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Graduation Party: Recipes for the Slow Cooker

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Do you have a graduate in your family and you’re looking for graduation party recipes? Don’t fret! Our friends at have some easy and tasty graduation recipe ideas that you can make in your slow cooker.

If you’re making graduation recipes for a crowd, slow cooker appetizer recipes and slow cooker dessert recipes are your best bet. It makes the most sense to make graduation party foods in your slow cooker, because your slow cooker can sit on your buffet line and keep the food warm.

Some tasty slow cooker appetizer recipes you might try include Slow Cooker Party Meatballs (photographed above), Chicken Nachos, Hot Dog and Bacon Roll-Ups and other tasty appetizer recipes.

For some creative slow cooker recipes that are sure to be kid-pleasers, you might also try AllFreeSlowCookerRecipes’ Easy Slow Cooker Party Mix or Slow Cooker Pizza Fondue.

AllFreeSlowCookerRecipes has many dessert options if you’re in search of a graduation cake recipe. You might not have thought of your slow cooker when it comes to making a graduation cake recipe, but the site has many! For light, fruity options, you might try their recipe for Limealicious Key Lime Cake. This creative recipe for Limealicious Key Lime Cake is made with lemon cake mix, lime Jello, lime juice and more. It’s topped with soft and creamy cream cheese frosting.

Instead of a graduation cake recipe, you might try offering an ice cream sundae bar. This would go over especially well with the younger graduates and their friends!

You can try making some delicious ice cream toppings in your slow cooker, including the Easiest Hot Fudge Sauce Ever, Slow Cooker Caramel Sauce Cooked in a Can and Slow Cooker Raspberry Sauce. Add some sprinkles and nuts to your favorite ice cream flavors and you’re all set. Your guests will love this innovative entertaining idea.

So, try some of these graduation recipe ideas in your slow cooker. Graduation recipes for a crowd aren’t easy, but they can be your handy slow cooker! Plan your graduation recipes and menus with help from our friends at


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