Slow cooking is a technique that has been around for centuries. To slow cook now, all you need to do is toss some ingredients in your handy slow cooker in the morning, and you can come home at night to a complete dinner. The helpful technology could not make warm meals easier to throw together. An added bonus? These meals make your house smell incredible. Our contributors know all about the benefit of slow cookers and crock pots, so we've rounded up some of our favorite recipes they've shared that you'll want to make right away.
Check out the slideshow above for the best slow cooker recipes to make this fall and winter.