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15 Summer Slow Cooker Recipes So You Can Skip The Stove

Make these Instant Pot friendly by using its slow cooker setting, and beat the kitchen heat.

Pulled pork on three slider buns.

Photo, Roberto Caruso.

Slow cookers aren’t just a winter-time gadget. You can use yours to make all sorts of summery, picnic-ready dishes, from grain-filled salads to juicy pulled pork sliders. (And don’t forget breakfast and dessert!) Here’s how you can put your trusty slow cooker to work all year long.