This title features recipes which use the slow cooker to cook meals. Accompaniment ideas from the convenience food range are also included.
Everyone loves the comfort-food appeal and convenience of slow cooker fare. However, traditional slow cooker recipes are high in sodium, cholesterol, and saturated fat. This book lets anyone with heart disease, hypertension, or high cholesterol enjoy flavorful, healthy versions of slow cooker favorites. 500 Heart-Healthy Slow Cooker Recipes is filled with quick and easy recipes for hearty stews, savory casseroles, nutritious soups, and delicious desserts. It's healthy eating that you can love and that will love your heart! Recipes include: —Beef Stew with Dumplings —Shrimp Creole —Thai Chicken —Chicken Cacciatore —Italian Vegetable Soup —Strawberry Bread Pudding —And many more 500 Heart-Healthy Slow Cooker Recipes lets you eat heart healthy with variety and ease.
Discover the amazing versatility of the slow cooker! If you're a vegetarian who thought slow cookers were just for meat-eaters, Fresh from the Vegetarian Slow Cooker will introduce you to the wonders of slow cooking. And if you're already a slow cooker enthusiast, here's a whole new array of healthy, delicious recipes for a favorite appliance. Slow cookers can be used for a lot more than just tough, inexpensive cuts of meat. They're perfect for vegetarian and healthy cooking because slow cooking is a foolproof way to make beans, grains, numerous vegetables, and much, much more. ''Until now most slow cooker cookbooks have been heavily meat oriented, leaning mightily on processed, preservative-heavy ingredients. Fresh from the Vegetarian Slow Cooker changes that. What a good idea! Here, every ingredient is fresh and real, and there's not a single pot roast with dehydrated onion soup to be found! Hooray for this cookbook's ease, innovation, delicious-sounding variety, bright ingredients, and fine results. Not just vegetarians, but anyone who needs cooking ease but doesn't want to sacrifice full flavor or health, will rejoice in this inviting book.'' - Crescent Dragonwagon, James Beard Award-winning author of Passionate Vegetarian
The Southern Slow Cooker
Author: Kendra Bailey Morris
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
A collection of 60 soulful, comforting, and wonderfully convenient recipes for Southern favorites--from Black Eyed Peas with Stewed Tomatoes to Country-Style Pork Ribs to Molasses Gingerbread. Cooking delicious, soul-warming Southern food that the whole family will love has never been easier! Whether it’s a big pot of black-eyed peas, fall-apart tender pulled pork, or creamy apple butter, the greatest Southern dishes have one thing in common: they taste best when they’re cooked low and slow. With more than sixty recipes for down-home favorites, ranging from Chicken and Cornmeal Dumplings to Buffalo Stout Beer Chili to Brown Beans and Fatback, The Southern Slow Cooker is packed with real Southern flavor. Author Kendra Bailey Morris presents regional classics from all over the South: church potlucks, Cajun and Creole traditions in the bayou, even her West Virginia granny’s old recipe book. Morris carefully tested and adapted each recipe for the home kitchen, and the result is a treasure for busy home cooks everywhere. With hardly any active cooking time and featuring affordable ingredients, every dish is simple, convenient, and downright delicious. Start the slow cooker before work and come home to the mouthwatering aroma of Country-Style Pork Ribs. Or, prep the cooker on Sunday morning and have Breakfast Apples or a Sausage and Tater Tot Casserole ready by brunchtime. Since no Southern meal is complete without a sweet treat at the end, there are even slow cooker desserts, like Molasses Gingerbread, Lemon Blueberry Buckle, and Chocolate and Caramel Black Walnut Candies. All of these satisfying, flavor-packed, and wonderfully simple recipes allow you to make the food you love in the time you have available—and will have you and your family begging for seconds.
Time is short in the working day and it is difficult to find time at the end of it to produce a hot meal. With a slow cooker, you can be eating a nutritious and thrifty hot supper every evening, with minimal effort and preparation time. This must-have guide is an invaluable companion to your slow cooker, with delicious recipes for every occasion - from a mid-week family supper to a more elaborate dinner party; you can even take your cooker camping! Rustle up classic dishes such as Lamb Shanks with Redcurrant and Rosemary Sauce and Traditional Pot-roasted Gammon in Cider with Apples or impress your friends with Satay-style Pork with Coriander, Goan Fish Curry with Lentils or Sticky Toffee Pudding. The cookbook also contains guidance on choosing a slow cooker according to your needs; how to care for your cooker and how to adapt cooking times and recipes for different scenarios.
Slow Cook, Fast Food
Author: Sarah Flower
Publisher: Hachette UK
Nutritionist Sarah Flower offers advice for the busy family to literally take things slowly. Slow cooking is the easiest way to cook, plus it has the added advantage of being good for your health. And you don't have to slave over a hot stove when you've finished work for the day to create your supper. Literally fill your slow cooker with your chosen ingredients and walk away for the day. Nothing could be simpler. Slow Cook Fast Food also shows you how to save on washing up by creating one pot meals and desserts for all the family without breaking a sweat. - Use your slow cooker to make nutritious meals with very little effort - Prepare one pot dishes with ease - and less washing up! - Prepare mouth watering soups, main meals and desserts - Make the most of your ingredients with helpful store cupboard tips - Discover great tips and advice for saving time and money Contents: Introduction; 1. One Pot and Slow Cook Cooking, Equipment and Advice; 2. Weights, Temperature and Measures; 3. One Pot Soups; 4. One Pot Chicken; 5. One Pot Beef; 6. One Pot Pork; 7. One Pot Lamb 8. One Pot Fish; 9. One Pot Veggie Dishes; 10. One Pot Essentials; 11. One Pot Cakes and Desserts; 12. One Pot Conserves and Chutneys; 13. Contacts and Further Information; Index.
Whole Food Slow Cooked
Author: Olivia Andrews
Publisher: Fair Winds Press (MA)
An easy way to cook and eat that checks all the right boxes: healthy, wholesome, comforting, and convenient. Whole Food Slow Cooked is the solution to nourishing friends and family with ease and style. Each recipe offers cooking methods for both slow cooker and stovetop and is designed to fit in around a busy schedule. And, because slow cooking means you can make the most of cheaper cuts of meat by braising them to melting tenderness, it's economical, too. Just fire up the slow cooker in the morning and come home to a kitchen filled with the aroma of caramel pork belly, pea and ham soup, or the ultimate bolognese ready to toss into a pan of pasta. With curries, seafood, lazy weekend fare, and plenty of meat-free options, you'll never be short of ideas to keep everyone happy and well-fed. Healthy and convenient don't usually go together, but now you can really have the best of both worlds!
Slow Cooker Quick Fixes
Author: Editors of Southern Living Magazine
Publisher: Oxmoor House
This cookbook takes the convenience of using a slow cooker up a notch with tasty, family-favorite recipes that you can have ready to cook in 15 minutes or less. -Scott Jones Executive Editor, Southern Living magazine In Slow-Cooker Quick Fi xes you'll fi nd: Each recipe comes with a menu for quick weeknight dinners Grocery lists with each menu for speedy shopping A photo of every recipe to make meal planning a breeze Hundreds of hints, tips, and secrets from the Test Kitchen Specialists to keep kitchen time to a minimum
“Simply designed with a gorgeous layout, this book is a winner! I’m really impressed with the tools and tips offered throughout the book—it’s great for slow cooking newbies or veterans alike!” —Leanne Vogel, best-selling author of The Keto Diet “Martina’s newest book is fantastic! She shows that it’s really easy to prepare hearty meals in a slow cooker and one pot. The book is filled with helpful tips, and it features impressive—yet trouble-free—recipes accompanied by Martina’s professional, mouth-watering photos.” —Elviira Krebber, author of Low-Sugar, So Simple “This is a book that belongs in every low-carber's collection! If a friend or loved one follows a ketogenic, low-carb, or Paleo diet, get in good with them by giving this as a gift. If you're lucky, they'll thank you by treating you to one of the dishes! ” —Amy Berger, C.N.S, author of The Alzheimer's Antidote “Keto Slow Cooker & One-Pot Meals is a must-have for all low carb, keto, paleo, and primal enthusiasts who enjoy delicious, healthy food but don't want to spend hours in the kitchen.” —Franziska Spritzler, R.D., C.D.E., author of The Low Carb Dietitian's Guide to Health and Beauty Slow cooker and one pot meals are the ultimate convenience food. Just fix it and forget it and then enjoy a nourishing meal when everyone gets home. Unfortunately, most slow cooker and one-pot recipes depend on processed, high-carbohydrate ingredients like noodles, potatoes, and other high-glycemic ingredients which aren’t allowed on the ketogenic diet. Keto Slow Cooker & One-Pot Meals lets you enjoy your slow cooker while maintaining your ketogenic diet, too! Filled with 100 keto recipes for everything from satisfying soups to quick skillet meals and savory stews, you'll always be able to get a healthy ketogenic meal on the table with no fuss!
Hugh Acheson brings a chef's mind to the slow cooker, with 100 recipes showing readers how an appliance generally relegated to convenience cooking can open up many culinary doors. Hugh celebrates America's old countertop stalwart with fresh, convenient slow cooker recipes with a chef's twist, dishes like brisket with soy, orange, ginger, and star anise, or pork shoulder braised in milk with fennel and raisins. But where it gets really fun is when Hugh shows what a slow cooker can really do, things like poaching and holding eggs at the perfect temperature for your brunch party, or for making easy duck confit, or for the simplest stocks and richest overnight ramen broth. There's even a section of jams, preserves, and desserts, so your slow cooker can be your BFF in the kitchen morning, noon, and night.
Skinnytaste Fast and Slow
Author: Gina Homolka, Heather K. Jones
Publisher: Clarkson Potter
Shares over one hundred recipes for dishes that are easy to prep, whether for cooking in the oven, on the stovetop or in a slow cooker, including such options as Korean-style beef tacos, pizza-stuffed chicken roll-ups, and peach-strawberry crumble.
Slow-cooker meals may save you time and energy, but they can also help you pack on the pounds. Thanks to this clever collection of deliciously good-for-you recipes, you can please your palate without sacrificing nutrition--or your waistline! This cookbook serves up hundreds of mouth-watering recipes, including: Sun-dried tomato and pesto dip Greek-style orzo and spinach soup Red wine pot roast Ginger caramelized chicken Curried lentils Italian meatloaf Chocolate créme brûlée Stewed cinnamon apples Popular food blogger and cooking instructor Rachel Rappaport provides full nutritional analyses so you can choose recipes based on calories, fat content, fiber, and more. When you save time and produce healthy meals, you'll find you can have your pot roast--and eat it too!
The Indian Slow Cooker
Author: Anupy Singla
Publisher: Agate Publishing
This updated edition of Anupy Singla’s bestselling debut cookbook includes 15 additional Indian recipes developed specifically for the slow cooker. Since its original publication in 2010, The Indian Slow Cooker has become a touchstone primer for everyone seeking an accessible entry point to cooking authentic, healthy Indian fare at home. Taking full advantage of the ease and convenience of the slow cooker, these recipes are simpler than their traditional counterparts and healthier than restaurant favorites, as they don’t require extra oil and fat. Singla’s “Indian Spices 101” chapter introduces readers to the mainstay spices of an Indian kitchen, as well as how to store, prepare, and combine them in different ways. Among these 65 recipes are all the classics—specialties like dal, palak paneer, and aloo gobi—and dishes like butter chicken, keema, and much more. The result is a terrific introduction to healthful, flavorful Indian food made using the simplicity and convenience of the slow cooker.
Skinny Ms. Slow Cooker
Author: Tiffany McCauley, Gale Compton
The Skinny Ms. Slow Cooker cookbook is the perfect choice to get you and your family on the right track.
Make It Fast, Cook It Slow is the first cookbook from Stephanie O'Dea, the extremely popular slow cooking blogger: affordable, delicious, nutritious, and gluten-free recipes to delight the entire family. In December 2007, Stephanie O'Dea made a New Year's resolution: she'd use her slow cooker every single day for an entire year, and write about it on her very popular blog. The result: more than three million visitors, and more than 300 fabulous, easy-to-make, family-pleasing recipes, including: Breakfast Risotto Vietnamese Roast Chicken Tomatoes and Goat Cheese with Balsamic Cranberry Syrup Falafel Philly Cheesesteaks Crème Brulee --and much more. Make It Fast, Cook It Slow is the perfect cookbook for easy, quick prep, inexpensive ingredients, and meals that taste like you spent hours at the stove.