Best Low Carb Crock Pot Recipes
15 Low Carb Crock Pot Recipes – Here is a terrific lineup featuring some of our favorite crockpot recipes that are easy to make gluten-free and low-carb in the slow cooker, but pack BIG flavors into every bite!
Why We Love These Low Carb Recipes
Eating “light” has never been so easy! Today we are sharing 15 of our favorite tried-and-true Low Carb Crock Pot Recipes that are a snap to make in a slow cooker, and just so happen to be healthy.
From hearty soups and stews, to crowd-pleasing tacos and a chicken dip that is sure to knock your socks off, you will love this roundup of paleo, keto recipes, and gluten free-friendly dishes! (Just be sure to check the ingredients list and options of each post for details on how to tweak recipes to fit your specific dietary needs. :))
Soups and Stews Slow Cooker Recipes
There is nothing better on a chilly evening than digging into a warm bowl of cozy soup. These stews, soups, and chilis are the ultimate comfort foods – even if they are light on carbs!
1. Low Carb Vietnamese Pho Soup
This Low Carb Vietnamese Pho Soup recipe is a traditional beef pho soup recipe with fabulous low-carb noodle options to fit into keto diet and paleo diets.
2. Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Soup
Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Soup is lighter than buffalo chicken wings (made with boneless chicken thighs or chicken breasts) but with all the robust flavor- and it can also be made on the stovetop!
3. Chicken Tortilla Soup with Roasted Tomatoes
Seriously, here is the BEST Chicken Tortilla Soup recipe ever! This fresh and healthy tortilla soup is zesty with fire-roasted tomatoes and slightly thickened with crushed tortilla chips – but is easy to customize with low-carb options.
4. Chicken Chili Verde
Chicken Chili Verde is a lean low carb green chili recipe that fits neatly into a Paleo and Whole 30 diet! It’s gluten-free, grain-free, dairy-free… And delicious!
5. Creamy Lemon Chicken Soup with Spinach
Creamy Lemon Chicken Soup with Spinach is a FABULOUS low-carb and keto-friendly chicken soup recipe brimming with chicken broth, bright lemon, parmesan cheese, and veggies.
6. Paleo White Chicken Chili
Healthy low-carb, low-fat, high-flavor Paleo White Chicken Chili (AKA Keto White Chicken Chili) will make your house smell like heaven. (Assuming heaven smells SPICY and delicious!)
Shredded Chicken, Beef, and Pork
These shredded chicken, beef, and pork recipes are practically effortless! Most require just a handful of ingredients dumped into the crock, and then everything gets left alone to cook until the meat is fork-tender. Then load up onto your favorite Low Carb Keto Tortillas for tacos, Cloud Bread, healthy wraps, salads, and more!
7. Shredded Chicken Tacos
Make fabulous (and healthy) Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos with just two simple ingredients! It’s a classic set-it-and-forget-it recipe – and bonus, we offer Instant Pot instructions as well.
8. Retro Crockpot Roast Beef (Pot Roast)
This classic recipe for juicy, tender, and tangy Shredded Roast Beef is easy to make in the slow cooker with just a few simple ingredients like ketchup and your favorite soda.
9. Slow Cooker Carnitas
This classic Slow Cooker Carnitas recipe is made with pork and bacon grease, so you know it’s a winner! The shredded meat is loaded with spices and perfect for making lettuce wraps and taco salads.
10. Magic Bloody Mary Shredded Beef
We add spicy (and low-carb!) Bloody Mary drink mix to a classic Crockpot Shredded Beef recipe for deliciously bold, tangy, and fork-tender pulled beef!
11. Ropa Vieja (Cuban Beef)
Cuban-style Slow Cooker Ropa Vieja is fabulous on sandwiches or served with traditional rice and plantains… But as-is it’s low-carb, paleo, gluten-free, and keto!
More Mouthwatering Dishes
We round out our low-carb crockpot recipes lineup with a few other dishes we know you’ll love! Give these a try for an exciting but easy and healthy(ish) dinner any night of the week.
12. Crockpot Buffalo Chicken Dip
Crockpot Buffalo Chicken Dip is a cheesy, spicy, delicious chicken dip made with Frank’s RedHot sauce. It’s easy to make in the slow cooker and just so happens to be low carb and keto-friendly, too!
13. Swedish Meatballs
Use frozen gluten-free or low-carb homemade ground beef meatballs to make the easiest savory Swedish Meatballs with creamy gravy recipe in a Crockpot or Instant Pot!
14. Crock Pot Shepherd’s Pie
Crock Pot Shepherd’s Pie is a rich and savory dish that offers all of the comfort and flavors of a classic shepherd’s pie recipe, like peas, carrots, onions, garlic, and cheddar cheese. Yet can simmer all day in the slow cooker and is easy to make low carb with a Mashed Cauliflower topping.
15. Italian Sausage Stuffed Banana Peppers
These tangy Stuffed Banana Peppers are filled with savory Italian sausage and cream cheese, and smothered with marinara and melted cheeses. They are gluten-free, low-carb, and utterly delicious!