65+ New Orleans Slow Cooker Recipes You’ll Love

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Busy schedules can make cooking a challenge. This collection of New Orleans-inspired slow cooker recipes is the answer for families who want delicious, home-cooked meals without spending hours in the kitchen. Perfect for hectic days! These recipes are sure to become family favorites, whether you're enjoying a relaxing night at home or celebrating a special occasion.

Slow Cooker Recipes inspired by the flavors of New Orleans

Slow Cooker New Orleans Red Beans and Rice Recipes

Slow Cooker Cajun Red Beans And Rice
Slow cooker Cajun red beans and rice is a hearty dinner full of big bold flavors. With limited prep, you can throw this red beans and rice recipe in your slow cooker in the morning and come home to dinner ready and waiting. The perfect meal to warm up chilly nights!
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Slow Cooker Red Beans and Rice – Creole Contessa
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Slow Cooker Red Beans and Rice - Creole Contessa
Real Louisiana Red Beans and Rice | FatFree Vegan Kitchen
This authentic vegan Red Beans and Rice contains no animal products–and you won’t miss ’em! Vegan and naturally gluten-free.
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Real Louisiana Red Beans and Rice | FatFree Vegan Kitchen
CROCK POT RED BEANS AND RICE
Red Beans and Rice is considered a complete meal if you live in the South! Technically, I guess it should be called Sausage and Red Bean…
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CROCK POT RED BEANS AND RICE
Slow Cooker Beans and Rice: New Orleans Flavor at Home! – Be Happy and Do Good
The perfect dish to represent the flavors of New Orleans, made more convenient in the slow cooker! Hearty, fast, and totally satisfying!
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Slow Cooker Beans and Rice: New Orleans Flavor at Home! - Be Happy and Do Good
New Orleans Style Red Beans and Rice Recipe
Check out this best New Orleans recipe and perfectly cook your beans! A step-by-step recipe for slow cooker red beans and rice with sausages.
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New Orleans Style Red Beans and Rice Recipe

Slow Cooker New Orleans Jambalaya Recipes

Easy Crockpot Jambalaya Recipe – I Heart Naptime
This easy crockpot jambalaya takes just 15 minutes of prep but is packed with flavor and is hearty enough for a hungry crowd.
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Easy Crockpot Jambalaya Recipe - I Heart Naptime
Creole Chicken and Sausage Jambalaya {From a NOLA Local}
A traditional Creole rice dish made with pork sausage, tomatoes, and Creole seasonings simmered in stock with a trinity of vegetables that include onion, celery, and bell pepper. This authentic Jambalaya recipe is a one-pot rice dish with deep creole flavor that you’ll only find in Louisiana. As a New Orleans local, you’ll find my real Jambalaya recipe is authentic and full of flavor.
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Creole Chicken and Sausage Jambalaya {From a NOLA Local}
Make Slow Cooker Jambalaya for New Orleans Flavors the Easy Way
This Slow Cooker Jambalaya is a great way to make this New Orleans favorite with less effort! It’s loaded with shrimp, chicken, sausage, and Creole seasonings.
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Make Slow Cooker Jambalaya for New Orleans Flavors the Easy Way
crock pot jambalaya
Crock Pot Jambalaya has juicy shredded chicken, shrimp, and andouille sausage mixed with vegetables, Cajun seasoning, and rice that are cooked together in the Crock Pot for the most delicious Jambalaya. This hearty Cajun dinner is fit for a New Orleans king or queen.
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crock pot jambalaya
Slow Cooker Jambalaya Recipe
Slow Cooker Jambalaya is hearty, healthy & delicious – loaded w/ chicken, sausage and shrimp, a recipe that’s so easy to make in your slow cooker! Get your crock pots out for the best of New Orleans!
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Slow Cooker Jambalaya Recipe

Slow Cooker New Orleans Shrimp and Crawfish Recipes

Shrimp Chowder
I simmer my rich and creamy shrimp soup in the slow cooker. Because the chowder is ready in less than four hours, it can be prepared in the afternoon and served to dinner guests that night. —Will Zunio, Gretna, Louisiana
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Shrimp Chowder
Crawfish Dip Slow Cooker Recipe
Try Crawfish Dip Slow Cooker! You’ll just need 2 tablespoons salted butter, 1/2 cup diced green bell pepper, 1 small yellow onion, diced (about 1 cup), 1/2…
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Crawfish Dip Slow Cooker Recipe
Cajun Chicken and Shrimp Creole
Here is a great recipe to put away for Mardi Gras! Cajun Chicken and Shrimp Creole 1 pound boneless skinless chicken thights1 Red Bell Pepper (chopped)1 large onion (chopped)1 stalk celery diced1 can (15 oz
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Cajun Chicken and Shrimp Creole
Crockpot Crawfish Chowder Recipe
This Crockpot Crawfish Chowder is so easy to make up! It can be intimidating to know how to to cook Crawfish, but this recipe is easy to make!
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Crockpot Crawfish Chowder Recipe
Slow Cooker Cajun Corn and Shrimp Chowder
So two weekends ago the weather was bitter cold, icy and snowy forcing us inside on the treadmill for a 7.5 mile long run. This weekend was a huge flip… so beautiful outside and although
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Slow Cooker Cajun Corn and Shrimp Chowder
SLOW COOKER CRAWFISH AND SHRIMP
Slow Cooker Crawfish and Shrimp is a classic Louisiana dish with a rich and flavorful sauce. It’s full of crawfish tails, shrimp, herbs, and spices.
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SLOW COOKER CRAWFISH AND SHRIMP
New Orleans-Style Garlic BBQ Shrimp
These shrimp are cooked in a skillet, not on a grill: barbecue – in this case, refers to the sweet-hot sauce served with them. Serve this…
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New Orleans-Style Garlic BBQ Shrimp
Slow-Cooker New Orleans Style Barbecue Shrimp
Serve these tasty shrimps cooked in slow cooker – a classic seafood appetizer recipe for a crowd.
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Slow-Cooker New Orleans Style Barbecue Shrimp
Super Simple Slow Cooker Shrimp & Grits
This super simple three cheese slow cooker shrimp and grits is not only incredibly easy, but it’s also a lightened up version so you don’t feel guilty!
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Super Simple Slow Cooker Shrimp & Grits
Slow Cooker Crock Pot Shrimp and Cheese Grits Recipe
Super easy Crockpot Shrimp and Grits Recipe! This southern slow cooker family meal is perfect for dinner or breakfast! So easy to make!
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Slow Cooker Crock Pot Shrimp and Cheese Grits Recipe

Slow Cooker New Orleans Gumbo Recipes

Crock Pot Chicken and Sausage Gumbo
You’ll love this slow cooker chicken and sausage gumbo! Easy southern comfort food.
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Crock Pot Chicken and Sausage Gumbo
Keto Gumbo (Slow Cooker, THM:S, Low Carb, Paleo, Ketogenic, Whole30) – Fit Mom Journey
This Slow Cooker Keto Gumbo is not only fast and easy to make, it’s delicious! Simply throw all the ingredients – minus the shrimp – in a slow cooker, then add the shrimp and cauliflower rice 20 minutes before serving.
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Keto Gumbo (Slow Cooker, THM:S, Low Carb, Paleo, Ketogenic, Whole30) - Fit Mom Journey
Seafood Gumbo in a Crockpot
How nice to put the gumbo to cook in a crock pot before leaving for work or shopping and come home from work and have gumbo ready to eat. This gumbo can be served as a side to a main dish or can be…
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Seafood Gumbo in a Crockpot
Easy Crockpot Chicken, Sausage and Shrimp Gumbo
If you are looking for an easy crockpot recipe for gumbo, this Easy Crockpot Chicken, Sausage and Shrimp Gumbo is the one for you! No roux needed! Easy!
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Easy Crockpot Chicken, Sausage and Shrimp Gumbo
Crockpot Chicken Shrimp Sausage Gumbo
This Slow Cooker Chicken Shrimp Sausage Gumbo is a New Orleans inspired dish that’s full of flavor! And it’s freezer friendly!
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Crockpot Chicken Shrimp Sausage Gumbo

New Orleans Inspired Slow Cooker Recipes

More recipes inspired by the city of New Orleans.

Cajun Chicken Meatballs in Cajun Cream Sauce – Who Needs A Cape?
Deliciously simple Cajun Chicken Meatballs in Cajun Cream Sauce is a hearty meal the family will love. This one-pan meal tastes great over rice or pasta. Cajun Chicken Meatballs in Cajun Cream Sauce Let me tell you friends this has been a long couple of weeks here in Michigan. You’d think we’d be pros at
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Cajun Chicken Meatballs in Cajun Cream Sauce - Who Needs A Cape?
Slow Cooker Louisiana Ribs {Cajun-Style}
Slow Cooker Louisiana Ribs are spicy and sweet and so easy to make in the slow cooker.
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Slow Cooker Louisiana Ribs {Cajun-Style}
Cajun Chicken Stew
By utilizing leftover cooked chicken and a packaged dirty rice mix, this comforting and hearty Cajun Chicken Stew is on the table in just 40 minutes!
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Cajun Chicken Stew
Slow Cooker Cajun Potato Soup
It’s just so good!
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Slow Cooker Cajun Potato Soup
Cajun Chicken and Dumplings with Bacon
Cajun Chicken and Dumplings with Bacon are an easy chicken dinner recipe using Pillsbury refrigerated biscuits. This thick and creamy dish is loaded with rotisserie chicken, corn, real bacon bits and seasoned with Clubhouse Cajun spice for a bit of a kick.
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Cajun Chicken and Dumplings with Bacon
Cajun Smothered Green Beans | First…you have a beer
Step by step instructions for Smothered Green Beans-Cajun Style. Green Beans, potatoes and ham with bacon, onions, garlic and spice smothered in rich stock.
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Cajun Smothered Green Beans | First...you have a beer
Chicken Fricassee
This chicken fricassee recipe is huge on flavor with cuts of chicken smothered and cooked slow in a rich and creamy sauce and the perfect Cajun seasonings. Easy to make and absolutely delicious.
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Chicken Fricassee
Slow Cooker Black Eyed Peas with Ham Hocks – Creole Contessa
Hello PEOPLE! We have a Vitamix winner!!!! Check below to see if you won! Now after giving away a Vitamix to 1 lucky winner, I decided I needed some savory beans in my life! O.K. I love beans, but what I love even more is a way to utilize my Crock-Pot Slow Cooker, which by…Read More
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Slow Cooker Black Eyed Peas with Ham Hocks - Creole Contessa
Slow Cooker Bean Soup with Andouille Sausage – Creole Contessa
It’s Halloween and I created one of my perfect, simple meals to serve the family when they return home from Trick and Treating! My Slow Cooker Bean Soup with Andouille Sausage takes less than 5 minutes of prep time. My Crock Pot Slow Cooker takes care of everything else! This dish is family friendly, warm,…Read More
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Slow Cooker Bean Soup with Andouille Sausage - Creole Contessa
Slow Cooker Smothered Chicken and Okra – Creole Contessa
It’s Slow Cooker Sunday folks! On the menu today, we have my world famous, Slow Cooker Smothered Chicken and Okra. O.K. it’s not really world famous…but more like, family famous I would call it. Okra, let me tell about Okra…it has a bad rap by folks who just don’t know how to cook it! No…Read More
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Slow Cooker Smothered Chicken and Okra - Creole Contessa
Cajun Chicken Lasagna
A Cajun pasta casserole recipe made with chicken & andouille sausage, fresh peppers, onions and gobs of mozzarella cheese.
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Cajun Chicken Lasagna
Slow-Cooker Cajun Dirty Rice
A common mistake in cooking rice from scratch is to add too much liquid, which can make it gummy. There’s not a lot of liquid in this recipe to start with, but the tomatoes…
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Slow-Cooker Cajun Dirty Rice
Crock Pot Cajun Chili
With the chilly weather this weekend a great pot of Cajun Chili is what you need to warm your soul! Here is our recipe for Crock Pot Cajun Chili! This is an easy recipe and you can even make it the…
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Crock Pot Cajun Chili
Slow Cooker Chicken Thighs with Artichokes
Enjoy these slow cooker chicken thighs simmered with seasoned artichokes, vermouth, and fresh kale.
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Slow Cooker Chicken Thighs with Artichokes
Creole Smothered Swiss Steak
Cube steaks or tenderized round steak in a nicely seasoned Creole sauce of tomatoes, onions and peppers with rosemary and thyme – and a secret ingredient!
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Creole Smothered Swiss Steak
Crockpot Black Eyed Peas Recipe
This is perfect for New Years, and tasty any day of the week. Try this simple and Amazing Crockpot Black Eyed Peas Recipe for your family!
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Crockpot Black Eyed Peas Recipe
Crock Pot Cajun Sausage Pasta Sauce | Simple Nourished Living
Crock pot cajun sausage & vegetable pasta sauce is a simple and delicious, low carb WW friendly recipe with 5 Points per 1 cup serving size!
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Crock Pot Cajun Sausage Pasta Sauce | Simple Nourished Living
Slow-Cooker Cajun Chicken Spaghetti
Andouille sausage, chicken, fire-roasted tomatoes and Creole seasoning are just a few of the Southern flavors that make this a delicious and easy meal.
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Slow-Cooker Cajun Chicken Spaghetti
Crock Pot Cajun Whole Chicken
Crock Pot Cajun Whole Chicken Recipe. Blacken Cajun chicken flavors in your crockpot that will make your chicken so tender it will fall off the bone…
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Crock Pot Cajun Whole Chicken
Crockpot Cochon de Lait
Enjoy a traditional New Orleans Cochon de Lait po-boy with this easy crockpot recipe.
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Crockpot Cochon de Lait
Cajun Meatball Stew
Cozy Cajun meatball stew – rib sticking goodness!
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Cajun Meatball Stew
Slow Cooker Creole Chicken and Sausage
Creole Chicken and Sausage? I don’t really know how to explain it, but it’s a like whoa yummy combo we have going on upinhere. This idea originated as a
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Slow Cooker Creole Chicken and Sausage
Slow Cooker Muffuletta Dip
HAPPY NEW YEAR! IT’S TIME TO CELEBRATE WITH A DELICIOUS APPETIZER! If you like the Muffuletta Sandwich then you are going to LOVE this slow cooker
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Slow Cooker Muffuletta Dip
Cajun White Beans with Andouille
Dried white beans, such as Great Northern or Navy beans, seasoned with the Trinity, garlic, green onion, parsley, bacon and andouille sausage, and served over white rice.
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Cajun White Beans with Andouille
Skinny Slow-Cooker New Orleans-Style Stuffed Peppers
98% less sat fat • 69% less sodium than the original recipe. Whet your palate with this spicy, Cajun treat.
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Skinny Slow-Cooker New Orleans-Style Stuffed Peppers
Slow Cooker Bourbon Street Chicken Recipe
This is New Orleans-style chicken made with shredded dark meat in a lightly sweet sauce. Delicious served over brown rice. Kids love it, too.
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Slow Cooker Bourbon Street Chicken Recipe
Bourbon Chicken
A flavorful chicken dish named after Bourbon Street in New Orleans, Louisiana.
This was a copycat recipe I found & modified of the Bourbon Chicken sold in most Chinese take-outs; which rarely use bourbon as a component. It's wonderfully sweet & spicy without being too hot. For kids that don't like hotstuffs, cut down on the pepper flakes! – Bourbon Chicken
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Bourbon Chicken
New Orleans Roast Beef Po-Boy – Plain Chicken
Slow Cooker New Orleans Roast Beef Po-Boy – Only 5 ingredients – chuck roast, cajun seasoning, beef broth, gravy mix, cornstarch. Just like Felix’s in NOLA!
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New Orleans Roast Beef Po-Boy - Plain Chicken
Crock Pot Bourbon Chicken
Crock pot bourbon chicken with rice is an easy dump-and-go slow cooker recipe using tender chicken thighs marinated in soy sauce and bourbon.
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Crock Pot Bourbon Chicken
Crock-Pot Oyster Stuffing Recipe
Cornbread stuffing mix and oysters come together in this classic recipe for Crock-Pot Oyster Stuffing. The perfect addition to your holiday meal!
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Crock-Pot Oyster Stuffing Recipe
Slow Cooker Creole White Beans & Chicken | Simple Nourished Living
Easy Healthy CrockPot Creole White Beans & Chicken, a new favorite slow cooker recipe, 257 calories, 5 SmartPoints green, 2SP, blue, purple
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Slow Cooker Creole White Beans & Chicken | Simple Nourished Living
Crock Pot Bourbon Chicken
This delicious Bourbon Chicken simmers in the crock pot all day for an easy meal! The marinade creates a delicious sauce and is perfect served over rice!
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Crock Pot Bourbon Chicken
Savory Slow Cooker Cajun Chicken Alfredo
Slow cooker cajun chicken alfredo is a savory dish for pasta night! Let the slow cooker work it’s magic to make this perfect spicy dinner for your family.
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Savory Slow Cooker Cajun Chicken Alfredo
Crock Pot Cajun Boiled Peanuts – Tammilee Tips
How to make Spicy Crock Pot Boiled Peanuts Recipe! This slow cooker recipe is super easy to make and tastes amazing!
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Crock Pot Cajun Boiled Peanuts - Tammilee Tips
Slow Cooker Creole Pork Tenderloin
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Slow Cooker Creole Pork Tenderloin

Slow Cooker New Orleans Desserts

Bread pudding and bananas foster recipes inspired by New Orleans, perfect for dessert!

Crock pot Bread Pudding Recipe
One of my favorite things to make is Crock pot bread pudding recipe. The crockpot makes this recipe easy and you can have bread pudding any day of the week.
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Crock pot Bread Pudding Recipe
Crock Pot Bread Pudding with Buttered Rum Sauce
Crock Pot Bread Pudding with Buttered Rum Sauce is fabulously delicious and rich. It only takes 10 minutes to prep and then it cooks slowly in the crock pot.
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Crock Pot Bread Pudding with Buttered Rum Sauce
Delicious and easy bananas foster
Tasty bananas foster for crock pot cooking
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BananaFoster
Banana Foster Bread Pudding – 100 Days of Summer Slow Cooker Recipes – Eat at Home
One of the best things about summertime? DESSERT! This dessert is amazing. I think the warm bananas topped with some homemade (or not homemade!) ice cream makes a perfect end to a summer dinner. It’s sweet, light and just way too good! You can read more about where I first tried this dessert and […]
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Banana Foster Bread Pudding - 100 Days of Summer Slow Cooker Recipes - Eat at Home
Slow Cooker Bananas Foster
This slow cooker bananas foster is a delicious, low fat dessert that’s packed full of sweet flavor. Since we make it in the Crock Pot, it’s easy, too!
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Slow Cooker Bananas Foster

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