17 Summer Recipes to Make in Your Crockpot

FeatureRonald Sumners / Shutterstock[content-ad-1]While a crockpot is typically known for making warm winter meals, it can actually be used in the summer as well. Cooking in a crockpot allows you to set a timer and come back to a meal later, instead of slaving over the oven in the summer heat. Instead of storing your crockpot in a cabinet until the snow comes, try one of these 17 summer recipes to make in your crockpot.

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Italian Chicken

Skip the breading on chicken parmesan and go for a similar flavor with this simple chicken dish. It takes 4-5 hours in the crockpot and is light enough to pair with a side of pasta or steamed veggies.

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Shredded Pork Sandwiches

Get a BBQ flavor without the grill. This summer staple is a backyard favorite that you can cook overnight. It makes plenty so you can invite family and friends for a summer celebration instead of being stuck in the kitchen.

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Chocolate Fondue

Looking for a dessert to feed a large crowd at your backyard BBQ? A chocolate fondue is light and fun for guests of all ages. Make a big batch in the crockpot and dip summer fruits in for a simple and sweet dessert.

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