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Slow cooker Content

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The slow cooker gets used a lot in my house. I’ll throw something in before I leave for work and we have a meal waiting for us when we get home. Londa Nwadike is a food safety specialist for...
The slow cooker does all the work on this sweet and spicy gluten-free chicken dish!
Number of Servings: 6 Prep: 25 min Slow Cook: 5 hr to 6 hr (low) or 2 1/2 to 3 hours (high) 1 medium sweet onion, cut into thin wedges 3 pounds chicken drumsticks and/or thighs, skin...
Chicken, rice, and seafood make this main dish recipe a filling dinner. More good news? It's low in calories and fat.
Number of Servings: 6 Prep: 20 min Cook: 5 hr to 6 hr on low-heat setting or 2-1/2 to 3 hours on high-heat setting Stand: 10 min to 15 min 1 cup sliced celery 1 large onion, chopped 1...
Number of Servings: 10 Prep: 15 min Cook: 8 hr on LOW 8 whole cloves 1 medium yellow onion, halved 1 lean center-cut corned beef brisket (about 2 pounds) 3 large carrots, peeled and...
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I love fall, and I love my slow cooker, and I love tater tot casserole. I have made TTC, as we call it at my house, with ground beef several times, but this was the first time I used chicken, and...
Free yourself from the stove, and let the slow cooker do the work for you! These tasty meals will get rave reviews from your family, with almost no effort on your part!
Turn everyone's favorite side dish -- twice-baked potatoes -- into an easy main dish.
Number of Servings: 10 | Prep: 20 min Slow Cook: 8 hr to 10 hr (low) or 4 to 5 hours (high), plus 30 minutes (high) Nonstick cooking spray 3 pounds small Yukon gold potatoes 3 tablespoons...
Add some pizzazz to ordinary brats by slow-cooking them with onions and other tasty toppers!
Serves: 12 Prep: 15 min | Cook: 10 min | Slow Cook: 4 hr 12 smoked sausages with cheese (such as Hillshire Farms cheddar wurst) 3 tablespoons butter, melted 1 tablespoon brown sugar 1...
Scalloped potatoes have never been easier, and with the addition of some ham, this dish is hearty enough for the main course!
Number of servings: 6 Prep: 15 | Cook: 4 hours 3 medium potatoes, peeled and sliced 1 onion, chopped 1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese 1 cup chopped cooked ham 1 10 3/4-ounce can reduced-fat...
This warm dip is perfect for tailgating, potlucks, and parties!
Number of Servings: 16 | Serving Size: 1/4 cup Yield: 8 cups | Prep: 20 min Cook: 3 hours on low, or high 1-1/2 hours 8 ounces bulk Italian sausage 1 small onion, finely chopped 2 15-ounce...