Tired of cereal and granola bars? Serve a hot breakfast any day of the week with these easy slow-cooker breakfast recipes.
February 10, 2014
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Hearty Oats and Grains
Hearty Oats and Grains Recipe When you have a family that enjoys a wholesome, hearty breakfast, the slow cooker can come to your rescue. Get it going first thing, and let folks serve themselves when they're ready to eat.
Overnight Apple Butter Recipe Make a sweet, rich apple butter spread that goes perfectly on a toasted English muffin or served over pork chops. One taste and you'll never believe it's fat free.
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Simple Grits with Toppings
Simple Grits with Toppings Recipe This recipe cooks quickly then gets transferred to the slow cooker to stay warm. Make this easy dish on mornings when you're out the door at 8 but your spouse is hanging around until 10.
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Double Apple Cake
Double Apple Cake
Recipe This cake pairs perfectly with a cup of hot coffee. It takes less than 3 hours in the slow cooker, so prep it on a weekend when you're hankering for brunch.
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Chunky Applesauce Recipe Prep this recipe the night before and let it cook overnight. You'll wake up to the best applesauce you've ever tasted.
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Pineapple-Coconut Tapioca Recipe This slow-cooker sensation is ideal for a weekend at home. It takes the stirring madness out of tapioca prep and leaves you with a dessert-like treat for brunch.
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Maple-Hazelnut Oatmeal Recipe The soothing aroma of fresh oatmeal makes this dish the ultimate comfort food. Savor happiness in a bowl with the flavors of brown sugar, cinnamon, and maple syrup topped with chopped hazelnuts and apples.
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Slow-Cooker Lemon Poppy-Seed Cake
Slow-Cooker Lemon Poppy-Seed Cake Recipe Make a bright, zesty cake that rivals the rich flavor of your typical breakfast coffee cake. Pair this with a cup of coffee, a glass of juice, and a piece of fruit to start your day off right.
Special-Morning Oatmeal Recipe Prep this recipe the night before and be ready for a delicious morning breakfast. Layer oats over fresh and dried fruits for a hearty, filling breakfast that's easy as can be.