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11 $5 Slow-Cooker Recipes That Taste Like a Million Bucks

11 $5 Slow-Cooker Recipes That Taste Like a Million Bucks

These slow-cooker recipes feature lean proteins, hearty beans, and lots of vegetables to keep your family healthy and happy

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11 $5 Slow-Cooker Recipes That Taste Like a Million Bucks

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According to the USDA, the average American family of four spends between $130 and $300 on food per week. This price can skyrocket when you factor in the average person’s dining-out costs per week. Food can quickly become a real budget-buster, which is why The Daily Meal has rounded up these 11 cost-effective recipes to help you get through the week with as little effort as possible.

Cheesy Potato Slow-Cooker Soup

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Classic Slow-Cooker Beef Stew

Slow-Cooker Egg and Broccoli Casserole

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Slow-Cooker Irish Oatmeal

Slow-Cooker Lemon Chicken and Orzo Soup

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Slow-Cooker Lentil Soup

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Slow-Cooker Minestrone Stew

Slow-Cooker Pork and Sauerkraut

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Slow-Cooker Roast Chicken

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Slow-Cooker Shepherd’s Pie

Slow-Cooker White Chicken Chili

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