21 Crock-Pot Dump Dinners For Winter

    Don't let the name scare you.

    1. Creole Chicken and Sausage

    2. Classic Beef With Gravy

    3. Hearty Vegetarian Chili

    Chili freezes well, so you can let the leftovers ~fuel your winter~. Get the recipe.

    4. Sausage Lentil Soup

    5. Honey Garlic Chicken

    Fair warning that you'll want to put the easy marinade — honey + garlic + soy sauce + ketchup + spices — on just about everything from now on. Recipe here.

    6. Slow Cooker Lasagna

    7. Homemade Minestrone Soup

    Packed with protein. Get the recipe.

    8. Classic Pot Roast

    9. Easiest Crock-Pot Salsa Verde Chicken

    10. Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

    A winter staple. Get the recipe.

    11. Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas

    12. Tomato, Kale, and Quinoa Soup

    13. Mexican-Inspired Quinoa

    Try the filling stuffed into tortillas, or on its own as a healthier burrito bowl. Get the recipe.

    14. Italian Chicken and Broccoli Rabe Chili

    15. Vegan Chickpea Coconut Curry

    16. Shredded Mexican Chicken

    Smoky, spicy, and sweet — thanks to smoked paprika, green chiles, and a bit of brown sugar. Get the recipe.

    17. Vegetable Beef Soup

    18. Pasta e Fagioli

    19. Slow Cooker Saag Paneer

    20. Slow Cooker French Dip Sandwiches

    Sandwiches, ranked: 1) French dip. 2) All other sandwiches. Get the recipe.

    21. Curried Butternut Squash Soup

    After everything cooks, you'll hit it with an immersion blender (or toss it into a regular blender) until all is smooth. Get the recipe.