Slow cookers are great for preparing warming comfort food from helping to break down and tenderize tough cuts of meat such as flank steak and chuck to letting home cooks get a head start on dinner prep slow cookers truly work wonders prep a recipe like the garlic chicken with barley pictured here in the morning and it will be cooked through and delicious by hellip.

Theres a lot you can do with ground beef in your slow cooker plus ground beef will last three to four months in the freezer so stockpiling this staple ingredient will serve you well from hearty comfort foods like lasagna chili and meatloaf to lightened up soups and stews these are the easy hands off ground beef slow cooker recipes you.

Youll soon find that the possibilities are endless with the following recipes that include slow cooker chicken slow cooker beef and even slow cooker vegetarian dishes not only can you serve these for breakfast lunch or dinner but you can also put these slow cooker recipes together year round.