Slow Cooker Curried Potato, Pea and Sweetcorn Croquettes

Slow Cooker Curried Potato, Pea and Sweetcorn Croquettes

As the warmer weather is coming (touch wood it stays), I still like to use my slow cooker for the convenience of it. You can still make delicious meals in the slow cooker even in the summer, with no stews or casseroles in sight.

You can even make slow cooker curried potato, pea and sweetcorn croquettes!

Slow Cooker Curried Potato, Pea and Sweetcorn Croquettes

These mild curried potato, pea and sweetcorn croquettes were put together at lunchtime and then cooked away in the slow cooker and were ready for my kids’ early tea time, leaving me able to get on with other things in the afternoon (watering my seeds in the greenhouse and watching the kids play in the garden with a cup of tea by my side today!).

They are very easy to make, you can either use leftover mashed potato for the base of the recipe or microwave a couple of jacket (baked) potatoes and scoop out the flesh, as I did here.

How to Make Croquettes in the Slow Cooker

  1. Combine cooked potato (flesh from a baked potato or leftover mashed potato), sweetcorn and peas in a bowl. Add spices and season.
  2. Form into small balls (around 10-15). Dip in beaten egg then breadcrumbs until covered.
  3. Place the croquettes in the base of a lined slow cooker pot. Cook on high for 3 hours, turning occasionally.

Slow Cooker Curried Potato, Pea and Sweetcorn Croquettes

Slow Cooker Curried Potato, Pea and Sweetcorn Croquettes

Simple curried vegetable croquettes baked in your crockpot, great for a lunch or simple supper dish
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Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Slow Cooker
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 3 hours
Total Time: 3 hours 10 minutes
Servings: 2
Calories: 334kcal


  • 2 medium jacket potatoes microwaved and flesh scooped from the skin
  • Small handful of frozen peas
  • Kernels from one fresh corn on the cob or use tinned or frozen sweetcorn
  • 1 tsp turmeric
  • 1 tsp garam masala
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Sprinkle of dried crushed chillies
  • 1 egg beaten
  • Approx 50 g dried breadcrumbs


  • Place the potato flesh, peas and sweetcorn in a large bowl.
  • Add the spices and salt and pepper.
  • Mix well and then form into 10-15 small balls.
  • Place the beaten egg in one bowl and the breadcrumbs in another.
  • Dip each ball into first the egg and then the breadcrumbs, until completely covered.
  • Place the croquettes into the slow cooker on baking paper, and cook on high for approx 3 hours, turning occasionally, until browned on all sides.
  • Delicious served in a wrap with salad and cucumber raita.
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I would not say no to a couple of these for lunch today.


Love croquettes – these look fabulous. Pinned.

How utterly amazing that these are cooked in the slow cooker. I had never thought of even trying that. I use my slow all the time too ! I am making these, they look amazing !

Oh, I love combinations of flavours here… delicious, easy to make and healthy recipe, perfect for Spring! šŸ™‚

I don’t know how you do it Lucy. So many brilliant recipes for the slow cooker. I love the look of these, will be pinning for later consumption!

Dungarees & Donuts (@_OliviaJadexo)

Wow this looks so yummy and healthy! šŸ˜€


These look delicious and very easy to make – thanks for sharing x