavorful.
A simple, comforting recipe for your slow cooker that's full of flavor and will fill your home with a wonderful aroma. Sausage, potatoes, and shrimp in a delicious creamy homemade cajun sauce make this recipe a must-try.
Crock-Pot Turkey Chili is made in the slow cooker with three beans, lean ground turkey, bell pepper, yellow onion, seasonings and tomatoes. Top with whatever goodies your family enjoys including sour cream, shredded cheddar cheese and tortilla strips.
Slow Cooker Green and White Chicken Chili is an easy and healthy meal to make for your family. Garnish with delicious toppings such as sour cream, fresh cilantro, and avocado to dress up this flavorful soup!
Obsessed with Trader Joe’s Harvest Chili? Looking to whip up a delicious family dinner on a budget? Make your own easy copycat crockpot Trader Joe’s harvest chili. (Say that three times fast!) This soup is vegetarian and so yummy.
Looking for a healthy AND comforting dish perfect for the cool weather months?! This Crockpot Vegetarian Chili recipe is super easy and great for even the pickiest of eaters. A great combo of beans, veggies and lentils come together for a great tasting chili, I promise you won’t miss the meat!
This is the meatless version of Brazil’s national dish, Feijoada. It is a super comforting black bean and vegetable stew loaded with plant-based protein and fiber... literally the BEST black bean stew that you will ever have. Learn how to make this recipe in the Crockpot, Instant Pot, and on the Stovetop.
This easy stuffed pepper soup recipe is seriously one of the best we’ve ever made and it instantly became a new family favorite! With all the classic ingredients of stuffed pepper, this unstuffed pepper soup recipe is so simple and can be made as a crockpot stuffed pepper soup, in a pressure cooker or on the stovetop.
This easy tortilla-less creamy chicken enchilada soup can be made in a crockpot or Instant Pot – a.k.a., dump it and forget it. It’s delicious, hearty, and our whole family loves to eat it with all of the taco fixings: shredded cheddar cheese, fresh avocado, cilantro, scallions, sour cream, salsa, chips, and a squeeze of lime. This is as yummy and simple as dinner gets!
Slow-cooked spicy, Hatch green chile goodness with tender pork cubes to serve over rice, polenta, or in tortillas… Pork and Hatch Chile (Slow Cooker or Instant Pot) is a perfect “set it and forget it” main dish with the flavors of New Mexico!
Simply calling this recipe Chicken and Wild Rice Soup is almost a disservice, because it’s also a freezer meal that cooks in a crockpot! So it is not just creamy and comforting and delicious, as all Chicken and Wild Soup should be, but it is super easy and convenient too! It’s equally awesome if you want to make it for guests, or have it on a busy weeknight!
Warm up with a bowl of healthy New England style Slow Cooker Clam Chowder! Easy to make make in the morning, this crockpot clam chowder is packed with flavor but is made light so you can enjoy it without all the guilt plus packed with veggies, you will be making this chowder regularly!
This gluten free slow cooker chicken cacciatore is a healthy dish that is prepped in under 10 minutes and slowly simmers all day in it’s fragrant italian-inspired juices, filling your home with it’s sweet garlicky and thyme aromas.
This easy and tender Instant Pot chicken marsala is an explosion of flavor – seared chicken breasts in a rich mushroom and onion gravy – all thrown together in minutes in your crockpot or instant pot – no extra pans required. Serve it with mashed potatoes for a knockout dinner the whole family will love!
Pork and Apples… A perfect pairing! Combine in your Instant Pot or slow cooker with stone ground mustard and sage for a flavorful and tender main dish, Instant Pot Pork and Apples with Sage and Ground Mustard is healthy and delicious, with minimal effort… The recipe card provides slow cooker instructions as well!
Slow Cooker Beef and Broccoli is a flavorful meal the whole family will enjoy! Strips of flat iron steak are cooked low and slow in a delicious sweet and savory sauce until they are fork tender and then are served over rice and steamed broccoli for an easy dinner any day of the week.
This fix-and-forget Slow Cooker Beef Italiano is the perfect choice for a weekday supper, or even a Sunday supper, this time of year! Hearty and satisfying, yet made with a cut of beef that is traditionally lean. It's a beefed up tomato-based pasta sauce everyone will love!
This Crockpot Shepherd’s Pie is made in your slow cooker and is an easy way to enjoy a classic comfort food casserole. Ground beef is simmered with a tomato paste sauce, mushrooms, peas and carrots topped with cheesy mashed potatoes.
These Slow Cooker Italian Short Ribs are juicy, tender and full of flavor. The shorts ribs cook low and slow in the crockpot creating fall apart tender beef that pairs nicely with the Italian flavors and a creamy risotto. You will love this easy, comforting meal!
Slow Cooker Pot Roast is melt in your mouth tender. Chuck roast is slow cooked with potatoes, carrots, onions, coffee and vegetable broth to create a flavorful meal. Put this crock pot roast recipe on your holiday table, or let it cook on a busy day and come home to a warm, comforting meal.
Cooking Tri-Tip Steak in the slow cooker is a sure-fire method for falling-apart-tender steak that’s juicy and packed with flavor. In this simple recipe, Tri-Tip Steak simmers in a rich gravy flavored with fennel, coriander, and paprika.
Best Ever Slow Cooker Beef Ribs. Fall off the bone, tender ribs of beef slow-cooked in a delicious sauce and simply melts in your mouth. The flavor is amazing! Option to use a pressure cooker or multi-cooker too.
Comfort Food Side Dishes
Even if you don't make a BIG comfort food dish, these sides will have you warm and cozy in no time. Yum!
Your whole family will love this super cozy and easy to prepare Slow Cooker Mashed Sweet Potatoes!!! It is a great comfort food side dish for everyday family dinners, winter gatherings, and even breakfast.
I'm all about comfort food...especially if it can be made in the crockpot. I make chicken and dumplings in the crockpot all the time. I totally want to try your chicken and mushroom stew recipe! Looks awesome!
Wednesday 29th of January 2020
We've been all about the comfort food here lately, too. This is an epic list that I will definitely refer back to often!