Monday, November 24, 2014

50+ Recipes for a Slow Cooker Thanksgiving

Here's the updated collection of 50+ Recipes for a Slow Cooker Thanksgiving; with quite a few new recipes added this year!

50+ Recipes for a Slow Cooker Thanksgiving [featured on SlowCookerFromScratch.com]

For the las few years I've worked hard in November to bring you plenty of ideas for using the slow cooker to help with Thanksgiving dinner, and I'm updating this collection of 50+ Recipes for a Slow Cooker Thanksgiving with a few new ones I've featured this year.  If you're planning to use the slow cooker to free up oven space on Thanksgiving, now it's time to make some decisions!

Here's hoping that this collection of Thanksgiving recipes will give you plenty of help with the Thanksgiving menu for this year.  Happy Thanksgiving everyone!  

50+ Recipes for a Slow Cooker Thanksgiving [featured on SlowCookerFromScratch.com]

First up, Slow Cooker Turkey Breast.  Even if you're making a turkey in the oven, this is an easy way to get extra turkey for sandwiches.  Here are the recipes:

Slow Cooker Turkey Breast Stuffed with Wild Rice and Cranberries from The Perfect Pantry

Crock Pot Turkey Breast with Gravy from Skinnytaste

Slow Cooker Turkey Breast from Kitchen Parade

Slow Cooker Turkey with No-Fuss Gravy from Mel's Kitchen Cafe

Slow Cooker Turkey Breast with Gravy from Andrea Meyers

CrockPot Turkey Breast with Lower-Carb and Gluten-Free Gravy from Kalyn's Kitchen

Slow Cooker Turkey Breast for Sandwiches, Salads, and Pasta from The Perfect Pantry

Slow Cooker Perfect Turkey Breast from 365 Days of Slow Cooking

Slow Cooker Turkey Breast from Living Lou

Slow Cooker Creamy Turkey Dinner from A Year of Slow Cooking

Special Turkey Breast from Gluten-Free Easily

Slow Cooker Perfect Turkey Breast from A Year of Slow Cooking

Slow Cooker Turkey Breast Stuffed with Ricotta, Tomato, and Basil from The Perfect Pantry

Slow Cooker Turkey Breast from Simple Nourished Living

CrockPot Turkey Breast from A Year of Slow Cooking


50+ Recipes for a Slow Cooker Thanksgiving [featured on SlowCookerFromScratch.com]

Next is Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes. If you only use one trick from all my round-ups, this should be the one. Here are the recipes:

Holiday Mashed Potatoes with Bacon, Ricotta, Parmesan, and Thyme from 365 Days of Slow Cooking 

Ultimate Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes from Real Mom Kitchen

Easiest Slow Cooker Garlic Mashed Potatoes from Pinch of Yum

Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes from A Year of Slow Cooking

Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes from Creme de la Crumb

Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes from The Yummy Life

Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes from Gimme Some Oven

Crockpot Skinny Mashed Potatoes from Crockpot Gourmet

Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes from Baked by Rachel

Slow Cooker Rosemary Garlic Mashed Potatoes from Coconut and Lime

Slow Cooker Smoked Paprika Mashed Potatoes from Coconut and Lime

Reduced Fat Slow Cooker Garlic Mashed Potatoes from Skinny Ms.

Garlic, Parmesan, and Rosemary Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes from 365 Days of Slow Cooking

Easy CrockPot Mashed Potatoes from Lynn's Kitchen Adventures

Ultimate Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes from Moola Saving Mom

Slow Cooker Country Style Garlic Mashed Potatoes from Diethood


50+ Recipes for a Slow Cooker Thanksgiving [featured on SlowCookerFromScratch.com]

A favorite for many people is Slow Cooker Sweet Potatoes. If you've never tried sweet potatoes in the slow cooker, they turn out perfectly. Here are the recipes:

Slow Cooker Candied Sweet Potatoes from A Year of Slow Cooking

Coconut-Pecan Slow Cooker Sweet Potatoes from Simple Bites

Slow Cooker Spicy Sweet Potatoes from Kalyn's Kitchen

Slow Cooker Garlic Sweet Potato Mash from Skinnytaste

Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Mash from Skinny Ms.

Crockpot Buttery Sage Sweet Potatoes from Crockpot Gourmet

Crock Pot Sweet Potato Mash with Pecans from Six Sisters' Stuff

Slow Cooker Mashed Sweet Potatoes from $5 Dinners

Slow Cooker Candied Sweet Potatoes from Six Sisters' Stuff

How to Cook Sweet Potatoes in the Slow Cooker from A Veggie Venture

Slow Cooker Sweet Potatoes with Cranberry and Orange from A Veggie Venture

Easy Crockpot Stuffed Sweet Potatoes from Jeanette's Healthy Living

Easy Slow Cooker Sweet Potatoes from 365 Days of Slow Cooking

Slow Cooker Mashed Sweet Potatoes from Creme de la Crumb

Sweet Potatoes and Apples in the Slow Cooker from Eat at Home

Slow Cooker Sweet Potato and Apple Casserole from Simple Nourished Living


50+ Recipes for a Slow Cooker Thanksgiving [featured on SlowCookerFromScratch.com]

Next is an idea I wish I'd thought of myself, Slow Cooker Stuffing. What a great way to free up oven space. Here are the recipes:

Slow Cooker Sausage, Apple, and Sage Stuffing from Sweet Treats and More

Cornbread, Leek, and Bacon Stuffing in the Crock Pot from Savour Fare

Slow Cooker Stuffing with Apple and Sausage from A Year of Slow Cooking

Slow Cooker Stuffing from The Kitchen is My Playground

Challah Slow Cooker Stuffing from The Shiksa in the Kitchen

Slow Cooker Gluten-Free Cornbread Dressing from The Weary Chef

Crock Pot Sausage Stuffing from I Wash You Dry

Easy Savory Crockpot Stuffing from Family Fresh Meals

Slow Cooker Stuffing from Culinary Cory

Slow Cooker Sausage Apple Stuffing (Weight Watcher's Friendly) from Simple Nourished Living

Perfect Homemade Stuffing in the CrockPot (Gluten Free) from A Year of Slow Cooking

Skinny Slow Cooker Cornbread Stuffing from Skinny Ms.


50+ Recipes for a Slow Cooker Thanksgiving [featured on SlowCookerFromScratch.com]

Finally we have Slow Cooker Cranberry Sauce.  I love the idea of making your own cranberry sauce so you know what's in it.  Here are the recipes:

Crockpot Apple and Cranberry Sauce with Orange and Crystallized Ginger from Cookin' Canuck

Slow Cooker Cranberry Sauce from The Lemon Bowl

Slow Cooker Cranberry Sauce from Emily Bites

Slow Cooker Whole Cranberry Sauce from Kitchen Parade

Slow Cooker Homemade Cranberry Sauce from A Year of Slow Cooking

Clean Eating Slow Cooker Cranberry Sauce from The Gracious Pantry

Sugar-Free Slow Cooker Cranberry Sauce from The Perfect Pantry

CrockPot Holiday Cranberry Sauce from Heather's Dish

 Slow Cooker Cranberry Sauce from Burnt Apple

Slow Cooker Cranberry Sauce from Skinny Ms.


Want more ideas for vegetables in the slow cooker?
Use the Recipes-by-Photo Index Page for Slow Cooker Vegetables to see all the vegetable recipes that have been featured on this site.
50+ Recipes for a Slow Cooker Thanksgiving [featured on SlowCookerFromScratch.com]

14 comments:

  1. Wowie zowie! I think I need to buy more slow cookers to handle all of these great recipes.

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  2. Lydia, it's definitely good to have a few of them going on Thanksgiving!

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  3. What a fabulous round up of Thanksgiving recipes, Kaylyn! Thank you so much for including my Slow Cooker Stuffing.
    Tracey @ The Kitchen is My Playground

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  4. Tracey, my pleasure. So glad you like the round-up!

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  5. Love having these slow cooker Thanksgiving recipes all in one place. Have bookmarked for quick reference.

    Thanks for including my stuffing, Kalyn.

    Warmly,

    Martha

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  6. Martha, my pleasure! So glad the post is useful.

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  7. This is awesome! I am a nurse that is working the night before Thanksgiving. It will be so nice to pop stuffing and mashed potatoes in the slower cooker while the turkey cooks so I can snooze. :)

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  8. My mom was a nurse, so I know what that's like. So glad this is going to be helpful for you!

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  9. Thanks for sharing all of these great recipes! Pinned!

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  10. Thanks so much for including my turkey breast recipe, Kalyn. We enjoyed it today. This is a great roundup for Thanksgiving and other holiday meals as well. Hope you've had a great Thanksgiving with your family today!

    Shirley

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    1. Shirley, we had a nice day; hope you did too.

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  11. Kalyn,
    Thanks for allowing me to share your round up in my Best Thanksgiving Round Ups post! I appreciate your contribution to the cornucopia of recipes. With your help, we’ve got hundreds of recipes for all sorts of Thanksgiving needs, from setting the table, to making ahead, to vegetarian dishes, to more desserts than my brain can comprehend.
    Happy Thanksgiving!

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    1. Kirsten, my pleasure! Fun idea for a round-up of all the round-ups, going to check it out now.

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