Fall is here! That means it’s time to pull out the slow cooker and make warm, comforting meals. Here at Volterra Energy, we love to use the slow cooker as a way to conserving electricity when cooking hot meals. Even better, those dishes can be heart-healthy and delicious. Get out your grocery list, because you’re going to want to try every one of these heart-healthy slow cooker recipes!
In the South, we love our BBQ. If you don’t have time to sit by the smoker, try this slow-cooker BBQ chicken. Pair it with a big side of vegetables, and you’re set!
Panang Curry with Cauliflower Rice
Want to try something different? Cauliflower rice is a great alternative to regular rice if you’re looking to cut down on calories and up your veggie servings. Topped with a panang curry and chicken, you’ll never know the difference.
Chicken Tortilla Soup
Soups are a fall staple, and this one needs to be at the top of your list. This soup is full of flavor, protein, and vegetables. This is a recipe you can easily change up to add your favorite vegetables to or make vegetarian.
Chicken Noodle Soup
Chicken noodle soup is a classic. Who doesn’t love a hot cup of chicken noodle soup on a cold day? Using a slow cooker makes achieving the classic soup even easier.
Looking for a vegetarian option? Look no further! This recipe is a cozy and filling chili and also provides an option for a heart-healthy turkey version.
Did you know that a slow cooker uses less than half of the electricity an oven uses to cook one dish? Making these recipes is not only easy and delicious, but it will help you lower your next electricity bill! Give these recipes a try, and share your photos with us on Facebook and Twitter.