18 Ways To Use Your Slow Cooker This Summer

Because turning the oven on is just so not happening.

1. Burgers

If you don’t have a grill you can still make juicy, delicious burgers in your slow cooker. Recipe here.

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2. Berry Cobbler

Recipe here.

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3. Corn on the Cob with Garlic Butter

If you’re not eating corn on the cob this summer you’re not doing it right. Recipe here.

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4. BBQ Pulled Pork

Recipe here.

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5. Strawberry Cheesecake

Easy peasy. Recipe here.

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6. Barbacoa Beef Tacos

Slow cookers are magical because you can make an insane amount of food like this barbacoa beef and everyone will love you for it. Recipe here.

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7. Chili Dogs

Top with lots of cheddar cheese. Recipe here.

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8. Lemon-Poppy Seed Bread

It’s kind of mind-blowing that you can make cakes in a slow cooker. Recipe here.

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9. BBQ Ribs

Recipe here.

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10. Greek Yogurt

Make your own Greek yogurt and save the environment. Recipe here.

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11. Citrus Salmon with White Wine

How classy. Recipe here.

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12. Ratatouille

The perfect way to use up a zucchini surplus. Recipe here.

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13. Blueberry Plum Butter

Just blueberries, plums, lemon and sugar. Recipe here.

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14. Potato Leek Soup

This would also be lovely served cold. Recipe here.

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15. Jerk Chicken

Recipe here.

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16. Fudgy S’mores Cake

All s’mores everything. Recipe here.

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17. Vegetable-Stuffed Peppers

Think of these peppers as tiny edible houses for more food to live in. Recipe here.

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18. Hawaiian BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwich

Recipe here.

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