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Ground Beef Favorites for the Slow Cooker

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Ground beef is a great choice for everyday meals, and it's usually easy on the budget. Here are some of my favorite slow cooker ground beef recipes, along with some of the most popular recipes on this site.

Game Day Chili

Game Day Chili
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This tasty slow cooker chili makes a big batch, and it's packed with beef and spices.Feel free to add some jalapeno peppers for a little more kick, and serve it with your favorite cornbread, hot out of the oven.

Crockpot Beef and Beans

Crockpot Beef and Beans
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Pineapple and barbecue sauce jazz up these slow cooked beef and beans. Serve this tasty meal with biscuits or cornbread for a delicious, satisfying everday meal.

Spicy Chile Meatballs With Barbecue Sauce

Spicy Chile Meatballs With Barbecue Sauce
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Prepared meatballs make these a snap to prepare. I used Aidell's Chipotle Meatballs in this recipe, but feel free to use your own favorite brand of refrigerated or frozen prepared meatballs or make your own from scratch.

Sirloin Burger Soup

Sirloin Burger Soup
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This tasty soup is made with grilled, pan grilled, broiled, or fried burgers, beef broth, vegetables, and tomatoes.

Barbecue Bean Stew

Barbecue Bean Stew
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This stew is a great choice for a cold and wintery January, and it couldn't be much easier! This budget one-pot meal can be cooked in the slow cooker or on the stovetop, and you can speed it up by using canned or frozen carrots.

Chili Meatballs

Chili Meatballs
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These flavorful chili-seasoned meatballs are great with hot cooked rice or potatoes. Use diced tomatoes with chili seasonings, or add another teaspoon of chili powder and a little cumin and oregano to plain diced tomatoes.

Quick-Fix Vegetable Beef Soup

Quick-Fix Vegetable Beef Soup
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This is an easy soup to prepare, and the slow cooker makes it a no-fuss meal. Serve this tasty soup with cornbread or biscuits for a good everyday family meal.

Barbecue Meatloaf

A tasty meatloaf made with ground chuck, seasonings, and a homemade barbecue sauce topping.

Cabbage & Beef Casserole

This is an inside-out cabbage roll recipe, made with ground beef, cabbage, diced tomatoes, and rice.

Ground Beef and Hash Brown Crockpot Dinner

This hearty one-pot meal is made with frozen hash brown potatoes, ground beef, corn, cheese, gravy, and other ingredients and seasonings.

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