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The 150 Best Slow Cooker Recipesby Judith Finlayson
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The slow cooker sales phenomenon of recent years shows no signs of decreasing. Slow cookers are in vogue due to the fact that this appliance is practical for working parents, busy families and individuals. A valuable time saver, slow cookers can help ease the stress associated with meal planning and preparation. Many recipes can be prepared in advance, some even the night before. Imagine the pleasure of coming home after a long day, only to find a delicious and satisfying meal awaiting you. Even entertaining becomes much easier since much of the work can been done prior to your guests arrival. The 150 Best Slow Cooker Recipes provides thoroughly tested recipes for everything from appetizers to desserts. A wide range of ingredients and innovative cooking techniques have resulted in bolder flavors and more adventurous recipes. This is a cookbook that offers appeal to a broad range of consumers. Younger, more adventurous consumers discovering slow cookers for the first time will be delighted with the inspired recipes and interesting ingredients. Cuban Picadillo with Pimento-Stuffed Olives or Potato and Cauliflower Dal with Spicy Shallot Topping are sure to appeal. The traditional slow cooker audience has not been forgotten with the extensive coverage of classic recipes such as French Onion Soup and Beef Bourguignon. Over 50 color photographs combined with color graphics, will make this one of the most appealing slow cooker books in the marketplace today. At the next family meal, imagine preparing Shepherd's Pie with Creamy Corn Filling or Home Style Chicken with Gingersnap Gravy. Finish off with Pineapple Upside Down Cake for a meal that is memorable and delicious. Hot Italian MeatballSandwiches are a sure fire hit for a weekend lunch after a morning spent catching up on errands and driving the kids to various activities. Dinner party guests will be delighted with a starter like Pumpkin Soup with Shrimp and Lime or Sumptuous Spinach and Artichoke Dip. Tuscan Chicken with Sage or Osso Bucco with Lemon Gremolata is a main course that is sure to please. Thai Style Coconut Flan, Crunchy Almond Creme Caramel or Pears Baked in Red Wine are wonderful after-dinner treats. Delectable appetizers, delicious main courses and irresistible desert recipes offer the cook a legion of flavors running from mainstream to innovative. The creative recipe style, combined with the extensive color photography and graphics, will surely make this the best-selling slow cooker book in the market today.
Slow Cookers are the ideal appliance for today's lifestyle because they make meal preparation so manageable. An indispensable assistant, a slow cooker will help you prepare delicious food that requires a minimum of attention, while ensuring a maximum of success. But the recipes are key. In The 150 Best Slow Cooker Recipes, you'll find superb recipes that will exceed your expectations for not only preparing everyday meals, but also for entertaining — from casual Friday nights to even the most challenging special occasions,
Everyone wants food that is easy and flavorful, whether it's an old favorite that evokes fond memories such as Classic Boeuf Bourguignon, Shepherd's Pie with Creamy Corn Filling or Pineapple Upside-Down Spice Cake. New taste sensations that reflect today's globalized world can be found in Pumpkin Soup with Shrimp and Lime, Stuffed Pot Roast in Cumin-Flavored Gravy or Thai-Style Coconut Flan. Old standards or new classics, The 150 Best Slow Cooker Recipes has an abundance of appetizing and dependable recipes.
150 Recipes — 50+ Color PhotographsDependable Tips and TechniquesAppetizers to DessertsMake Ahead Ideas
A cookbook that compiles 150 of the best recipes available for slow cookers — tested recipes that make the most of this time saving special appliance, both as a convenience for everyday and for entertaining.
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