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Crock-Pot Lift & Serve One Pot Slow Cooker

Crock-Pot Lift & Serve One Pot Slow Cooker

    Crock-Pot believe serving nutritious, delicious, tender and affordable meals to family and friends should be easy. Solve your mid-week meal dilemma by prepping food in the morning, setting the cooking temperature before you start your day, then come home to a delicious meal cooked at dinner time – so easy! But Crock-Pot isn’t just […]

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  July 26, 2017   4 comments
All day Slow Cooking Recipes – 8hrs+

All day Slow Cooking Recipes – 8hrs+

  Slow cooking is a real saver for many families! Save time, save money, save our sanity on busy evenings 😉 But what about if you work all day?  Leave the house in the morning and not come home until almost dinner time. You keep hearing that slow cooking would be ideal for you and […]

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  June 8, 2015   3 comments
How to clean your slow cooker!

How to clean your slow cooker!

    It happens to all of us sometimes! We finish cooking our recipe only to find a baked on ring of cooked/burnt residue inside our slow cooker or on the base. Or maybe the inner casing of your slow cooker has stains in it? Don’t despair – we’ve got the solution! Basics: – The […]

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  June 4, 2015   15 comments
Slow Cooker Cakes

Slow Cooker Cakes

Cooking cakes in slow cookers is out of the norm for a lot of traditionalist slow cooker users, so we wanted to include some advice on what can and can’t be used in cake making in your slow cooker, and also to provide some general tips for getting the most out of your slow cooker cake […]

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  April 18, 2015   9 comments
The ‘Tea Towel trick’

The ‘Tea Towel trick’

What is the  tea towel/dishcloth trick I hear everyone talking about? You will often see in recipes that people will state to lay a tea towel (the cloth you dry your dishes with) between the inner slow cooker bowl top and the lid of the slow cooker (see photo below). This is to absorb condensation and […]

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  April 18, 2015   23 comments
Slow Cooking FROZEN Meat – It’s NOT safe!!

Slow Cooking FROZEN Meat – It’s NOT safe!!

In short… No!! This is a very hotly debated topic that we see in our group Slow Cooker Recipes 4 Families on Facebook nearly every single day. Some people choose to take this risk. In fact many people will tell you that they have done so for years and “it’s never hurt me!’. However according […]

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  March 29, 2015   34 comments
How do I thicken my slow cooker dish?

How do I thicken my slow cooker dish?

Slow cooking can produce dishes with more liquid due to the condensation formed on the lid and the fact the lid stays closed so that it doesn’t reduce like some stove top/oven methods would do. Here’s a collection of tips and trick you can use to ensure a thickened consistency to your final dish…. #1     […]

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  March 29, 2015   39 comments