Slow cookers are the cooking gods' gift to mankind. What other small kitchen appliance gives you the freedom to throw in some ingredients, walk away for a few hours and come back to a perfect, well-seasoned meal?
We here at HuffPost Home are huge fans of this sensational invention, and we think you should be too. Below, you'll find some of our favorites sorted by type. Whether you're interested in upping your entertaining game or simply looking for an efficient way to cook for one, check out our picks below and find your new best friend.
Now that you've found your kitchen's newest all-star, put it to good use with one of the amazing slow cooker recipes below:
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