Five quarts is one of those in-between sizes when it comes to slow-cookers; it's not your standard 4-qt but not enormous either. Many users find this size suitable for families, as recipes for 5-qt slow cookers can feed about 5 people. If you have a smaller family, a 5-qt cooker will get you plenty of leftovers. There is a nice selection of models in this size, and they cost around $48 on average. About half of the 5-quart models are programmable and half are manual. Users report than they don't take up too much room on the countertop and are very easy to clean. Also, all of these models shown below have dishwasher-safe components.
What you need to know about 5-quart slow cookers
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Top 5 Quart Slow Cookers
Buzzrake conducted a thorough analysis of the collected opinions and produced the following rankings for the Top 5 Quart Slow Cookers. Buzzrake took into account how frequently users mention various attributes of each slow cooker, both positively and negatively.
1. BELLA Dots Collection 5-Quart Slow CookerAccording to users, the BELLA Dots Collection 5-Quart Slow Cooker is the #1 5-quart slow cooker. This programmable model is ranked the #5 best slow cooker. It takes 1st place for pretty and 7th place for clean among all models on the market.
2. DeLonghi Programmable 5-Quart Slow CookerThe DeLonghi Programmable 5-Quart Slow Cooker comes in 2nd among 5-quart slow cookers. This model is ranked the #4 best slow cooker. It was chosen as the #3 clean, #4 most pretty and #5 best quality slow cooker among all models on the market.