Close

10 BBQ Classics You Can Make in Your Slow Cooker

By Jeanette Morelan on May 20, 2016

There’s nothing better than gathering the crew around for some good barbecue—that is, unless you’re left with all the food prep. Save yourself some time and effort with these easy slow cooker recipes that cover everything from meaty mains to hearty, comforting sides.

1

The Best Crockpot BBQ Chicken

social interactions

This juicy shredded chicken is doused in a tangy BBQ sauce—perfect piled high on rolls with fresh cole slaw.

Family Fresh Meals

2

Slow Cooker Cheesy Bacon Ranch Potatoes

social interactions

Make these cheesy ranch-flavored potatoes in a foil-lined slow cooker for super easy cleanup.

Damn Delicious

3

Easy Barbecue Ribs

social interactions

These fall-apart ribs are made tender in the slow cooker, and finished off in the broiler for that signature caramelized finish.

Mmm Is For Mommy

4

Slow Cooker Creamed Corn

social interactions

This five-ingredient creamed corn is the definition of comfort food—a perfect pairing for all your favorite BBQ mains.

Damn Delicious

5

Slow Cooker Macaroni and Cheese

social interactions

Make this decadent mac and cheese in the slow cooker, and you'll never reach for the boxed stuff again.

Food Network

6

Crock Pot Pulled Pork

social interactions

Juicy, sweet and tender, this pulled pork is an easy go-to for feeding a crowd.

100 Days Of Real Food

7

Bourbon Maple Slow Cooker Baked Beans

social interactions

Kick your baked beans up a notch with the addition of bourbon and maple syrup.

Averie Cooks

8

Crock Pot Root Beer Honey BBQ Wings

social interactions

These easy wings take just three ingredients and a few hours in the crock pot to make—no messy grill cleanup required.

The Frugal Girls

9

Slow Cooker Cheddar Jalapeño Corn Casserole

social interactions

This zingy, cheesy side dish will become a fast favorite addition to your standard BBQ fare.

Real House Moms

10

Crock Pot Cornbread

social interactions

This moist cornbread is perfect for soaking up every bit of goodness on your plate.

Tammilee Tips