Diabetic Slow Cooker Recipes

Take the work out of cooking with easy recipes made healthy for your diabetic diet. Find tastes that span the globe, including Mediterranean, Asian, Mexican, Cajun, Indian, German, Southern, and Caribbean flavors. Just add the ingredients and let your slow cooker do the rest!

Spicy Drumsticks

Picante and cayenne pepper sauce up the ante in this low-carb recipe for two. Serve with brown rice for a complete meal.

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Mexican-Style Pot Roast Sandwiches

A spicy spin on a traditional sandwich, this casual meal gets a flavor boost from cilantro and cumin. Make them for your next party or potluck.

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Chicken Vera Cruz

Jalapeno pepper, onion, garlic, and medley of spices create bold flavors in this diabetes-friendly chicken recipe that's packed with protein and boasts only 25 grams of carb per serving.

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Veggies, Turkey, and Pasta

Opt for multigrain pasta for a more healthful option to accompany this low-fat turkey dinner with only 260 calories per serving.

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Potato, Sausage, and Egg Breakfast

This slow-cooker breakfast recipe can cook all night so you can wake up to a delicious breakfast -- just poach the eggs and you're done!

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Mediterranean Meat Loaf

Colorful and tender, this low-carb recipe is also low in fat thanks to the lean ground beef and refrigerated egg product. Love meatballs? Take a look at the easy subrecipe.

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Chicken and Cornmeal Dumplings

A comfort-food recipe perfect for two: This wholesome slow cooker dish makes just enough without leaving loads of leftovers.

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Curried Chicken and Vegetable Stew

Curry and snipped cilantro add fresh flair to this savory dish that's made with six easy ingredients. Enjoy this filling meal for less than 300 calories and 20 grams of carb per serving.

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Chicken Chili

A lighter twist on classic chili, this slow cooker recipe is sure to fill you up. Protein-packed chicken and kidney beans leave you feeling full while keeping this dish to 23 grams of carb per serving.

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Stuffed Pepper Soup

This hearty bowl of soup featuring ground beef, sweet peppers, brown rice, and spices is a perfect dish on chilly days. Be sure to brown the beef before adding it to the slow cooker.

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White and Green Chili

Serve up a taste of the Southwest for dinner tonight with this salsa-infused chili. Green salsa, cumin, and cilantro add pizzazz to this pork chili featuring just eight simple ingredients.

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Greek Lamb with Spinach and Orzo

Orzo, the Italian word for barley, is a pasta that pairs pleasantly with Mediterranean flavors such as oregano, lemon, and feta cheese. For a change from your regular go-to beef stew, try this flavorful dish packed with nutrients.

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Cajun-Style Pork and Shrimp Pasta

Spice up protein-packed shrimp and lean pork for a pasta recipe that is anything but ordinary and has only 35 grams of carb per 1-1/2-cup serving.

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Rosemary Turkey with Vegetables

Potatoes and carrots put the comfort in this low-fat slow cooker recipe. If you're in the mood for a traditional meal with all the fixings, don't miss this flavorful feast.

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Sesame Turkey

This main dish features Asian-inspired flavors and only 3 grams of carb per serving, making it a family-friendly keeper.

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Paella with Chicken and Shrimp

This take on traditional Spanish cuisine is slow cooked to perfection and a cinch to make, plus it's lower in fat than the classic dish with about 300 calories per serving.

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Hungarian Pork Goulash

Indulge your comfort-food cravings with this flavor-boosted dish featuring veggies and spices that perfectly accompany tender pork roast -- all for less than 300 calories and 25 grams of carb per serving.

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Chinese Red-Cooked Chicken

Does your family love Chinese food? Knock their socks off with this Asian-infused slow cooker recipe featuring ginger, soy sauce, and cilantro.

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Beef Stroganoff

Looking for a healthy beef stroganoff recipe the family will love? Try our version of the classic comfort dish that boasts lower-sodium broth and light sour cream.

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Simple Hoisin Chicken

This Asian dish features only seven ingredients for a quick-prep recipe that slow cooks to perfection in as little as 2-1/2 hours.

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German-Style Beef Roast

Slow cooked in a combination of red wine and German-style mustard, this beef roast is company-worthy and stick-to-your-ribs good.

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Country Captain

This Southern favorite featuring chicken, sweet peppers, golden raisins, and a hint of cumin is sure to please any comfort-food craving without the calories, carbs, or fat of traditional recipes.

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Chicken and Vegetables with Herbs

For a low-carb recipe that doesn't skimp on flavor or satisfaction, try this succulent dish that pairs perfectly with mashed potatoes.

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Braised Pork with Salsa Verde

Serve this fork-tender pork atop a bed of brown rice for a healthy meal packed with nutrients and bursting with flavor.

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Slow-Cooked Beef with Carrots and Cabbage

Cabbage is an excellent source of vitamin C and complements the tenderness of this slow-cooked roast with only 14 grams of carb per serving.

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Pork Ribs and Beans

Craving ribs? Try our succulent pork ribs that feature two types of beans and a bounty of flavors for only 24 grams of carb and 8 grams of fat per serving.

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Sloppy Pizza Joes

Indulge in the flavors of pizza without eating a ton of carbs. These easy-fix sandwiches feature only six ingredients and are kid-approved.

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Cajun Chicken with Okra

Celebrate Cajun cuisine with a spicy, slow-cooked chicken dish the family will love. Serve over rice with vegetables.

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Sweet-and-Sour Pork

Forget takeout! Enjoy this Asian-inspired favorite without all the fat and sodium. Quick-cooking tapioca helps to thicken the cooking liquid into a delicate sauce.

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Lamb and Lentil Shepherd's Pie

Packed with colorful lentils and sweet corn, this fiber-rich dish can be made with ground beef or lamb.

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Curried Chicken with Naan

Naan is a traditional Indian flat bread. If you can't find naan bread at your supermarket and bread baking is not your specialty, serve this Indian-style dish with whole wheat pita bread wedges.

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Spicy Lamb Shanks

Looking for a dish that's sure to impress? Try this low-fat lamb dish infused with exotic flavors including cumin, citrus, turmeric, and cardamom.

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Meatballs with Sweet Lemon Glaze

For color and a hint of crunch, snow peas are a low-calorie, low-carb addition to this Asian dish.

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Russian Braised Brisket

Serve this tender meat topped with creamy vegetables for your next family dinner and watch mouths water. You'll love that it's both healthy and delicious, and has only 21 grams of carb per serving.

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Mediterranean Shrimp and Pasta

Put some wow in your slow cooker! Dazzle guests with this exotic dish that features Kalamata olives, feta cheese, and acini di pepe pasta -- all for only 32 grams of carb per serving.

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Honey BBQ Shredded Pork Wraps

Smothered in homemade honey barbecue sauce, these mouthwatering wraps are perfect for your next gathering -- this easy-fix meal serves 12 people.

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Herbed Apricot Pork Loin Roast

Apricot sweetens this pork roast while a medley of herbs adds depth of flavors to this nutrient-rich dish.

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Lentil- and Rice-Stuffed Peppers

Protein-rich lentils soak up the flavors from spices and herbs in this vegetarian slow cooker recipe, creating a robust and hearty meal.

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Curried Couscous with Vegetables

Curry amps up the flavor in this Middle Eastern dish with only 198 calories per main-dish serving. It can also be enjoyed as a side dish.

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Mediterranean Chuck Roast

Looking to give your beef roast a makeover? Ingredients such as garlic, dried tomatoes, Italian seasoning, and an olive-lemon topper will do the trick. This tender roast takes 10 hours to cook.

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Lemony Lamb Pitas

Want to try a new recipe the family will love? Instead of tacos, try these flavorful pitas that are packed with protein and nutrients.

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Cuban Sandwiches with Dilled Cucumbers

Make a splash with these slow cooker pork sandwiches that feature a dilled cucumber topper. Colorful, fun, and full of flavor, this recipe serves 8-10 people.

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Beef and Vegetable Sandwiches

A healthier take on traditional sloppy joes, this sandwich has good-for-you nutrients and plenty of flavor to satisfy even the pickiest eater.

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Polenta with Ground Beef Ragout

A spoonful of pesto tops this slow-simmered beef dish, offering a gourmet feel without a lot of fuss.

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Classic French Dips

Brisket becomes fall-apart tender when cooked in a slow cooker. Use tongs to lift it from the slow cooker and cut across the grain into thin slices to make these dips stack up just right.

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Citrus Salmon Fillets with Raspberry Salsa

When purchasing fresh salmon, choose fillets that are a deep salmon-pink color, firm to the touch, and translucent in color. Salmon also should have a mild smell of fresh fruit. When buying a whole salmon, look for glossy, firm skin and clear eyes.

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Beef Fajitas

When making this fiber-rich Mexican dish, opt for 7- to 8-inch whole wheat tortillas to keep carb counts in check.

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Jerk Pork Wraps with Lime Mayo

Savor the flavors of Jamaica with these slow-simmered wraps featuring a lime-mayo topper that will knock your socks off.

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