Even though your crock pot can be used year round, doesn’t everything taste the best when the weather turns chilly and crisp? Soups, stews and chilis all taste just wonderful when you’re warming from the inside out. Fall is slowly rolling in, and I’ve found some of the tastiest recipes out there. Check out these festive meals and get slow cooking.
1. Crockpot Pumpkin Chili
Nothing says “fall” like pumpkin and chili! Why not marry the two with this delicious crockpot pumpkin chili recipe? Seasoned black beans, ground turkey and pumpkin packed with all sorts of vitamins will get you feeling full and healthy. The spices will make this easy and slow cooking dish unforgettable.
Get the dish for this recipe over at MomsWithCrockpots.com, along with-you guessed it- tons of more crockpot meals!
2. Crockpot Chicken Gnocchi Soup
This cream-based soup is packed with chicken, veggies and adorable potato gnocchi. Bacon and spinach give it an extra punch of salty, but semi-healthy goodness. There’s a little something in it for everyone, and tastes just as great as leftovers.
We seriously love PinchofYum.com, so head over to grab this recipe.
3. Slow Cooker Potato Soup
Every mom needs a delicious potato soup in her repertoire. It’s creamy, filling and pretty darn easy. Top with the family’s favorite toppings, like bacon, cheese and green onions for a meal where everyone can find something to enjoy.
GimmeSomeOven.com has a great recipe, as well as hundreds more you can’t miss.
4. Slow Cooker Pasta e Fagioli Soup
Two of the foods I love most in this world? Pasta and Soup. That’s why I’ll be putting the ingredients down to make this delicious looking Pasta e Fagioli soup. This soup is hearty and full of meat, veggies, pasta and beans which means everyone will leave the dinner table with full bellies!
You can find this meal at TheRecipeCritic.com, where all the recipes are family approved!
5. Slow Cooker Creamy Tomato Basil Tortellini Soup
Tomato soup and grilled cheese are a family favorite in our home. This recipe gives you all the cheesy goodness of grilled cheese, but in the shape of tortellini instead. That means less cleanup! Once you make this recipe, you’ll never go back to eating tomato soup from the can again.
Find this hearty soup over at CookingClassy.com!
6. Crock Pot Roast
Roasts are perfect for fall meals, but they can take a lot of time and careful watching. The crock pot will take over all the work, and this recipe is one of the best. With minimal ingredients and virtually no work on your part, you’ll be left with meat that easily falls apart and tender veggies.
Find this recipe and other slow cooker favs over at RecipesThatCrock.com.
7. Crock Pot Creamy Chicken Stew
This creamy chicken stew is like chicken pot pie, without the pie. But if you whip up some homemade biscuits and serve with it, you won’t miss a thing. This hearty stew has all your favorites: chicken, veggies herbs and all sitting in a thick and flavorful broth. This stew is on it’s way to becoming a favorite with your family.
This recipe was found at TheCozyCook.com. If you love soups and other foods that make you feel warm and cozy, you’ll love the Cozy Cook!
8. Slow Cooker Chicken & Corn Chowder
Chilly weather warrants a nice cup of chowda, especially this slow cooker and chicken version. Made with hearty chunks of chicken, potatoes, carrots, crisp corn and lots of spices, this soup is topped with bacon. And excuse us, we’re going to eat the whole thing now.
Check out DamnDelicious.net for this entire recipe and tons of other tasty entrees.
9. Loaded Slow Cooker Grits
Southern and savory, these slow cooker grits aren’t just for breakfast. Toss in the slow cooker with salt, pepper, cheese and bacon and enjoy on a chilly fall night as the ultimate comfort food.
Check out Delish.com for 39 more tasty fall slow cooker recipes.
10. Chicken & Cornbread Dumplings
You can never go wrong with a Southern classic like chicken and dumplings. A savory chicken and veggie soup is topped with flavorful and hearty cornbread dumplings––a new take and one we can totally get behind.
Be sure to check out SouthernLiving.com for 38 more delicious fall slow cooker recipes