15 Slow Cooker Recipes

Slow Cooker Mexican Beef With Lime Crema and Pinto Beans [Photograph: Jennifer Olvera]

It's no secret that slow-cooking can yield wonderful results with relatively minimal effort; just prepare the meat and let the flavors build for hours. And when you're done, you have something tender, succulent, and flexible for a variety of recipes.

Catch recipes for brisket, pork stew, and even apple butter in the list below, or you can see them all in the slideshow ยป