If you are always working late but wanting something healthy that doesn’t need hours of making, then here are the perfect recipes for you, which include crock pot:
- Slow cooker Chicken Chili recipe
Chicken is always fun to cook, as you can use a lot different ingredients and mix flavors. It tastes perfect with almost every spice you mix in with. This dish is low-calorie and really easy to make and you will need following ingredients:
-2 pounds boneless chicken breasts
-1/2 cup green bell pepper
-2 cloves garlic or 1 teaspoon garlic powder
-1 can of beans
-1 can stewed tomatoes
– 1 can diced tomatoes
-1 can tomato sauce
-1 ½ cups corn kernels
-1 tablespoon chili powder
-1 teaspoon cumin
-1 teaspoon dried oregano
-1 ½ teaspoons kosher salt
-1/2 teaspoon black pepper
-1 bay leaf
– Garnish: sour cream
- Chop the chicken breasts into pieces that you like them. Then put them into the slow cooker along with all ingredients. Cover the pot and cook on high temperature for 1 hour, then lower the temperature and cook for next 4 hours.
- At the end garnish with the sour cream and your dinner is served.
2. Pizza pasta Casserole
Are you a pasta lover? If you are always looking for some new idea for sauce, but you are always with lack of free time to cook it, this is perfect for use. Make yourself tasty sauce, while combining fresh ingredients. Use your slow cooker for making sauce that nobody will forget the taste:
- For this dish you will need following ingredients:
- 2 tablespoons of olive oil
- 1 1/2 pounds lean ground beef
- 6 ounces pepperoni slices
- 1 large onion
- 1 medium green bell pepper
- 2 cloves garlic (minced)
- 1 jar pizza sauce
- 1 can stewed tomatoes
- 1 teaspoon dried leaf oregano
- 1/2 teaspoon dried leaf basil
- 1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes (crushed)
- 2 teaspoons sugar
- Dash of salt and freshly ground black pepper
- 1 pound of rigatoni
- 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese
- 8 ounces mozzarella cheese.
- Garnish: you can slice black olives
- First take another pot or pan where you can cook the ground beef until it get color, and then add, in the same pan or pot, the pepperoni and chopped onion. After 2 minutes remove the ingredients into the slow cooker.
- In the previous pot or pan, where you cooked the ground beef, add only the onion and bell pepper, after 2-3 minute add the pizza sauce, the tomatoes and all other ingredients. Mix them and after 1-2 minutes transfer them into your slow cooker.
- Cover the cooker and leave it for the next 5-6 hours on medium or on high for 3-4 hours.
- 20 minutes before your sauce is done, boil the pasta and drain well.
- Broccoli Quiche recipe
Broccoli is not the most favorite thing to it, but with this combination you will see the other side of this vegetable, and trust me you will just want more on more from this quiche. It is easy to make and tasty to eat. All you need for this quiche recipe are the following ingredients:
- 2 tablespoons butter
- 1 onion
- 1 teaspoon minced garlic
- 2 cups fresh broccoli- chopped
- 1 unbaked pie crust
- 1 ½ cups mozzarella cheese
- 4 eggs, well beaten
- 1 ½ cups milk
- 1 teaspoon salt
- ½ teaspoon black pepper
- 1 tablespoon butter, melted.
- Melt your butter in large pot and add onions, garlic and the broccoli. Cook them on medium heat until the vegetables are soft. After that add the cheese.
- Combine the eggs with milk; add the butter, the salt and pepper. Pour this mixture over the vegetables and the cheese.
- Bake in oven for 40-50 minutes or until it becomes brown.
4. Easy Zucchini Quiche
Read on how to cook the most easy quiche recipe ever. For this recipe you need few ingredients and 15 minutes for whole preparation. It is perfect if you want something taste but don’t have a lot of time for making it.
- Here are needed ingredients:
-2 cups grated zucchini
-1 pie shell, unbaked
-6 beaten eggs
-1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
- Heat the oven to 175 degrees C temperature or 350 degrees F.
- On the bottom of the pie shells spread the zucchini and pour over the eggs. Finish with topping it with shredded cheddar cheese.
- Put in the heated oven and bake your dish for about 30 minutes. Or you will see when the eggs are set.