Crockpot and Slow Cooker Sweets
Make something slow and sweet for the end of the day. Crockpots are mostly used for dinners – but slow cooker sweets including desserts and drinks are easy to make and are deliciously decadent. And the best part? You’ll have your slow cooker sweets ready for the potluck, party or gathering with friends or family by the time you get home from work. No pre-heating the oven, dirty pots and pans or last minute searches for ingredients required! Check out the Citrus Cider, Cherry Crisp or Chocolate Bread Pudding recipes below for easy sweet treats that will warm the hearts of those you love! Slow Cooker Citrus Cider - Instantly bring warmth to a cold night with this twist on traditional apple cider. Tangy citrus magically blends with holiday spices for a delicious warming drink that’s made in a snap and easily kept warm in a slow cooker.
Slow Cooker Spiced Applesauce - Citrus, brown sugar, vanilla bean, and warming spices make this applesauce truly special. Send it to school in lunchboxes, serve it over pork, on ice cream and mix into pancakes. Slow Cooker Pumpkin Spice Pecans - You can make big batches of these nuts and give them as party favors or gifts. They are delicious on their own as a snack, tossed in a salad, or on top of an ice cream sundae.
Slow Cooker Cherry Crisp - Warm and bubbly cherries baked with a crumbly oat and brown sugar topping. This classic dessert simmers gently in a Crock Pot and is ready in under 2 hours. Start it when you get home from work and it's ready by dessert time. Light Crockpot Chocolate Bread Pudding - Multi-grain bread adds fiber, while prune puree replaces the fat from butter and whole milk typically found in bread puddings. Top with ice cream, frozen yogurt, or cinnamon Greek yogurt. Also makes a warm and comforting breakfast. Crockpot Blueberry Applesauce - Loads of fresh Braeburn and Granny Smith apples and fresh blueberries simmer with a touch of brown sugar and cinnamon. This is a healthy and tasty snack that kids will love. Be sure to check out our savory slow cooker recipes for delicious dinners as well.