We’re big fans of slow-cooker ribs recipes—and no wonder! They’re dishes that taste like party fare even when you’re serving them alongside a weeknight side dish! That’s the power of the slow cooker, of course. It works hard all day cooking ribs to falling-off-the-bone tender—beef or pork—while you do other things. Pick up some slow-cooker tips and pre-cooking prep tips from our How to Cook ribs article, and explore the recipes here. They include everything from BBQ-style deliciousness to tasty takes on Stroganoff.