Which Cut of Beef is Best for Slow Cooking?

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Slow cooking should be one of your go-to techniques in the kitchen if you enjoy the kind of rich, flavorful beef that melts in your mouth and leaves you craving more. Cooking low and slow gives excellent adaptability, ease, and exceptional depth of flavor every time, from straightforward casseroles and stews filled with flavor to more rich curries, a fast chili, soups, and so much more. We’ll examine the best beef cuts prepared in a slow cooker. Everything can be simmered, including big chunks of meat, stews, and soups. Braising is a technique used in slow cookers that include cooking …

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Slow Cooking For Two Cookbook

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Slow Cooking for Two is here to help if you’re short on time and craving the warmth of a home-cooked meal. This two-person slow cooker cookbook is jam-packed with simple two-person dishes. You may save time and money by combining the power of your slow cooker with simple, tasty, and flawlessly prepared meals.

Discover breakfast and brunch recipes, as well as soups, stews, casseroles, vegetables, seafood, meats, desserts, and more. All recipes were created just for your 1 1/2 or 2-quart slow cooker.

The Best Roast Recipes For Slow Cooking

The Best Roast For Slow Cooking

The best roast for slow cooking is one that is browned. Don’t make this mistake, and you won’t make it again. Using dry onion powder and garlic powder is a waste of time and mushy. Instead, use fresh garlic and onion. Also, use fresh herbs instead of dried ones, such as thyme or rosemary, which can be bought in packages. This will add more flavor to your roast.

To make the best roast for slow cooking, start by searing it in olive oil. Place the roast in the hot pan for about two minutes, flipping over once.

The Best Half Crocked Slow Cooking Recipes

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If you are looking for easy, flavorful dinners for two, half-crock recipes are a great option. You can prepare a variety of meals in just a few hours, which means that you can enjoy a delicious meal at your leisure any time of day. Whether you need to cook a tasty dinner for one person or two, half-crock recipes can make the task a lot easier. The best part about these delicious meals is perfect for busy workdays or weekends.

While most recipes call for a 4 to 6-quart crockpot, this crockpot can make up to 8 quarts.

Slow Cooker Honey Barbecued Chicken

This Honey Barbecued Chicken is simple to put together and delicious. It only takes about 4 hours in the slow cooker with just a little prep time. There is a good chance you will have everything on hand to put this recipe together. Slow Cooker Honey Barbecued Chicken Recipe Type: Slow Cooker Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 4 hours Total time: 4 hours 15 mins Serves: 4 3.4.3177  

Slow Cooker Sweet and Sour Ribs Recipe

These sweet and sour ribs require a little bit of work, but they are delicious and well worth the effort. They are cooked in a slow cooker so they are fall off the bone tender. If you’re in the mood for ribs give this Slow Cooker Sweet and Sour Ribs Recipe a try; they are really good. Slow Cooker Sweet and Sour Ribs Recipe Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 5 hours Total time: 5 hours 20 mins Serves: 3-4 3.4.3177 Adapted from Cooks Country

Slow Cooker Chicken with Merlot Recipe

This is a great recipe that is sure to warm up a cold winter’s night. I served this dish with pasta which reminded a lot of chicken and spaghetti, and because it is cooked in the slow cooker, it freed up a lot of time so I could get some early Christmas shopping done. This Slow Cooker Chicken with Merlot Recipe is simple and requires very little prep time. Slow Cooker Chicken with Merlot Recipe Recipe Type: Main Cuisine: Italian Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 5 hours Total time: 5 hours 10 mins Serves: 5 – 6 …

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Slow Cooker Tasty Pork Ribs Recipe

Tender and delicious these Slow Cooker Tasty Pork Ribs are the perfect solutions to free up some time if you have a busy day coming up. They take 7 – 8 hours to cook on low or 4 – 5 hours on high. The original recipe calls fobone-inin ribs but the local market had boneless on sale so I went that route. In short, use whatever you have available. Slow Cooker Tasty Pork Ribs Recipe Recipe Type: Slow Cooker Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 8 hours Total time: 8 hours 10 mins Serves: 4-6 3.4.3177 Adapted from …

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Slow Cooker Maple Country Style Ribs

This Slow Cooker Maple Country Style Ribs recipe is very easy to put together requiring almost no prep time, but 7-8 hours in the slow cooker freeing up a lot of time to enjoy your day. I added 2 teaspoons of instant tapioca to the recipe to thicken the sauce. Slow Cooker Maple Country Style Ribs Recipe Type: Slow Cooker Author: Larry Prep time: 5 mins Cook time: 8 hours Total time: 8 hours 5 mins Serves: 3-4 3.4.3177 Adapted from Allrecipies.com

Slow Cooker Spicy Beans with Smoked Turkey Sausage

  This is a great one dish recipe if you want to free up some time. There is very little prep time and once it’s in the slow cooker it will take care of itself until supper time. This recipe uses salsa as one of the ingredients, I used mild, but if you want to turn up the heat a little bit use medium or hot. Slow Cooker Spicy Beans with Smoked Turkey Sausage Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 6 hours Total time: 6 hours 10 mins Serves: 6 3.4.3177 Adapted from tasteofhome Slow Cooker cookbook

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Recipe for Two

This Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Recipe for Two has very little prep time and doesn’t require many ingredients. You can have the pork in the slow cooker, ready to cook, in a matter of minutes. Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Recipe for Two Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 4 hours Total time: 4 hours 10 mins Serves: 2 3.4.3177 Adapted from Cooks Country Cooking for Two Cookbook.

Slow Cooker Turkey Chili for Two

If you’re cooking for two, and in the mood for chili, but you want to get away from the red meat give this Slow Cooker Turkey Chili for Two recipes a try. By slow cooking, the turkey on low the turkey burger stays nice and moist and the flavors blend perfectly.  If you are cooking for more people just double the recipe. Slow Cooker Turkey Chili for Two Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 4 hours Total time: 4 hours 15 mins Serves: 2 3.4.3177 Adapted from Cooks Country Cooking for Two

Slow Cooker Sirloin Steak Tip Stew for Two

Sirloin steak makes a lump of almost perfect stew meat. This Sirloin Steak Tip Stew is a delicious combination of flavors and is very simple to put together. There is very little prep time so you can have it in the slow cooker quickly, and go about your business for the day. Slow Cooker Sirloin Steak Tip Stew for Two Recipe Type: Slow Cooker Author: Patricia Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 7 hours Total time: 7 hours 10 mins Serves: 2 3.4.3177 Adapted from Cooks Country Cooking for Two Cookbook

Slow Cooker Chili for Two

This simple slow cooker chili recipe for two doesn’t require a lot of prep time but takes enough time to cook in the slow cooker so you can get some things done while it’s cooking.  The chili is a little on the spicy side, but for me was just right. If you want to add a little more heat increase the amount of chipotle chili in adobo sauce or add some cayenne pepper to taste. Slow Cooker Chili for Two Recipe Type: Slow Cooker Cuisine: Mexican Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 6 hours Total time: 6 hours …

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Slow Cooker Southern Style Chicken and Dirty Rice for Two

If you’re cooking for two this is a great recipe to free up some time by using the slow cooker. There is only about 15 minutes of prep time and 4 – 5 hours of cooking time. It’s a great way to free up an afternoon, and because it’s a one dish recipe supper will be ready to serve. Slow Cooker Southern Style Chicken and Dirty Rice for Two Recipe Type: Cooking for Two Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 5 hours Total time: 5 hours 15 mins Serves: 2 3.4.3177   Adapted from Cooking for Two Cookbook

Slow-Cooker Braised Steaks with Root Vegetables

Spring is here and with a lot of yard work on today’s to-do list, I decided on this Slow-Cooker Braised Steaks with Root Vegetable recipe for supper to save some time during the day. This recipe is a delicious combination of sauce and vegetables and because it is done in the slow cooker the chuck steak is supper tender. The next time you need to free up some time by using your slow cooker give this Slow-Cooker Braised steak with Root Vegetable recipe a try.   Slow-Cooker Braised Steaks with Root Vegetables Recipe Type: Slow cooker Author: Larry Prep time: …

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Slow Cooker Salisbury Steak

I needed to free up some time in the afternoon so I decided to put this Slow Cooker Salisbury Steak on tonight’s supper menu. I think there is some room for improvement but I decided to prepare it as written to see how it was. I thought it was a little on the salty side but I guess it depends on your taste – my wife loved it. The next time you are looking for a good slow cooker recipe give this Slow Cooker Salisbury Steak recipe a try. Slow Cooker Salisbury Steak Recipe Type: Slow Cooker Cuisine: Italian Author: …

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Slow-Cooker Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Chili

If you are looking for a simple and delicious one-dish meal this Slow-Cooker Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Chili recipe is it. It takes almost no time to put together and frees up 8 hours of your time while it cooks. This Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Chili would also make a great game day recipe to serve your, guest. It’s not only a great tasting chili but makes for a delicious dip. Slow-Cooker Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Chili Recipe Type: Slow – Cooker Cuisine: Mexican Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 8 hours Total time: 8 hours 10 mins Serves: 4 3.4.3177 …

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Slow Cooker Pork and Beans with Kielbasa

This Slow Cooker Pork and Beans with Kielbasa recipe makes a hearty and delicious super. There is a lot of cooking time involved. If there are things you need to get done during the day this recipe is a perfect fit. To finish it off all you need to do is mix in the parsley. Be sure to keep in mind the beans need to be soaked overnight. Slow Cooker Pork and Beans with Kielbasa Recipe Type: Slow Cooker Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 11 hours Total time: 11 hours 15 mins Serves: 4 3.4.3177 Inspired by …

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Slow Cooker Rabbit Stew

This Slow Cooker Rabbit Stew recipe is great for wild or domestic rabbit meat. This rabbit stew is cooked in a slow cooker so the meat is guaranteed to turn out tender. I boned out the rabbit and cut the meat into cubes, but you can you use whole rabbit pieces if you would like to shorten the prep time, but it was nice not having to deal with the bones after it was cooked. If you have wild or domestic rabbit meat on hand give this one a try; it’s delicious. I served the rabbit stew with homemade buttermilk …

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