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41 Easy Crockpot Soups for Busy Weeknights

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Crockpot soup recipes are a lifesaver on busy days. They’re easy to make, and you can just set it and forget it. Plus, they’re a great way to use up leftover vegetables and meat. Whether you’re looking for a hearty soup to warm you up on a cold day or a refreshing soup to enjoy on a hot day, there’s a crockpot soup recipe out there for everyone.

Beefy Velveeta Soup 

Beefy Velveeta soup in a crockpot.
Photo Credit: The Feathered Nester.

This creamy, cheesy soup is perfect for a dinner on a cold night. It is so easy to prepare in your crockpot, and will fill your family up with comfort food that sticks to the ribs.

Get the recipe: Beefy velveeta soup.

Creamy Dairy Free Potato Soup

Dairy free potato soup.
Photo Credit: Gastronotherapy.

If you have been craving a bowl of cozy, creamy potato soup, but can’t eat dairy, then check out this vegan option. This crockpot recipe makes the creamiest soup with tender chunks of potato with a great texture.

Get the recipe: Dairy free potato soup.

Ham and Bean Soup

Ham and bean soup.
Photo Credit:  Belle of the Kitchen.

This budget friendly dish is just the thing to pop into the slow cooker on a chilly morning for a fuss free family meal when you get home from work. Add some cornbread muffins or fried potatoes to this hearty ham and bean soup for a complete meal.

Get the recipe: Ham and bean soup.

Butternut Squash Soup

Butternut squash soup with croutons.
Photo Credit: The Forked Spoon.

A bowl of this ultra creamy soup is sure to hit the spot on a fall evening. Make this wholesome and nutritious meal in your slow cooker for a meal that is ready when you are after a long day. Add pumpkin seeds, croutons, or even a bacon to the top of this for added flavor.

Get the recipe: Butternut squash soup.

Slow Cooker Balsamic Beef

Beef stew.
Photo Credit: The Blond Cook.

Beef stew gets a major flavor upgrade with red wine and balsamic vinegar. Your family will love this hearty and flavorful meal that cooks in the crockpot while you focus your attention on other things.

Get the recipe: Balsamic beef.

Ham, Veggie and Potato Soup

Ham, potato and veggie soup with a spoon.
Photo Credit: Chew Out Loud.

Bring veggies, potato chunks and ham together into one extra cozy recipe. This budget friendly dish is easy to make and will hit the spot at dinner, and makes enough to feed the hungriest of families.

Get the recipe: Ham, veggie and potato soup.

Lasagna Soup

Lasagna soup with ricotta cheese.
Photo Credit: I Heart Eating.

If you like lasagna for dinner, you are going to LOVE this soup. It has a delicious saucy base, with noodles, cheese and plenty of meat. Add some ricotta cheese to the top of this to add the most authentic flavor!

Get the recipe: Lasagna soup.

Potato Leek Soup

Leek and potato soup with crackers nearby.
Photo Credit: The Short Order Cook.

Give your next batch of crockpot potato soup a wonderful upgrade by adding flavorful leeks to the mix. You will love how aromatic this slow cooker recipe is, especially if you salivate over onions!

Get the recipe: Potato leek soup.

 Cheeseburger Soup

Potato and cheeseburger soup.
Photo Credit: Slow Cooker Meals.

Your family is going to love this meaty, cheesy soup! It has all of the flavor of cheeseburgers, but skips the bun for a cozier delivery.  It has plenty of potatoes and celery in the mix for a super filling family meal from the slow cooker.

Get the recipe: Cheeseburger soup.

Beef Shank Stew

Potatoes, carrots and beef stew.
Photo Credit: Cooking with Lei.

With potatoes, carrots, celery and tender chunks of beef, this stew delivers stick to your ribs comfort food in every bite. Cook this in the crockpot for a wonderful family style meal this winter.

Get the recipe: Beef shank stew.

Korean Beef Stew

Korean beef stew in a bowl.
Photo Credit: Table Nutrition.

This umami based stew has tender beef, broccoli, peppers, snap peas and more for a really delicious and easy meal you can make in your slow cooker. Your family is sure to fall in love with this meal from the first bite.

Get the recipe: Korean beef stew.

Slow Cooker Chicken Broccoli Cheese Soup

Chicken, broccoli and cheese soup.
Photo Credit: The Toasty Kitchen.

Make some slow cooker soup with a little bit of everything in it; chunks of chicken, broccoli florets and plenty of cheese for a cozy meal that everyone will love. Serve with crusty bread on the side for a one dish dinner.

Get the recipe: Slow cooker chicken broccoli cheese soup.

Queso Chili

Queso chili.
Photo Credit: Cake and Knife.

Everyone loves a bowl of chili on a cool day; but this recipe is just so yummy! It adds queso to the mix for a cheesy dinner. Serve with baked potatoes, corn bread, or just enjoy it as is! 

Get the recipe: Queso chili.

Mexican Corn and Chicken Soup

Soup with tomatoes and black beans.
Photo Credit: Simply Happy Foodie.

What do you get when you add corn, chicken, black beans and mexican spices to your slow cooker? A soup so delicious and easy that it is destined to earn a spot on your meal plan regularly.

Get the recipe: Mexican corn and chicken soup.

Slow Cooker Tomato Soup

Tomato soup with cheese over top.
Photo Credit: Retro Recipe Box.

What could be better than a steamy bowl of tomato soup on a cool day? This recipe is so good you will never look to a can of condensed again to satisfy your cravings.

Get the recipe: Slow cooker tomato soup.

Chicken Enchilada Soup

Soup with tortilla strips and chicken chunks.
Photo Credit: Spend with Pennies.

Who could resist a bowl of chicken enchilada soup on a cold evening? This recipe is incredibly tasty, and so easy. Offer tortilla strips or chips with this to add some crunch. The kids will love adding chips to their bowl for a fuss free dinner.

Get the recipe: Chicken enchilada soup.

Moroccan Chicken Soup

Moroccan chicken soup with lemongrass.
Photo Credit: A Dash of Herbs.

This is not your mama’s chicken soup! It has a yummy blend of spices, chunks of tender chicken and all of the veggies you could want for a hearty family meal on a blustery day.

Get the recipe: Moroccan chicken soup.

Bacon Corn Chowder

Bacon and corn chowder in a pot.
Photo Credit: Spend with Pennies.

Corn chowder is a classic crockpot soup option but this recipe is even better. It adds plenty of bacon in the dish with veggies for a filling cold weather meal.

Get the recipe: Bacon corn chowder Bacon corn chowder.

Vegan Wild Rice Soup

Wild rice soup in a bowl.
Photo Credit: Wow Its Veggie.

This slow cooker soup has mushrooms, wild rice, carrots, onions and the perfect blend of spices. Make this for a meatless meal option that your family will want seconds of.

Get the recipe: Wild rice soup.

Split Pea and Rice Soup

Rice and split pea soup.
Photo Credit: Mama Likes to Cook.

Make a budget friendly dish of split pea soup with rice. This is easy to prepare in your slow cooker, and it is very delicious! Serve with crusty bread, or your favorite sandwich for a fast dinner when you get home.

Get the recipe: Split pea and rice soup.

Poor Man’s Stew

Stew in a crock pot.
Photo Credit: Slow Cooker Recipes.

While this stew might be made of budget friendly ingredients, you can rest assured it tastes like a million bucks after a long day at work. Your family will love this stew so much that you are sure to make it a few times this fall.

Get the recipe: Poor man’s stew.

Thai Chicken Soup

Thai chicken soup with a spoon.
Photo Credit: Food Meanderings.

This dairy free soup is lighter, healthier and tastier than any canned option. With lemongrass, coconut milk and chicken you are sure to love this wholesome and easy soup option.

Get the recipe: Thai chicken soup.

Meaty Cabbage Soup

Cabbage and ground beef soup.
Photo Credit: Gypsy Plate.

Add a few simple ingredients like ground meat, cabbage and seasonings to a pot, and before you know it, you will have a slurp worthy bowl of soup! Your family is going to come back for more of this wholesome meal option.

Get the recipe: Meaty cabbage soup.

Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Chili

Chili with sweet potatoes and avocado.
Photo Credit: Get Inspired Everyday.

Slow cooker chili is always a good idea, but this recipe is seasonally spectacular! It uses sweet potatoes to add a wholesome and hearty dinner option. Add sour cream, avocados and jalapeno slices to the top of this for a colorful healthy meal.

Get the recipe: Sweet potato chili.

Cajun 15 Bean Soup

15 bean soup with sausage and ground meat.
Photo Credit: The Cagle Diaries.

With a blend of 15 beans, smoked sausage rounds and ground beef, this budget friendly dish makes enough to feed a crowd. Serve over rice or fried potatoes with cornbread on the side for a flavorful winter meal.

Get the recipe: Cajun 15 bean soup.

Slow Cooker Taco Soup

Taco soup with avocado slices.
Photo Credit: Cinnamon and Sage Co.

Make this easy taco soup for a great Tuesday night meal this winter. It is cozy, ultra easy and delicious. It also reheats well so you can have leftovers for lunch if you like.

Get the recipe: Taco soup.

Slow Cooker Sausage and Cabbage Soup

Sausage, peppers, and cabbage soup.
Photo Credit: Ann’s Entitled Life.

This easy slow cooker recipe has sausage crumbles, cabbage and peppers for a yummy and fragrant meal option. This recipe stretches your budget and satisfies even the hungriest appetites.

Get the recipe: Sausage and cabbage soup.

Copycat Panera Broccoli Cheddar Soup

A bowl of broccoli cheese soup.
Photo Credit: Mom Foodie.

Skip the stop at Panera and make this slow cooker version at home. It tastes exactly the same and is so easy to make. It would be wonderful served in a bread bowl, or with croutons over top.

Get the recipe: Panera copycat broccoli cheddar soup.

Kale Bean and Chicken Soup

Kale and black bean soup.
Photo Credit: Mom Foodie.

Chicken and black beans with kale is such a yummy combo for a slow cooker soup that sticks to your ribs without stretching your grocery budget. This dish is colorful, filling and best of all, healthy. 

Get the recipe: Kale bean and chicken soup.

Vegetable Barley Soup

Vegetable soup with barley.
Photo Credit: Blackberry Babe.

You can’t go wrong with a pot of vegetable soup on a cold day. Pop these wholesome ingredients into your crockpot and add plenty of barley to make a meal that is hearty, healthy and filling.

Get the recipe: Vegetable barley soup.

Cheesy Smoked Sausage Soup

Potato and sausage soup with cornbread.
Photo Credit: Miss in the Kitchen.

With smoked sausage, potatoes,peppers and plenty of cheese, this is one great way to fill your family with a wholesome slow cooker dinner that everyone is sure to want a second bowl of!

Get the recipe: Cheesy smoked sausage soup.

Tortellini Soup

Photo Credit: Whole Lotta Yum.

What could be better on a chilly day than a warm bowl of tortellini soup? With pillowy soft tortellini, spinach and a creamy base I know you will be so happy to grab a bowl of this soup after work!

Get the recipe: Creamy tortellini soup.

Chicken Tortellini Soup

Tortellini soup with chicken and carrots.
Photo Credit: Dinner at the Zoo.

With chunks of carrots and celery, tender chicken breast and tortellini, this one dish meal is just the thing to make for a weeknight meal. Let your slow cooker do the work while you enjoy the comforting flavors.

Get the recipe: Chicken tortellini soup.

Lentil and Sausage Soup 

A pot of lentil soup with smoked sausage.
Photo Credit: Growing Up Gabel.

Lentils and sausage are perfect partners for a meal that satisfies your appetite while being kind to your food budget. This dish cooks in your slow cooker for a really tasty family meal.

Get the recipe: Lentil and sausage soup.

Meatball Soup

A bowl of meatball soup with cheese and beans.
Photo Credit: Dancing Through the Rain.

Skip the sub and get the meatball flavor you crave in a comforting bowl of soup. This recipe has beans, a tomato soup base and plenty of cheese. The entire family is going to enjoy this easy meal.

Get the recipe: Meatball soup.

Slow Cooker French Onion Soup

French onion soup with cheesy bread over top.
Photo Credit: The Slow Roasted Italian.

There is nothing quite like french onion soup! This recipe cooks low and slow in the crockpot for a wholesome and hearty family dinner. The flavor of this dish rivals a bowl of soup from your favorite restaurant.

Get the recipe: French onion soup.

Minestrone Soup

Soup with beans, pasta and herbs.
Photo Credit: From Valerie’s Kitchen.

This soup has veggies, noodles, beans and ground beef . I know after one bite you will agree this is the perfect soup for chilly fall days.

Get the recipe: Minestrone soup.

Chicken Feet Soup

Chicken foot soup in a bowl.
Photo Credit: Summer Yule.

This recipe turns out to be so flavorful and filling! It uses chicken feet to make one of the best soups. After you try this, you will find yourself asking for chicken feet from the butcher often.

Get the recipe: Chicken feet soup.

Chicken Pot Pie Soup

Chicken pot pie soup with biscuits over top.
Photo Credit: Healthy Foodie Girl.

This pot of soup is perfect for dinner any night of the week. It is creamy, loaded with veggies and will fill your family up with good, wholesome food! Don’t forget to offer biscuits.

Get the recipe: Chicken pot pie soup.

Stuffed Pepper Soup

Stuffed pepper soup with cheese.
Photo Credit: From Valerie’s Kitchen.

Bring the flavor of stuffed peppers to your next slow cooker soup. This recipe is so delicious and easy! Sprinkle some cheese over the top and dig into a great meal from the crockpot.

Get the recipe: Stuffed pepper soup.

Slow Cooker Zuppa Toscana

Zuppa toscano soup in bowls.
Photo Credit: Food Meanderings.

Save some cash and get the flavor of Olive Garden at home. This recipe is so easy, thanks to the slow cooker, and is healthier than you would get at a restaurant. But, it is just as tasty!

Get the recipe: Zuppa toscana.


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