5 Indian Slow Cooker Recipes to Try


There is no denying it, it’s still winter. The days are short and the weather is cold. Sometimes all you need is some comfort food to warm you up. If you don’t have to slave over a hot stove to make it, that’s even better.

Today we are sharing 5 of our favorite slow cooker recipes. These aren’t just your regular, everyday meals. They are Indian recipes that you can make in a slow cooker. That’s right, your favourite Indian recipes and all you have to do is put all the ingredients in the slow-cooker in the morning and when you get back in the evening, the house will smell delicious. Best of all, dinner will be ready to serve.



1. Yellow Split Pea Daal
Daal is a basic in many Indian diets. It’s a thick soup that can be served in different ways. This recipe from Food Pleasure Health takes this classic dish and makes it even simpler by giving us a slow cooker version to try.

2. Slow Cooker Butter Chicken
Butter Chicken is probably one of the most popular Indian dishes. Who knew that you could have all that deliciousness in a slow cooker recipe? Chef de Home shares her recipe.

3. Aloo Gobi
Aloo Gobi, or spiced cauliflower and potatoes is a tasty vegetarian dish that you can find in many restaurants. This simple recipe from The Perfect Pantry will surely hit the spot on a cold winter day.

4. Sarson ka Saag
This delicious and healthy traditional Indian dish works perfectly in the slow cooker as well. Just follow the recipe from My Heart Beets and don’t forget your naan.

5. Kheer
We had to finish of this list of Indian slow cooker recipes with one of our favorite desserts, kheer or rice pudding. Pink Chai Living’s recipe is so simple and will have your family asking for seconds.

What is your favourite slow cooker recipe?