30 slow-cooker recipes under 500 calories

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30-slow cooker recipes under 500 calories

Slow-Cooker Stuffed Shells

This calls for a celebration.

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Photo: PureWow/Liz Andrew/ Erin McDowell

Slow-Cooker Garlic-Herb Mashed Cauliflower

Just 94 calories a serving? It’s practically like eating an apple.

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Photo: PureWow/Liz Andrew/ Erin McDowell

Slow-Cooker Mediterranean Frittata

Just call this breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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Photo: PureWow/Liz Andrew/ Erin McDowell

Slow-Cooker Salted-Caramel Rice Pudding

Mathematically, it’s OK to have seconds.

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Photo: PureWow/Liz Andrew/ Erin McDowell

Italian Pulled Pork Ragu

The saucy meat you crave, minus the carbs.

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Photo: PureWow/Skinny Taste

Skinny Slow-Cooker Kung Pao Chicken

Low-cal and easy? Take that, fast food.

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Photo: PureWow/The recipe critic

Mexican Slow-Cooker Stuffed Peppers

Loaded with enchilada sauce, black beans and corn.

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Photo: PureWow/Chef Savvy

Cuban Shredded Beef

This is what “melt in your mouth” means.

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Photo: PureWow/Little Spice Jar

Crock-Pot Low Carb Lasagna

No-noodles, no problem.

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Photo: PureWow/Well PLated

Beef Stroganoff

Shhh: Greek yogurt gives this dish its magical creaminess.

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Photo: PureWow/Recipe Diaries

Slow-Cooker Garlic Herb Mushrooms

They’re drenched in cream sauce but still clock in at under 200 calories.

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Photo: PureWow/Closet COoking

Slow-Cooker Cranberry Hot Toddy

Hey, we didn’t say it had to be dinner.

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Photo: PureWow/Liz Andrew/ Erin McDowell 

Healthy Slow-Cooker Buffalo Chicken Sweet Potatoes

Is your mouth watering?

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Photo: PureWow/Well Plated

Lightened-Up Creamy Chicken Noodle Soup

It’ll leave you satisfied for hours.

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Photo: PureWow/Sally's Baking Addiction 

Slow-Cooker Chicken Caesar Wraps

We had no idea this was possible (but no complaints).

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Photo: PureWow/Damn Delicious 

Slow-Cooker White Chicken and Quinoa Chili

The best way to stay cozy all winter long.

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Photo: PureWow/Eat yourself skinny 

Slow-Cooker Spiked Cinnamon Lattes

Fever calories than your a.m. venti addiction.

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Photo: PureWow/Liz Andrew/Erin McDowell 

Slow-Cooker Coconut Quinoa Curry

It’s here to save the day.

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Photo: PureWow/Simply Quinoa

Crock-Pot Butternut Squash, Chicken and Quinoa Soup

Warmer than your favorite fluffy blanket.

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Photo: PureWow/Chelsea's Messy Apron

Crock-Pot Chicken Primavera

Where have you been our whole life?

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Photo: PureWow/Pinch of Yum

Healthy Slow-Cooker Chicken Chile Verde

Is it possible to legally marry a soup?

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Photo: PureWow/Ambitious Kitchen

Slow-Cooker Lasagna Soup

Our two favorite things, living together in harmony.

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Photo: PureWow/Simple Nourished Living

No-Rise Slow-Cooker Basil Pesto Bread

Welp, this just changed our entire life.

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Photo: PureWow/Diethood

Honey-Glazed Crock-Pot Chicken Adobo

This is how we’re cooking birds from here on out.

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Photo: PureWow/Pinch of yum 

Slow-Cooker Skinny Vegetarian Chili

If you have any leftovers, freeze them for up to three months.

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Photo: PureWow/Tasteful foodie adventures

Crock-Pot Balsamic Pork Roast

Guaranteed to impress the whole table.

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Photo: PureWow/Skinny Taste

Slow-Cooker Pork Carnitas

Don’t mind if we do.

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Photo: PureWow/Slender Kitchen

Slow-Cooker Chicken Ropa Vieja

It’s normally made with steak, but we made a lean swap.

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Photo: PureWow/Skinny Taste

Crock-Pot Chicken Spaghetti

Can we eat this every night?

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Photo: PureWow/Ifoodreal

Sweet and Sour Slow-Cooker Meatballs

Psst, they’re also keto-approved.

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Photo: PureWow/How to this and that

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