|My big Crock-Pot|
I have two slow cookers, both the name brand Crock-Pot. I have the large one photographed above and I have a small one, shown below, which I use during the holidays for mulling wine or for making larger batches of hot cocoa.
|My small Crock-Pot|
Crock-pots or slow cookers are most often used during the cooler months but that need not be the case. I use mine year round. It does not heat up the kitchen and there are many non-soup/stew recipes out there for the slow cooker. Here are some good recipe sources:
This gets you recipes straight from the source. I like this site because it narrows down the recipes by the size Crock-pot/slow cooker that you own. When it comes to Crock-Pot/Slow Cooker recipes, size matters.
This blog is devoted to nearly continuous crock potty goodness. I've made a couple of her recipes and they always work out well.
Another year long slow cooking blog.
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