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Top-Rated Ground Beef Recipes for the Slow Cooker


Slow Cooker American Chop Suey

Slow Cooker American Chop Suey

Photo of American Chop Suey © Diana Rattray
From ground beef casseroles and meatloaf to meatballs and hearty chili recipes, you're sure to find an excellent recipe from among these 24 top-rated family-pleasing recipes for the slow cooker.

Slow Cooker American Chop Suey
This American chop suey is an easy one dish meal to prepare on a busy weekend day or any day. The ground beef mixture slowly cooks, then the cooked macaroni is added just before serving time. Serve this with biscuits and a tossed salad for a hearty and flavorful meal.

Barbecue Meatloaf
A homemade barbecue sauce mixture flavors this classic combination of crushed crackers and ground beef, and it cooks to perfection in the slow cooker.

Crockpot Ground Beef Chili Recipe
This slow cooker chili recipe is made with lean ground beef, beans, and jalapeno peppers. This recipe makes enough recipe for eight, perfect for a weekend game day gathering.

Chili Macaroni and Cheese Recipe
Tex-Mex flavors highlight this great-tasting slow cooker hearty, beefy macaroni and cheese recipe.

Chunky Chili
This recipe is made with ground turkey, but ground beef can be used as well. Salsa and black olives add to the flavor in this tasty chili.

Cincinnati Chili
A variety of spices, ground beef, beans, and seasonings flavor this classic Cincinnati chili. The sauce is served over spaghetti with chopped onions and shredded cheese, or spoon it on a hot dog or burger.

Coney Island Style Hot Dog Sauce
This easy, tomato based ground beef sauce makes a great hot dog sauce. Or, try it on a tortilla with cheese or over fries.

Easy Crockpot Spaghetti Sauce
This easy slow cooker spaghetti sauce is a snap to fix and cook in the slow cooker. Italian sausage and ground beef are combined in this flavorful, classic sauce.

Crockpot Swedish Meatballs
These simple slow cooker meatballs are made with prepared gravy, sour cream, and packaged meatballs, along with mushrooms and seasonings. Serve these tasty meatballs over hot cooked noodles for a tasty family meal.

Peggy's Chili
Peggy's chili is made with red beans, baked beans, and ground beef, along with mushrooms, tomatoes, and seasonings.

Beef and Vegetable Ragout
This simple slow cooker meal is made super-easy with condensed soup and gravy mix, and it makes a great busy-day family dinner.

Game Day Chili
This tasty slow cooker chili makes a big batch, and it's packed with beef and spices. If you'd like a little more "kick," add chopped jalapeno peppers. Serve this chili with your favorite cornbread, hot out of the oven.

Ground Beef and Hash Brown Dinner
A delicious hash brown dinner, made with browned ground beef, condensed soup, cheese, and frozen hash browns.

Italian-Style Meatloaf
This flavorful meatloaf is made with a variety of Italian style seasonings and lean ground beef. The meatloaf is topped with a little spaghetti sauce and mozzarella cheese.

My Husband's Chili
This excellent ground beef and bean chili was shared by Ness. Serve this tasty chili with hot baked cornbread or crackers.

Ness's Crockpot Lasagna
This easy lasagna is slow cooked to perfection with no-boil lasagna noodles, purchased spaghetti sauce, ground beef, and several cheeses.

Ness's Stuffed Green Peppers
Ness's great tasting stuffed peppers are made with a classic mixture of ground beef and rice, cooked in the slow cooker with your favorite spaghetti sauce.

Crockpot Beef and Bean Dinner
Ground beef and bacon transform canned beans beautifully. This dish could be a main dish, or serve as a side dish with barbecue.

Rick's Crockpot Chili
This popular chili is full of great flavor, with ground round, beans, tomatoes, and olives.

Sandy's Slow Cooker Shepherd's Pie
Sandy's flavorful dish is actually more of a cottage pie, but you could easily make it with lamb for a more authentic shepherd's pie.

Sweet and Sour Meatballs
Homemade meatballs are browned then combined with a flavorful sweet and sour sauce and pineapple chunks.

Taco Chili
This great-tasting Tex-Mex chili includes corn, taco seasonings, and corn, served with tortilla chips.

Kelly's Tater Tot Casserole Recipe
This dish from Kelly is a real famliy pleaser, and with only 4 ingredients.

Meatball Sandwiches
These meatball sandwiches are perfect for an everyday family meal, or make them for you game day party or potluck event.

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