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    16 Refreshing Summer Dinners You Can Make In Your Slow Cooker

    Because when it's 100°F outside, the last thing you want to do is turn on your oven.

    Most people associate slow cookers with hearty winter cooking — but they can also come in handy during the warmer summer months, too!

    Unlike ovens, slow cookers don't generate a ton of heat, making them the perfect thing to keep your house cool. We rounded up 16 of our favorite slow cooker recipes that are light, flavorful, and perfect for summer.

    1. Pulled Chicken Lettuce Wraps

    3. Adobo Chicken

    4. Slow Cooker Jambalaya

    5. Slow Cooker Chicken Lettuce Wraps

    6. Honey BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches

    7. Slow Cooker Poached Salmon With Lemons and Fresh Herbs

    8. Slow Cooker Stuffed Peppers

    9. Barbacoa Tacos

    10. Slow Cooker Corn Chowder

    11. Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Sriracha Wings

    12. Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Sliders

    13. Slow Cooker Shrimp Boil

    14. Mexican Quinoa Casserole

    15. Slow Cooker Jerk Chicken

    16. Vegan Slow Cooker Tofu