There are few meals as satisfying as a simmering crock pot dinner on a crisp fall evening. Not only is a crock pot (aka, slow cooker) an incredibly easy and convenient method for getting dinner on the table, but it's also brings out the rich flavors of vegetables, legumes, grains, and spices. Skip down to our favorite vegan crockpot recipes.
One of the benefits of using a crockpot for vegan cooking is how well it accentuates the natural flavors of plant-based ingredients. Tougher vegetables soften and soak up the seasonings, legumes become tender and buttery, and spices infuse the dishes with complexity.
The beauty of these recipes lies in their versatility – you can experiment with ingredients, catering to your personal tastes, dietary preferences, and whatever you have on-hand.
These twenty vegan crockpot recipes not only provide you with a wholesome and tasty meal but also give you the gift of time – while the crockpot works its magic.
Yes, you can use an Instant Pot as a slow cooker! Most Instant Pot models come with a "Slow Cook" function that allows you to use the device as a traditional slow cooker.
This function lets you cook dishes at lower temperatures over an extended period, similar to how a standalone slow cooker operates.
No! Almost all of the recipes below also include alternatives to using a slow cooker (aka crock pot).