These One Pot Slow Cooker Dinner Recipes Will Save Your Busy Weeknights - Real Food Whole Life

These One Pot Slow Cooker Dinner Recipes Will Save Your Busy Weeknights

November 3, 2020 (Updated on July 8, 2021)

If you’re looking for one pot slow cooker dinner recipes perfect for busy weeknights, you’re in the right place! We all know what it’s like to need to figure out what to make for dinner, so here’s 9 healthy slow cooker recipes to help you get dinner on the table all week.

Even on the busiest weeks, I can always count on simple slow cooker meals to get dinner on the table.

They’re perfect for those days when you have a million things going on.

To get you inspired, I gathered a few of my most favorite (and most delicious) one pot slow cooker dinner recipes for you here.

All you need to do is gather some real food ingredients, spend a few minutes of prep time, dump everything in, and hit start.

Before you know it, you’ll have dinner ready and waiting for you. A warm, nourishing meal to fill your belly and nourish your soul.

Honestly, is there anything better than sitting down to savor a hot meal after a long day?

I hope you’ll make these delicious dinner recipes soon. If you do, be sure to share it on Instagram and tag me at @realfoodwholelife so I can see! Now, let’s make some One Pot Slow Cooker Dinner Recipes!

these one pot slow cooker dinner recipes will save your busy weeknights

Crockpot Mini Turkey Meatball Vegetable Soup is hearty one-pot meal that’s packed with the good stuff. A gluten-free, dairy-free, paleo, whole30 recipe your family will love.

Ingredients: ground turkey (or ground beef), onion, carrots, celery, zucchini, tomatoes, stock, spinach, Italian seasoning and other spices

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Bursting with vibrant vegetables, Slow Cooker Veggie Coconut Curry is easy to pull together and is the perfect dinner, any night of the week.

Ingredients: baby potatoes, carrots, chickpeas, stock, asparagus, peas, coconut milk, red Thai curry paste, lime juice and cilantro

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3-Ingredient Crockpot Salsa Chicken Stuffed Potatoes is the easiest, most delicious, craziest simple recipe you’ll find anywhere. What’s more, everything cooks together in the slow cooker, so prep is super fast and cleanup is a breeze!

Ingredients: chicken breasts or chicken thighs, salsa, and russet potatoes

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Instant Pot Chicken, Apples & Cabbage is a super simple one-pot meal that’s packed with flavor, but with little prep or fuss. A gluten-free, dairy-free, paleo, whole30 recipe. Also includes slow cooker and stovetop instructions!

Ingredients: chicken, onion, apples, cabbage, garlic powder, apple cider, apple cider vinegar and other seasonings

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5-Ingredient Slow Cooker Black Bean Stuffed Sweet Potatoes are easy to prepare in the slow cooker and make for a filling, festive and delicious meal.

Ingredients: black beans, sweet potatoes, salsa, garlic powder and smoked paprika.

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Tender, juicy, and incredibly simple to prepare, Slow Cooker Garlic Balsamic Whole Chicken is bound to become your new go-to weeknight recipe.

Ingredients: whole chicken, baby potatoes, carrots, paprika, garlic, garlic powder, balsamic vinegar, olive oil, rosemary and salt.

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10-Ingredient Slow Cooker Vegetable and Quinoa Stew is a hearty, vegetarian meal that’s easy to make and completely satisfying. Warm, nourishing, and so simple, you’ll want to make this stew for dinner tonight!

Ingredients: sweet potatoes, white beans, chickpeas, carrots, diced tomatoes, quinoa, kale, onion, stock

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A simple drop, stir, cover, and go recipe; Slow Cooker Enchilada Quinoa (Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free) is so easy to prepare, tastes amazing, and packs well for lunch the next day.

Ingredients: quinoa, canned black beans, bell pepper, onion, cumin, garlic powder, mild chili powder, tomato sauce, diced fire-roasted tomatoes, green chilis, lime juice and salt

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Light, healthy, and bursting with flavor, Instant Pot + Crockpot Sunshine Lemon Chicken Chowder makes for an easy weeknight dinner.

Ingredients: chicken breasts (or thighs), baby potatoes, celery, cauliflower, onion, chicken stock, coconut milk, lemon juice, turmeric and other seasonings

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tools to make these one pot slow cooker dinner recipes

Programmable 6-Quart Crockpot

6-Quart Instant Pot Pressure Cooker

My Favorite Cutting Board

8-inch chef knife

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2 comments to " These One Pot Slow Cooker Dinner Recipes Will Save Your Busy Weeknights "

  • Sonya

    Robyn – you are a genius at creating yummy, healthy and EASY crockpot recipes! Thank you so much for your realistic approach to healthy cooking. This site is my go-to for recipes and much more.

    • Robyn Downs

      Sonya, thank you SO much for the kind words! Wonderful to know the site is helpful to you. Here’s to feeling good! 🙂

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