Slow cooker recipes to warm your winter nights

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Whether you're having friends over, cooking for your significant other or even just yourself! These slow cooker recipes are delicious dishes you're going to want to try. Everything from apple cider to chili, the Lifestyle Collective bloggers are here to help you decide the perfect meal to warm your cold winter nights with some scrumptious creations!

Take a look through the slideshow for some great dishes you're going to want to try!

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Slow Cooker Mexican Chicken Soup

"This Slow Cooker Mexican Chicken Soup is packed with spicy Mexican flavors.  It’s super easy to prepare on a weeknight or on the weekend for a football watching crowd." - Seasonal Cravings

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Two Ingredient Slow Cooker Beef Brisket

"This easy Two Ingredient Slow Cooker Beef Brisket will be a dinner home run.  Cooking brisket in the slow cooker with salsa verde makes the meat tender and juicy." - Seasonal Cravings

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Slow Cooker Spiced Apple Cider

"No sweeteners…just apples, water + heavenly fall spices. Your house will smell ABSOLUTELY amazing." - Displaced Housewife

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Slow Cooker Sesame Pork

"Pork roast is marinated overnight in an Asian-inspired sauce, then cooked low and slow until it is fall-apart tender." - Taste and Tell

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Slow Cooker Coconut Chicken Curry

"There’s not much in this world that I love more than curry. Except for maybe chicken. Or coconut milk. Or slow cooker meals." - The Wanderlust Kitchen

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Crispy Skin Slow Cooker Jerk Chicken

"This slow cooker jerk chicken begins in the slow cooker and ends on the grill, thus giving it the crispiest skin while still holding in a ton of deliciousness!" - Cooking and Beer

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Slow-Cooked Onion Thyme Lamb

"Spend 20 minutes or so getting this all prepped in the morning and put it on to cook… all… day. 8 hours on low will give you the tenderest lamb ever and one delicious sauce." - Today's Nest

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Slow Cooker Braciole

"Braciole is a slow-braised Italian beef roulade commonly filled with a combination of salt pork, parmesan cheese, breadcrumbs and prosciutto." - My Gourmet Connection

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Slow Cooker Chicken Cassoulet with Pesto

"I made this pesto with a pestle and mortar, but for time and ease feel free to pop it in a food processor – what ever’s easiest for you." - Billy Parisi

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Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Chili and Blue Cheese Garlic Bread

" I will try to post something other than chili on here every now and then, but really, I can make no promises. It's just the best." - The Whole Bite

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Slow-Cooked Pulled Brisket

"Seriously, who can resist this southern classic? It’s comfort food at its best, in the form of meat that melts in your mouth!" - Olivia's Cuisine 

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Slow Cooker Healthy Maple Bacon Baked Beans

"These Slow Cooker Healthy Maple Bacon Baked Beans are a barbeque, get together must have! A healthy twist on the classic bacon baked beans with maple, that allows your slow cooker do all the work." - With Salt and Wit

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Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Sandwiches

"You simply rub your pork  shoulder with the mix of spices the night before, wrap with plastic wrap and let the refrigerator do the work until the next morning." - A Happy Food Dance

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Slow Cooker Queso Fundido with Chorizo

"This easy and amazingly delicious Slow Cooker Queso Fundido with Chorizo couldn’t be easier! The only step apart from throwing things in a crockpot is browning the chorizo." - The Cookie Rookie

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Slow Cooker Apple Pie Oatmeal

"Once stirred, the oats became instantly creamy and perfect, and the browned bits around the edges of the slow cooker were actually a delightful taste treat." - Domesticate Me

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Slow Cooker Calico Beef and Bean Soup

"Nothing is better is the winter than a warm bowl of soup, well…. maybe a soup you can make in your slow cooker!" - Life With The Crust Off

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Slow Cooker Almond Joy Hot Chocolate

"This Slow Cooker Almond Joy Hot Chocolate takes just five minutes to prepare, yet makes enough to wow a crowd!" - Melanie Makes

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Slow Cooker Turkey Chili

"Not only is this flavorful chili a perfect cold-weather antidote, I love that it mostly cooks itself, simmering away all day in the Slow Cooker, awaiting our return from a late-afternoon walk in the fields." - Fork Knife Swoon

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Slow Cooker Chicken Cassoulet

"Her cassoulet was solely sausage-based, with both duck and pork sausage to get the flavor of many meats." - Feed Me Phoebe

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Slow Cooker Lemon Chicken and Rice Soup Recipe

"I whipped up this Slow Cooker Lemon Chicken Rice Soup Recipe.  With that slow cooker it was ridiculously easy and I could keep it warm all day so I could have countless bowls of it LOL!" - Billy Parisi

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Slow Cooker Mediterranean Chicken Recipe

"A slow cooker kind of boils/steams/braises a bunch of raw ingredient together to infuse flavors, in other words zero caramelization." - Billy Parisi

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Slow Cooker Snickerdoodle

"Ahhh~ Of all the amazing things that have ever been snickered and/or doodled, the best one to come along has GOT to be this one…simply because we literally don’t have to do much of anything to enjoy it." - Oh Bite It

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Slow Cooked Beef Carbonnade 

"It was cold and dreary outside the window. I wanted something warm and forgiving that the menfolk would enjoy. Beef Carbonnade it was." - Eatori

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Slow Cooker Asian Pulled Chicken Nachos

"Crispy tortilla chips are topped with umami-rich Asian pulled chicken, melted cheese, and pickled cucumbers in this crowd-pleasing appetizer!"  - The Foodie Physician

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Slow Cooked Pork and Grits with Fried Plantains

"Grits are basically a very sweet vehicle just waiting to be laden with cream, butter and cheese. And, in this case, pork, veggies and fried plantains. But you can put just about anything you want on them." - PDX Food Love

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My Favorite Slow Cooker Shredded Mexican Chicken

"My Favorite Slow Cooker Shredded Mexican Chicken is a time saver and household top pick! Simply throw the chicken in with seasonings and come home to perfectly juicy, shredded chicken! Add to enchiladas, tacos or top salads!" - With Salt and Wit

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Slow Cooker Thighs with Potatoes and Carrots

"Slow Cooker Chicken Thighs with Potatoes and Carrots is such an easy satisfying traditional meal.  It is both budget-friendly and low effort so a great fit for most any family." - Mom Foodie

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Slow Cooker Tomato Basil Soup

"Combine all ingredients in a slow cooker. Cover and cook on low for 5-7 hours, until flavors are blended and vegetables are soft." - Feed Me Phoebe

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Mexican Braised Beef

"I recommend making this ahead of time, 1 or 2 days and letting it hang out in the refrigerator, it tastes even better as leftovers! Perfect for meal planning, right?" - Health Starts in the Kitchen

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Slow Cooker Roast Beef with Red Wine Sauce

"This recipe for Slow-Cooker Roast Beef with Red Wine Sauce will surely not disappoint!" - Kitchen Joy

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Balsamic Glazed Slow Cooker Pork Loin

"Impress your guests at your next dinner party with this flavorful Balsamic Glazed Slow Cooker Pork Loin that requires almost no effort." - Garnish and Glaze

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Slow Roasted Pork Belly Bites Over Jalapeno Slaw

"These Slow Roasted Pork Belly Bites over Jalapeno Slaw made for a a perfect Saturday night bite for my husband & I. We dug both the flavors and textures of the dish." - Souffle Bombay

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Slow Cooker Cranberry Mustard Spiral Ham

"It warms through perfectly, it gets nice and tender and gets to just hang out in an awesome sauce while everything else is cooking." - Life With The Crust Cut Off

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Slow Cooker Turkey Chili

"When the weather grows chilly, I turn to a handful of my favorite comfort recipes; tried-and-true soups and stews, warming roasts and a few other cozy dishes, including this hearty Turkey Chili." - Fork Knife Swoon

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Slow Cooker Beef with Creamy Mushroom-Rosemary Sauce

"This dish is very much like Beef Stroganoff, but with a few subtle distinctions in its flavor profile. I used a bit of dry white wine to deglaze the pan that I browned the beef in." - An Edible Mosaic

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