Slow-cooker Recipes With Six Ingredients Or Fewer
1. Apple-brown sugar
This list includes some entrees and main courses, but let's b
egin with a side dish: apple-brown sugar-glazed carrots.
This recipe from Taste of Home calls for only six ingredients
and is much simpler than it sounds.
2. Apple butter
We promise this is not just a list of 20 apple-centric recipe
s, but who could resist whipping up a quantity.
After peeling, coring, and slicing the apples, your slow cook
er and blender will do the rest of the work to make this topping for toast.
3. Baby back
These infant back ribs are so simple to prepare that a newbor
n could do it.
Baby back ribs
You will need ribs, barbecue sauce, garlic, onion, salt, and
pepper, as well as four hours on high or eight hours on low in a slow cooker.
4. Banana bread
This Supergolden Bakes recipe calls for three ingredients, bu
t it actually calls for six, including one teaspoon of baking powder, salt, and cinnamon.
You could also add a seventh ingredient—chocolate morsels, al
monds, or both!—but we won't force you to do so.
5. Pulled chicken
This one from Home Made Lovely is incredibly simple.
The chicken breasts, barbecue sauce, and cola are cooked in a
slow cooker for eight hours on low or four hours on high until the chicken is almost falling apart.
6. Sugar-glazed ham
This is not a simplified recipe, as quality ham requires only