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Slow Cooker Creamy Spaghetti Recipe

If you have picky eaters, this slow cooker spaghetti is perfect. It is the perfect dish for any picky eater (even husbands). You can’t go wrong with a classic homemade dish, full of flavor and simple to make.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time4 hrs
Total Time4 hrs 15 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American, Italian
Keyword: best spaghetti, creamy spaghetti, picky eater approved, Slow cooker spaghetti
Servings: 10
Calories: 359kcal

Equipment

  • Slow Cooker
  • Skillet

Ingredients

  • 1 pound Italian sausage
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon pepper
  • ½ teaspoon garlic salt
  • 3 (24 ounce) pasta sauce
  • 1 pound spaghetti noodles
  • ½ cup Parmesan cheese grated or powdered
  • 4 ounces fat-free cream cheese
  • 14 ½ ounces chicken broth

Instructions

  • Brown Italian sausage in a medium skillet on stove top until completely cooked through. Season sausage with salt, pepper and garlic salt. Drain excess grease and set aside.
  • Pour one jar of pasta sauce in the bottom of slow cooker. Break all spaghetti noodles in half and place on top of sauce.
  • Pour browned sausage over noodles and sprinkle on Parmesan cheese.
  • Cut cream cheese into bite-sized pieces and place on top of cheese. Pour another jar of pasta sauce over cream cheese.
  • Cover slow cooker with lid and cook on high for 3 hours. After 3 hours, remove lid and stir contents of the slow cooker. Pour in the last jar of pasta sauce and can of chicken broth.
  • Replace lid and cook another hour on low or until ready to serve.

Notes

  • Sometimes I add a few bits of zucchini squash, mushrooms and other veggies for more texture, and they taste amazing in this spaghetti recipe.
 

Nutrition

Calories: 359kcal | Carbohydrates: 35g | Protein: 16g | Fat: 16g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 39mg | Sodium: 879mg | Potassium: 287mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 48IU | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 120mg | Iron: 1mg