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14 Satisfying Slow Cooker Side Dishes + Bonus Baked Slow Cooker Sweet Potatoes

Sometimes a side dish can inspire an entire meal. if you're looking for ideas, these 14 Satisfying Slow Cooker Side Dishes are stupendous slow cooker recipes that are sure to inspire!

The editors at AllFreeSlowCookerRecipes.com have selected some of our best slow cooker side dish recipes. They are easy slow cooker recipes, fit for beginners or slow cooking veterans. If you're  looking for vegetable side dish recipes, we are featuring one of the tastiest scalloped potato slow cooker recipes, as well as rice side dish recipes. There's something for everyone among these 14 slow cooker side dishes.
 

Slow Cooker Side Dish Recipes


Table of Contents:

  1. Featured Recipe

  2. Pasta and Rice Side Dishes

  3. Fruit-Inspired Sides

  4. Veggie & Potato Sides  
     

Featured Recipe

Slow Cooker Stuffing With Apple And Sausage Recipe

Slow Cooker Stuffing With Apple And Sausage Recipe - Slow Cooker Stuffing With Apple And Sausage Recipe can be used as one of your Thanksgiving side dish recipes or simply is one of the great slow cooker side dishes to add to your repertoire.

Pasta and Rice Side Dishes

Four-Step Macarnoi and Cheese
 

  1. Extra-Cheesy Macaroni and Cheese - Kids and adults alike with enjoy this extra-cheesy macaroni and cheese recipe made straight from your slow cooker. This easy slow cooker recipe makes the perfect side dish and goes well with anything from chicken nuggets to barbecue.
     
  2. Louisiana-Style Red Beans And Rice - If you're looking for cozy slow cooker side dish recipes, this Louisiana-Style Red Beans And Rice recipe is great! Made with hot sausages, colorful beans, and fun spices, including Creole seasoning, this spicy dish will warm up any occasion!
     
  3. Slow Cooker Spinach Stuffed Pasta Shells - Slow Cooker Spinach Stuffed Pasta Shells are one of the best slow cooker side dish recipes you can make with an Italian entree. Made with three kinds of cheesy and tasty spinach, these shells are a great companion to any meal.
     
  4. Four-Step Macaroni and Cheese - When this easy macaroni and cheese is done cooking, spoon it into a baking dish. Then, sprinkle it with extra cheese and place it under the broiler for a couple of minutes. This will make the dish extra cheesy and will also add a crispy coating to the outer layer.
     
  5. Easy No-Stir Mushroom Risotto - This delicious, classic rice recipe is made with mushrooms, Parmesan cheese, white wine, and more. The wholesome and warm flavors of this dish will go with a variety of main courses, so mix and match it with several weeknight dinners.

 

Fruit-Inspired Sides

Spiced Apple Pear Sauce
 

  1. Homemade Spiced Slow Cooker Applesauce - Homemade Spiced Slow Cooker Applesauce is one of the easiest slow cooker side dishes to make and it's among the healthy slow cooker recipes. All this recipe requires is apples, water, brown sugar, cinnamon and nutmeg.
     
  2. Apple Stuffing - Apple stuffing makes a great side dish for a holiday, or even more casual meal. Slow cooker stuffing is known to be some of the best stuffing, hands down.
     
  3. Zin Cranberries - This is an easy recipe for your slow cooker that you'll love to make every Fall or Winter season. Zin cranberries is the perfect side dish to compliment your holiday dinner. With orange and cinnamon flavors, the dish delivers a unique taste.
     
  4. Spiced Apple Pear Sauce - The flavors in this recipe for Spiced Apple Pear Sauce will remind you of your favorite apple pie. The slow cooker applesauce recipe is easily made in your slow cooker and would make a great gift during the holiday season.
     

Veggie & Potato Sides

Slow Cooker Cheesy Ranch Cauliflower and Broccoli
 

  1. Country Scalloped Potatoes - If you're looking for slow cooker potato recipes, these country scalloped potatoes make a tasty dish for a holiday party, or simply a family dinner. This is one of the best scalloped potato slow cooker recipes around! The slow cooker side dish recipe has two distinct cook times. You can either cook on Low for 7 to 9 hours or on High for 3 to 4 hours.
     
  2. Golden Carrots - A great selection among vegetable side dish recipes, you make this dish with carrots, raisins, butter, honey and lemon juice. These golden carrots make the perfect slow cooker side dish recipe. You will want to make these with almost every meal!
     
  3. Slow Cooker Cheesy Creamed Corn Recipe - This Slow Cooker Cheesy Creamed Corn Recipe is one of the more simple vegetable side dish recipes, made with just five ingredients. This is a great side dish for any meal!
     
  4. Silky Smooth Sweet Potato Puree - This recipe for Silky Smooth Sweet Potato Puree combines sweet potatoes with milk, buttermilk, and butter for a smooth and creamy side dish.
     
  5. Slow Cooker Cheesy Ranch Cauliflower and Broccoli - This cheesy veggie casserole includes two types of cheese, along with butter and milk, making it extra creamy. Dry ranch seasoning and fresh thyme give this easy side dish a savory punch.

 

Bonus Recipe: "Baked" Slow Cooker Sweet Potatoes

Baked Slow Cooker Sweet Potatoes

"Baked" Slow Cooker Sweet Potatoes - Save space in your oven or toaster oven and make baked slow cooker sweet potatoes in your slow cooker. This is a fun easy technique for "baking" potatoes. The best part of the recipe is that you can leave the potatoes unattended in your slow cooker for hours!

 

Search for more slow cooker sides by visiting our Slow Cooker Side Dish Recipes on AllFreeSlowCookerRecipes.com. Plus don't miss The Ultimate Slow Cooker Recipe Guide from our friends at RecipeLion.com.  There are over 250 dishes in this collection of recipes for a slow cooker!

 

 

 

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