8 Healthy Slow-Cooker Recipes

Featured Article, Healthy Recipes and Nutrition, Nutrition
on March 25, 2015
Just a Taste

We’re convinced that you can make anything with shopping list and a crockpot. A slow-cooker is practically a magic vessel that can transform tousled ingredients into a wonderful meal. Famous for locking in flavors while requiring no attention, slow-cookers are a must-have for any busy cook. The options are nearly limitless, so we’ve rounded up 8 great options for a healthy crockpot meal. From low-carb, gluten-free chocolate cake (you heard that right) to a healthy twist on deep dish pizza, look no further for tonight’s dinner plans.


Crockpot Turkey Meatballs

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Sally’s Baking Addiction

Stay healthy with these tender turkey meatballs made in a crockpot. They are a guaranteed easy meal brimming with warmth and spices.

Lemon Garlic Chicken

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No. 2 Pencil

The slow cooker isn’t only for soups! Lock in flavors with this simple but satiating recipe for a whole roast chicken with lemon, garlic and thyme. Dinner has never been so easy.

Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken

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Just a Taste

This shredded chicken recipe is a perfect dish to mix it up with while still keeping it crockpot simple. The honey and garlic give this dish a delectable Asian flare that you don’t want to miss.

Crockpot Deep Dish Cheese Pizza with Cauliflower Crust

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Crockpot Gourmet

Not only is this pizza recipe made in a slow-cooker, but it also has a cauliflower crust to cut unhealthy carbs but maintain deep dish deliciousness.

Skinny Chicken Pot Pie

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Steph’s Bite by Bite

Who doesn’t love a good chicken pot pie? This crockpot version is simple and healthy and sure to satisfy any of your cold night cravings.

Slow Cooker Mexican Quinoa

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Chelsea’s Messy Apron

Fresh, healthy, and bursting with flavor, you can’t go wrong with this butternut squash, quinoa, Mexican dish. This recipe is full of protein, healthy fats and all of its delectable taste can be achieved in your slow-cooker.


Slow Cooker Chocolate Cake

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All Day I Dream About Food

You do not want to miss this low carb, slow-cooker, gluten-free, rich and moist chocolate cake. This seemingly-paradoxical cake can be made easily in your crockpot to satisfy any chocolate craving and keep from busting any health resolution.

Chicken and Wild Rice Soup 

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Two Peas & Their Pod

This healthy soup is full of protein, nutrients and healthy grains to keep you going strong. The chicken, wild rice and veggies create a mouth-watering symphony of flavors and warmth, and it is SO easy to make.