How to make Apple Cinnamon Risotto

Sweet, warm and comforting! This risotto is a perfect breakfast and will perk you right up if the weather is gloomy outside. The use of a slow cooker in this recipe makes this risotto easy to ignore while it cooks. ————————————————————————- Recipe: 4 cups diced Granny Smith apples 4 Tbs butter 1½ tsp cinnamon ¼ […]

Slow Cooker Ham, Potato and Carrots

Slow Cooker Ham, Potatoes, Carrots and Onions Here we have a healthy meal combining slow cooker ham, potato, carrots and onions. Simple to make, as are a lot of slow cooked meals. Set your slow cooker on low and this hearty meal is ready in just 2 to 3 hours. Ingredients: 2lb sliced potato 2lb […]

Share Your Slow Cooker Recipes?

My husband always wanted to try some food from a slow cooker. So I recently bought a small one to make meals just for the two of us. It didn’t have any recipes with it, so could you share your best slow cooker recipes with me?  

Slow Cooker Pot Roast – with Gravy

Pot roast, what is it? Well it’s certainly cooked in a pot, but it’s not a roast. Pot roast is actually a braised beef dish. It’s called pot roast simply because we used a roast size piece of beef. It’s slow cooked by braising and that allows you to use a less expensive piece of […]

Slow Cooker Chicken Cacciatore – Hunter food

Chicken Cacciatore by Chef John In Italian, “Cacciatore” means ” hunter”, and in cuisine a meal that has been cooked “hunter style” is known as “ala cacciatore”. The classic ingredients for a cacciatore dish are tomatoes, onion, mushrooms, bell pepper, and herbs. Sometimes wine is added and it can be either red or white. The […]