In the colder times of year we like the warmth of comforting food out of the crock pot, in the warmer times we love that we don’t have to run the oven. All year long we love the convenience of using a slow cooker. We often think of soup and stews in the crockpot, but slow cooking meat in the crock pot is just as easy – and yummy.
These first five recipes can easily be gluten free as long as you check the sauces [like barbecue] that you put on the meat.
Crockpot Pot Roast from The Crepes of Wrath
Great for the first time pot roast cook! If you want a crock pot pot roast recipe with great instructions and pictures then this is for you.
Crockpot Roast Chicken from Iowa Girl Eats
I found it interesting how she raises the chicken off the bottom of the crock pot so it is not cooking in its own fat. I have a feeling that my husband would like it better that way.
Learn more: How to Make a Crockpot Omelet
Crockpot Cranberry Pork Roast from Recipe Girl
An easy recipe for Crockpot Cranberry Pork Roast that even the most finicky eaters will enjoy. Tender meat with delicious sauce – who could ask for anything more!
Crockpot Venison Roast from Stacy Makes Cents
Venison is very good for you and can be a frugal way to fill your freezer with meat. This recipe has tips – and spices – to get rid of the gamey taste and make a delicious main dish.
Crockpot BBQ Ribs from My Life as a Mrs.
Here you will find all the instruction needed to cook ribs in a crockpot. After the ribs are cooked they are finished up on a grill for that special flavor that only a grill can give.
Swedish Meatballs from Mommy Savers
A classic recipe for Swedish meatballs in a crockpot. How convenient and easy can it be? Crockpot cooking is great even for such recipes as this. If you want to make it a little more from scratch you can use homemade meatballs and homemade gravy. If you plan ahead you could make a nice large batch of homemade meatballs to keep in the freezer for whenever you need them.
Crockpot Chicken & Dumplings from Tastefully Done
This classic dish is a staple on many tables. Here is a crock pot chicken dumplin recipe you will find easy to make and absolutely good!
Want more? Here are 8 Easy and Delicious Crock Pot Meals
These are some really good classic recipes adapted for the crock pot. I hope you found one or more you will keep around to refer to again and again.
If you have another crock pot recipe for meat that you love, please let us know using the comment section below. We’d love to hear from you!