Throwing ingredients in the crock-pot and winding up with a meal later is practically magic, and I don’t know about you, but I’m all about my dinner being miraculously ready for me after a few hours in a slow cooker.
And now that I know that desserts can be made the same way— my obsession for cooking via crock-pot just got taken to the next level.
So, get those crock-pots out because it’s time for some super yummy and simple desserts. You don’t need a reason to treat yourself, but that fact that it’s this easy to do gives you plenty reason enough.
Check out 12 dessert recipes that can be make in a slowcooker and get ready for your life to change— for the better.
1. Apple Crumble
Apples, oats, cinnamon and sugar combine and result in the easiest pie-like dessert you’ve ever made. Get the recipe.
2. Chocolate Lava Cake
Who doesn’t love a good ol’ rich chocolate cake? Well, here’s the simplest way to enjoy such a classic treat! Get the recipe.
3. Rice Pudding
Milk and rice mixed with sugar, cinnamon and other spices make a light, creamy and perfectly delicious way to end your day, all with little to no effort on your end. Sounds wonderful, doesn’t it? Get the recipe.
4. Pineapple Upside Down Cake
For a fruity and sweet after-dinner treat, all you need is pineapple, brown sugar and a cake mix. Just let your crock-pot do the rest. Get the recipe.
5. Monkey Bread
If you thought making monkey bread was simple already, then you’re going to love this slowcooker version. Get the recipe.
Wait. You can make fudge in the crock-pot? I know what I’m bringing to every party this year! Get the recipe.
7. Strawberry Dump Cake
Dump cakes by nature are simple to make, but this sweet strawberry version that can be made in the slowcooker takes the simplicity behind a dump cake to a whole new level. Get the recipe.
8. Lemon Cookie Bars
Who knew something as gourmet as slightly sweet, slightly tart lemon bars could come out of a slowcooker? Get the recipe.
9. Cinnamon Coffee Cake
A coffee cake that’ll be ready by the time you wake up in the morning? Breakfast just got better. Get the recipe.
Mix up a batch of brownies that are so hassle-free, you don’t even have to wait for the oven to preheat. Get the recipe.
11. Blueberry Cinnamon Rolls
Make up for all of those times that you’ve skipped making cinnamon rolls because they were too time consuming. And go! Get the recipe.
12. Caramel Cake
How could you pass up the opportunity for ooey, gooey caramel cake? Dump these ingredients into your crock-pot, well, like now. Get the recipe.
What are you waiting for? Get to slow cooking! My crock-pot already has a dessert in there! In just a few hours, I’ll be enjoying a sweet treat, and the best part is— it was the easiest thing I’ve done all day.