The Best Slow Cooker Recipes for an Office Thanksgiving Potluck - Recipes from The Kitchn

The Best Slow Cooker Recipes for an Office Thanksgiving Potluck - Recipes from The Kitchn
From The Kitchn - November 9, 2017

As you decide what to make for your office Thanksgiving potluck, know that your slow cooker is your number-one ally. In addition to those easy dinners you love so much, the slow cooker lends itself to a slew of make-ahead Thanksgiving sides and apps. And best of all, it means you have a handy way to bring your dish to work and keep it warm until the potluck festivities kick off.

1. Cheesy Panade with Swiss Chard, Beans & Sausage

Since it's Thanksgiving, take the liberty of serving panade as a super-savory stuffing that's a little on the brothy side. Trust meit will be a hit. Think of it as savory bread pudding meets French onion soup.

2. How To Make Slow Cooker Chex Party Mix

Be prepared for your coworkers to gobble up this timeless treat by the handful. It's just like that back-of-the-box recipe everyone knows, with a big boost of extra flavor.

3. How To Make Slow-Cooker Caponata

Served with sliced bread, this eggplant relish cooked in a sweet and sour sauce can play both appetizer and side dish.

4. Slow Cooker Maple-Glazed Squash

Just before serving give this sweet side dish a savory twist with a sprinkle of dukkah, sesame seeds, chopped nuts, or even savory granola.

5. How To Make Mashed Potatoes in the Slow Cooker

No matter the size of your crowd, these are the easiest mashed potatoes you can make. Everything from cooking the chopped potatoes to mashing and adding the butter and milk happens in the slow cooker. Bring them to work in your slow cooker and they will stay warm until it's time to eat.

6. Slow Cooker Corn Pudding

7. How To Cook Collard Greens in the Slow Cooker

8. How To Make Thanksgiving Stuffing in a Slow Cooker

9. How To Make Caramelized Onions in a Slow Cooker

10. Slow Cooker Apple Crisp


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