Tag Archives: Slow Cooker

Red Curry Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

I came across this recipe, from sweetpeasandsaffron, I think on Facebook, and knew I was gonna make it. First, slow cooker recipe, hellooo! Second, wicked simple to toss together! Third, butternut squash instead of potatoes, but that is totally cool … Continue reading

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Better For You Sweet & Sour Chicken

The nice folk at Kraft send me recipes just about every day, obviously featuring their fine products; and the day they sent me this sweet and sour chicken recipe, featuring their Catalina French Dressing, I knew I had to try … Continue reading

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Lasagna Soup

Well… technically, this is Pasta Soup – since I was fresh out of lasagna noodles. I did have high fiber elbow pasta, though, and that worked a treat. Since I was going with the high fiber pasta, I figured I’d … Continue reading

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Black Bean BBQ Chili

Rich, flavorful, loaded with veggies and black beans, this chili would more than likely be very tasty without adding any meat, but then… imagine a kinda cunning (if I do say so myself), but wicked simple, blend of ground beef, … Continue reading

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Tomato Soup With Tortellini

Yeh. I know. It is, like, a zillion degrees out, and muggy (at least around about these parts) and, here I am talkin’ about soup! The thing is… this home made, and very good, soup comes together in next to … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Skirt Steak With Onions

It is no real secret that I love me a bargain; so, when I came across a package of skirt steak with a $4 off (!) manager’s special sticker slapped on the front, I was bringing that puppy home. Of … Continue reading

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The Doris Project (TDP) Week 42: Pork & Cider Stew

Pork, sweet potatoes, carrots, onion, sliced green apple, and apple cider; sounds like the perfect fall stew, no? Add in the fact that it can be made in your slow cooker, and it begins to sound even better, yes? But … Continue reading

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The Doris Project (TDP) Week 34: Zippy Pork Chops

This week’s dive into mom’s big bag o’ recipes is one for the slow cooker, which is why, in the pic to the left, you may not actually notice a pork chop, even tho’ it says ‘pork chops’ right in … Continue reading

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Strawberry Jam With Riesling and Rosemary

So, yeh, strawberry jam in your slow cooker; flavored with a bit of sweet German wine and rosemary. Not too, too bad. And definitely worth the time to make, just don’t expect a lot of jam from your two pounds … Continue reading

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Parfait! Best! ‘Sup!

Thick. Richly flavored. Nicely spiced. And, no flaming hot balls o’ tomato goo to deal with. I like that in a ketchup! I’ve adjusted quantities and cooking methods simplify things, too. The slow cooker makes things easy, and this blend … Continue reading

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