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29 Summer Dinners You Can Make In The Crock Pot

Just set it and forget it.

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2. Caribbean Pulled Chicken Lettuce Wraps

It's like traveling to Jamaica by way of your dinner table. Get the recipe.


5. Deep Dish Pizza

Pizza night just took on a whole new meaning with this recipe for doughy, saucy Chicago-style pizza. Just take it out of the Crock Pot and serve. Get the recipe.

6. Cuban Shredded Beef

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This Cuban staple called ropa vieja is a slow-cooked mixture of tomato sauce, green chilis and a whole lot of spices. Serve it over rice and beans for a meal you'll want to make time and time again. Get the recipe.

8. Chicken Caesar Sandwiches

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From the kids to the grandparents, there's no one who doesn't love a good old fashioned chicken Caesar sandwich. Toss this mixture into a pita or a wrap and call it lunch. Get the recipe.


9. Barbecue Ribs

If you don't have the time or ingredients to make this homemade spice rub, opt for a store-bought version. These tender ribs will fall off the bone regardless. Get the recipe.


16. Spaghetti Squash and Turkey Meat Sauce

Give grandma's spaghetti Bolognese recipe a summer makeover. Get the recipe.


17. Thai Steak Salad with Peanut Hoisin Sauce

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As if this boneless steak marinated in honey and soy sauce weren't flavorful enough, just wait until you try the sweet and savory peanut-ginger hoisin dressing. Get the recipe.

20. Salmon with Lemon and Dill

If you're afraid of cooking fish, this foolproof Crock Pot recipe is for you. All you need are five ingredients and five minutes of prep time for perfectly cooked salmon. Get the recipe.


22. Slow Cooker Stuffed Peppers

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This effortless meal is light enough to make all summer long, but satisfying enough to fill you up. Top these beef and brown rice stuffed peppers with a drizzle of sour cream or a dab of guacamole. Get the recipe.

24. Chicken Lo Mein

Healthier than take out, but just as tasty, you can swap in whatever veggies and protein you like best. Get the recipe.


26. Peach Crisp

This delicious summer dessert tastes like a cross between peach cobbler and oatmeal cookies...only you don't have to turn on the oven. Just don't forget the scoop of vanilla ice cream on top. Get the recipe.