This Crockpot Recipe Has Been Shared 500,000 Times (It's Pure Comfort Food)

Thanks to the frigid temperatures, the crockpot is making its annual reappearance (and we couldn't be more thrilled). True to form, we're turning to Pinterest to find our go-to comfort food recipe of the season, and this crockpot chicken and dumplings recipe from Spend With Pennies definitely fits the bill.

"Chicken and dumplings are probably the ultimate comfort food," writes creator Holly on her blog. Her recipe calls for "tender, juicy shredded chicken and soft dumplings in a rich, creamy brothy gravy." What's more is that it takes no more than five minutes to prep. With over 146,000 repins on Pinterest and almost 500,000 shares directly from her blog, we have no doubt that this is one of the best crockpot recipes. Below we detail how to make it and share four more of the best crockpot recipes we're cozying up with this season.

This story was originally published on October 2, 2017, and has since been updated by Dacy Knight.