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I love a slow cooker. In the fall and winter, it creates comfort food that warms my soul. It keeps dinner on the table in the spring and summer without heating the entire house! It is the perfect appliance whether cooking for two or serving a crowd. In Easy Everyday Slow Cooker Recipes, there are more than 200 recipes to explore and experiment with, featuring the best of North American regional cuisines and globally inspired dishes, representing cultures from around the world!
All of the recipes have been created with convenience in mind, and there’s a good balance between those that require a few extra minutes of preparation and those where all the ingredients can be added at once. While most of the recipes in this book serve from four to eight people, making it the perfect cookbook for families, there are also chapters like Meals for Two and Big-Batch Dinners and a range of recipes for any slow cooker size. With some advance planning, the inspiring recipes in Double-Duty Dinners chapter can turn tonight’s dinner into tomorrow’s feast, simultaneously banishing the dreaded question, “Are we having it again?”
Along with the recipes, there are also extensive handy slow cooker tips and time-savers, as well as information on general slow cooker know-how.
Recipes in this book are some of the most delicious comfort foods like:
Creamy Tomato Tortellini Soup, page 34
Nonna’s Mini-Meatball Soup, page 49
Golden Lentil Stew, page 56
Country Italian Beef Stew, page 66
Holy Mole Chili, page 86
Christmas Cake Beans and Couscous, page 98
Creamy Chicken Artichoke Casserole, page 106
Easy Everyday Slow Cooker Recipes is a great book for any level of cook and will deliver delicious meals recipe after recipe!
Whether cooking for two or serving a crowd, this book makes easy work of creating delicious, soul-satisfying slow cooker meals.
In this gorgeous, full-color book with more than 80 photographs, there are 200 recipes to explore and experiment with, featuring the best of North American regional cuisine, as well as globally inspired dishes from cultures around the world.
Each recipe is created with convenience in mind with a good balance of those that require a few extra minutes of preparation versus others where all the ingredients can be added at once.
Most of the recipes serve from four to eight people and can be adapted to every slow cooker size. Many recipes will suit any family from chapters such as Meals for Two and Big-Batch Dinners. With a bit of advance planning the inspiring recipes in Double-Duty Dinners will turn tonight’s dinner into tomorrow’s feast, simultaneously banishing that dreaded remark, “…That again?”
Here is just a small sample of the delectable meals for virtually any time or occasion:
- Lentil Soup with Italian Sausage and Greens, Tex-Mex Tomato Rice Soup, Adobe Sweet Potato and Chile Soup, Manhattan Red Clam Chowder, Kale and Chickpea
- Sausage, Spinach and White Bean Stew, Pesto Meatball Stew, Pork Paprikash, Country Italian Beef Stew, Lemony Veal Milanese, North African Chicken Stew
Chili and Beans
- Holy Mole Chili, White Bean and Toasted Cumin Chili with Lime Cream, Canadian Maple Turkey Chili, Touchdown Beer Chili and Nachos
- Sweet Butter Chicken, Chicken Sausage and Bean Casserole, Chicken in Orange Sesame Sauce, Turkey Bolognese with Spaghetti Squash, Turkey Osso Buco
- Snickerdoodle Cheesecake, Thai Coconut Tapioca Pudding, Almost Cherries Jubilee, Creamy Caramel Blondies, Warm Chocolate Lava Cake.
The author also provides throughout the book handy and extensive slow cooker tips and techniques, time savers and general slow cooker know-how.