Slow Cooker Baked Potatoes Recipe

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Steve Wright Modified: March 21, 2022
Slow Cooker Baked Potatoes Recipe

How To Make Slow Cooker Baked Potatoes

There’s countless of ideas on how you can top these tender slow cooker baked potatoes. Top them off with butter or chives, and even sour cream or bacon.

Preparation: 5 minutes
Cooking: 8 hours
Total: 8 hours 5 minutes



  • 6mediumrusset potatoes
  • 6tspolive oil
  • sea salt and pepperfreshly ground
  • ½cupwater


  1. Scrub and rinse potatoes, then dry.

  2. Lay each potato on a square of aluminum foil (large enough to fully cover), drizzle 1 teaspoon of olive oil over each potato and rub around potato to evenly coat.

  3. Sprinkle with sea salt and pepper. Wrap foil around each potato.

  4. Pour ½ cup water into a 6 or 7 quart slow cooker then transfer potatoes to slow cooker.

  5. Cover with lid and cook on high heat 4 to 5 hours or low heat 7 to 9 hours, until potatoes are tender (smaller potatoes will cook faster than the larger). Serve warm with desired toppings.

Recipe Notes


Use a slightly heaping 1/8 teaspoon of salt and about 1/16 tsp pepper to season your potatoes.



  • Calories: 209.84kcal
  • Fat: 4.69g
  • Saturated Fat: 0.69g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 3.29g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.57g
  • Carbohydrates: 38.94g
  • Fiber: 2.95g
  • Sugar: 1.33g
  • Protein: 4.63g
  • Sodium: 553.38mg
  • Calcium: 31.82mg
  • Potassium: 897.83mg
  • Iron: 1.93mg
  • Vitamin A: 0.19µg
  • Vitamin C: 12.14mg
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