Great step by step instructions, which is very helpful because there are no pictures. The fact that the authors suggest side dishes takes all the guesswork out of what's for dinner. However, I ate the cherries. Simply throw several ingredients into the slow cooker, get on with life, and come home to a kitchen filled with the aroma of real home cooking. The recipes are quick and easy to make.
The added bonus is the spiral binding, that allows the book to lay flat for easy reading. The recipies are so easy to understand, require little or no preparation, and cook all day while you work. From the authors of the best-selling 101 Things to do with a Slow Cooker and 101 More Things to do with a Slow Cooker comes the sixth book in this million-copy-selling series-101 Things to do with a Casserole! Acceptable: A book with obvious wear. The only dish I won't recomend is Cowboy Soup. The 101 Things to Do With a Slow Cooker has some simple, easy to make recipes. The majority of recipes require ingredients that most people have on hand- cream of mushroom soup, chicken, etc. One of the gems from this book: 2 lbs.
Mmmm Pineapple upside-down cake-7 A lot of the recipes involved a lot of pre-packaged items but I'd expect the cook would have the common sense not to live off the recipes in this cookbook. I've tried 2 recipes from this book so far. She lives in Tucson, Arizona. If you are new here, you may want to learn a little more about how this site works. A82 2003 Dewey Decimal 641. Did you know that nutritious yogurt can take the place of sour cream in most dishes? To buy this book at the lowest price,.
The intro has two pages of helpful hints if you haven't used a slowcooker before. The pork chop dishes come out fall apart tender. Recipes include Santa Rosa Chicken, Smoothie Coolers, Orangeade Cake, Crispy Chicken Parmesan, Creamy Fruit Dip, Dutch Honey Bread, Hamburger Stroganoff, Yum-Yum Cupcakes, Chicken Puffs, Tortilla Wheels, Best-Ever Pancakes, French Cherry Cheese Pie, Yogurt Cheese, and more! One point is awarded for each area. Imagine having a single searchable index of all your recipes — both digital and print! The recipes I have tried have all been winners. But I did find plenty of recipes that my family loves, which made the book worth getting. However, if you have to dust off your slow cooker every time you go to use it and can count the number of recipes you've actually used on one hand, then this is a great book for you! Now I wake up in the morning and throw my dinner in the slow cooker.
I bought this one for my niece, after I told her about some of my favorite recipes. I felt cheated by the title. Simply throw several ingredients into the slow cooker, get on with life, and come home to a kitchen filled with the aroma of real home cooking. She also teaches a monthly cooking class for Macey's Little Cooking Theater. Don't miss this follow up to the best-selling 101 Things to do with a Slow Cooker! Welcome to Eat Your Books! This has got some really good recipes that I can't wait to try! This is particularly important with slow-cooker recipes because they can require anything from half an hour to twelve hours or more of cooking.
The only thing that wasn't covered were veggie dishes, but each recipe gave a suggested side dish. The best thing is to come home to a hot, ready to eat meal. Yes, a couple of the recipes are only very slightly different. Copyright Date 2003 Dimensions Weight 6. You might as well buy one of those awful frozen dinners from the supermarket and be done with it. If you are rushed for time or just feeling lazy this little book is a time saver. First the positive: This Cookbook has some very simple, easy recipes.
Janet Eyring's interest in learning how to cook healthy, inexpensive meals without living in the kitchen inspired her to write a cookbook that relied on the ease of the slow cooker. I am officially in love with my crock pot! Remove meat and cut across the grain into thin slices. Combine soup mix with mushrooms and mushroom liquid. First one in door can check how it is progressing if it needs turning to a higher setting. It is small enough to store inside a larger crock.
I work long hours and am pretty busy, so coming home and spending hours slaving over the stove just isn't an option. Here's a good example of a recipe list: 2 lbs. The highest rating was 7. And I find it annoying that the items that have an asterisk next to them have to be found all the way at the end of the book. Processed ingredients like Chedder Cheese Soup, Chili, Spaghetti Sauce, Minestrone soup, Velveeta cheese, taco seasoning mix, bouillon cubes, jarred salsa, onion soup mix, canned chicken, cranberry sauce, scallopped potatoes from a box, salad dressing and even cake mixes are considered as proper ingredients for recipes in this book.