20 Slow-Cooker Barbecue Recipes You Can Make All Summer Long

It's summer…and it's hot. So why are you turning on your oven to make dinner? Try one of these slow-cooker barbecue recipes instead. They’re so tender and flavorful, we’d guess that you made them in a smoker. (Don’t worry, we won’t tell.)

17 Slow-Cooker Recipes You Can Make All Summer Long

Slow Cooker Barbecue Chicken Wings

Tip: Broil them at the end to caramelize the sauce.

Slow-cooker Barbecue Meatballs

Did we mention they’re gluten-free?

Slow-cooker Barbecue Chicken Pasta

Yep, you even make the penne in your Crock-Pot.

Slow-cooker Korean Taco Cups

Wonton wrappers have never looked tastier.

Slow-cooker Bbq Chicken Quesadillas

Your two-year-old will love them. (And OK, you will, too.)

Slow-cooker Barbecue Beans

You’re never going back to the canned stuff again.