Dump and go crockpot meals may not have the most appealing name, but they do have the most appealing dinner prep! They are perfect for busy days since you can just dump your ingredients into the slow cooker in the morning. By dinner time the house smells amazing, and your dinner is cooked and ready to be enjoyed by the family! It’s a weeknight dinner winner.
1. Crockpot Pesto Chicken Thighs
This two ingredient meal is ready to cook in the crockpot in under a minute. Chicken thighs cut into pieces and your favorite homemade or store bought pesto sauce are all you need for this recipe. Once cooked you can serve pesto chicken over rice or pasta, or as a sandwich! blah
2. Crockpot Chicken and Gravy with Noodles
If you’ve got a busy day ahead and want to make sure that you come home to a hearty comforting dinner then this is the meal for you. Chicken, Italian dressing mix, chicken gravy, and cream cheese make a delicious meal, complete it by serving it over pasta and with a veggie side!
3. Crockpot Chicken & Salsa
Two minutes worth of prep in the morning and dinner is ready when you get home! Simply put chicken and your favorite salsa in the crockpot and you are ready to go. There are a lot of different ways to serve this salsa chicken like in a burrito bowl, in a quesadilla, or over nachos.
4. Buffalo Chicken Sandwiches
Season your chicken with salt, pepper, and garlic powder and place it in the slow cooker. Add some buffalo sauce and when you get home you have buffalo chicken sandwiches the family will love! Have leftovers? Serve them over a baked potato or as a nacho topping!
5. Slow Cooker Chicken Burrito Bowls
This dump and go slow cooker meal has everything you need for dinner included. Chicken, black beans, salsa, and corn served over rice. Then add your favorite burrito toppings like guacamole, shredded cheese, or crushed tortilla chips for a tasty dinner every one can customize to their liking.
6. Crockpot Chipotle Chicken
This chipotle chicken in the crockpot is prepped in just about 15 minutes and that includes a chipotle BBQ sauce. Yum! This chipotle chicken can be served as a tasty sandwich, or used as the filling for a burrito, and turn the leftovers into a whole new meal. Don’t you love it when you can cook once and eat twice?
7. Slow Cooker Chicken Stroganoff
This simple crockpot meal is comforting and delicious! Six simple ingredients dumped in the slow cooker and dinner is done! Chicken stroganoff is super creamy and filling and it’s a complete meal in one dish when served over egg noodles or your favorite pasta.
8. Slow Cooker Italian Beef
Slow cooker Italian beef is cooked slowly all day long in beef broth and seasonings until it shreds easily. Once it’s done you can make Italian beef sandwiches on hoagie rolls with melted provolone cheese. This is a dump and go meal the whole family will look forward to.
9. Slow Cooker Pot Roast with Red Wine
If you are looking for a meal that will have your mouth watering as soon as you step through the door then slow cooker pot roast is the recipe for you. Tender juicy beef that melts in your mouth, red wine, onions, carrots, potatoes, and a homemade gravy complete this comforting dish.
10. Dump & Go Country Style Ribs
When you think about ribs you probably think of cooking them on the grill or smoker or maybe in the oven, but did you know that you can cook them in the slow cooker or Instant Pot too? This easy dump and go rib recipe is finger looking good and you are going to love it served up with your favorite BBQ sides!
11. Slow Cooker Overnight Breakfast Casserole
This delicious slow cooker overnight casserole is quick to make and perfect for serving for brunch or for a holiday breakfast. You don’t have to wait until the holidays to make it though, serve it to the family on a night when you are craving breakfast for dinner!
12. Slow Cooker Turkey Quinoa Chili
This slow cooker black bean quinoa chili recipe takes just 10 minutes to prep and then slow cookers in the crockpot for incredible flavor without any work from you. Between the quinoa, beans, and turkey, each filling serving of turkey quinoa chili has 25 grams protein and almost half of your daily fiber. Oh, and the flavor!
13. Slow Cooker Spicy Corn and Jalapeno Cheese Dip
Spicy corn and jalapeño cheese dip makes great party food. You can make this jalapeño corn dip in the crockpot and make it as spicy (or not) as you choose. This slow cooker dip recipe is always a BIG hit and this easy street corn dip doesn’t last long.
14. Slow Cooker Lemonade Chicken
Slow cooker lemonade chicken is delicious dump and go crockpot meal. This chicken dinner boasts a tangy sweet and sour sauce made with lemonade concentrate, lemon zest and more.
15. Slow Cooker Sriracha Honey Garlic Pork Chops
These slow cooker sriracha honey garlic pork chops make a great dinner any day of the year. They’re easy crockpot pork chops which are sweet and sticky, Chinese inspired, and totally delicious.