It doesn't take much of anything—time, money, or stress.And it doesn't leave your taste buds in the lurch.No wonder it's catching on.*A whole new take on $3 Meals—250+ cost-busting, slow-cooking, simple, healthyrecipes for great meals and moreFood prices have done some impressive skyrocketing of late—and predictions are they will continue to do so for some time to come. While the fortunate few can breeze through the checkout lane without fretting over their bank balime to come. While the fortunate few can breeze through the checkout lane without fretting over their bank balances, for the rest of us, sticker shock sets in when least expected—and frequently at that. But how to feed ourselves and our hungry families economically and healthfully at that?Following up on her $3 Meals: Feed Your Family Delicious, Healthy Meals for Less than the Cost of a Gallon of Milk (Lyons, April 2009), Ellen Brown here dishes up the answer in delicious terms with more simple, easy-to-follow, family-pleasing recipes. $3 Meals Slow-Cooked Minutes presents 250-plus recipes suited specifically for those who savor the thought of tending to other business, like going to work (or looking for work), while supper simmers in the slow cooker. Main courses are priced so that the cost of a WHOLE meal—including side dishes and a dessert—costs less than $3 per person. The book also includes a treasure trove of valuable tips on how to save money while shopping.… read more
A baking pan gives you the opportunity to bake anything from luscious lasagna to a lively lemon torte. Our shopping guide is here to help you find the best baking pan for your cooking enjoyment.
An indoor grill makes grilling your favorite foods easy and convenient. Our shopping guide is here to help you find the best indoor grill.
A good microwave is a kitchen essential that provides fast cooking times, convenience, and variety. Read on to discover the best choices for microwaves.
An oven is likely the most-used appliance in your kitchen. From boiling water to broiling steaks, an range oven is indispensable. Our shopping guide is here to help you find the best oven for your baking needs.
A turkey fryer gives you moist, succulent meat with a crispy skin easier and quicker than the traditional oven-cooking method. Our shopping guide is here to help you find the best turkey fryer.
A serving bowl is a smart purchase that makes serving, eating, and entertaining others a little more fun. Our shopping guide is here to help you find the best serving bowls.
This classic set-and-forget small kitchen appliance is always in style, thanks to its convenience and ease of use. There are several key factors to consider when buying a slow cooker. First, its capacity. How many servings do you want it to cook? Second, settings. Do you need a basic high/low option, or do you want to use your slow cooker for a range of cooking methods? Third is shape. Oval works best for larger cuts of meat, while round is ideal for liquid or small, uniform ingredients. You should also consider the type of lid, inside material, and handle design. Here are our top three recommendations.
Black Friday is the perfect opportunity to score big savings on new items for your kitchen. We've put together a list of all the must-have kitchen appliances you can snag on sale, like an air fryer, slow cooker, and Vitamix blender, that'll make life in the kitchen so much easier.
A roaster oven offers the functionality of a conventional oven and the convenience of a small appliance. Our shopping guide is here to help you find the best roaster.
Welcome to BigWorld. Cast-Iron Cooking For Dummies is for those cooks who may want to inject a little adventure and variety into t...heir cooking. If you've never even thought of using cast-iron cookware, or you have a few cast-iron pots lying around, you'll discover all you need to know about making great food using cast iron. Cast iron has much to offer modern-day cooks; it's easy to use, easy to care for, economical, versatile, and durable, and let's face it, it has a nostalgic appeal that no other cookware has. But more compelling than all those reasons is that it's a great cookware that makes great food. In fact, most cast-iron cooks will tell you that food cooked in cast iron tastes better than food cooked in anything else! So, whether you're a cooking novice or an experienced chef, you can find plenty of enjoyment from cooking with cast iron - and Cast-Iron Cooking For Dummies can show you the way.Tons of delicious recipes, from main and side dishes to desserts and international dishes.Top Ten lists on ways to make your cast-iron cookware last longer, the best dishes suited for cast iron, and tips for achieving success in cast-iron cooking.About The Author - Tracy Barr is an accomplished author. She has written books on Latin, Evolution, Adoption, Leonardo DaVinci, Yorkshire Terriers and more. She lives somewhere..Edited By - Tracy Barr.Binding - Paper.Pages - 360.Publisher - John Wiley And Sons.Year - 2003.ISBN - 9780764537141. Good quality, to bring you more intimate service. read more
America is experiencing a chocolate renaissance, and the epicenter is in the San Francisco Bay Area, where Ghirardelli has long be...en the standard-bearer for great chocolate. Domingo Ghirardelli first began making chocolate drinks for miners during the Gold Rush. In the more than 150 years since, the chocolatiers who have carried on the company's grand tradition have made Ghirardelli the leading premium manufacturer in the country. Growing consumer demand for higher-quality cacao and specialized chocolate products prompted the experts at Ghirardelli to revise this collection of classic cookies, bars, cakes, and drinks. The recipes range from simple sweets to show-stopping desserts, while a special section on hosting a chocolate party comes just in time for holiday baking and entertaining. A stylish revision of the classic cookbook from America's longest continually operating chocolate manufacturer. Includes more than 80 recipes, a primer on chocolate varieties and uses, and more than 25 full-color photographs. This perfect gift for chocolate lovers includes a new holiday recipe section with a guide to creating edible gifts like cocoa mixes and decadent fudge sauce. Previous edition sold more than 65,000 copies.ReviewsTrue chocoholics . . . will want to dip into The Ghirardelli Chocolate Cookbook, oozing with recipes for homemade hot fudge sauce, lava cake, chocolate waffles and the like.Parade read more
Derrydale Cookbook of Fish and Game by L. P. De Gouy. New York: The Derrydale Press, 1937. Two-volume set (Vols. I & II). Limited ...Edition #1192/1250. 638 pages. Hardcover. Rare collectible pair. read more
Blessed by the abundance of sun, sea, and fertile agricultural land; vibrant Asian, Latin American, Middle Eastern, and European c...ommunities; and an abundance of talent in up-and-coming mavericks, celebrity chefs, and bold restaurateurs redefining hospitality, Los Angeles is having an unprecedented food moment. Food writer Alison Clare Steingold has collected and curated 100 recipes from the most talked-about kitchens in town, many shared for the very first time. From local favorites to celebrity hotspots, Los Angeles dining culture combines respect for ingredients, relaxed yet confident technique, and a flair for showmanship that can only come from next-door to Hollywood. From cocktails and pantry staples through homemade pizza dough and desserts, The L.A. Cookbook presents the drinks and dishes Angelenos love most, brilliantly adapted for the home.Hardcover read more
This tantalizing book celebrates the art of cooking slowly with time-honored methods that yield tender, delicious meals with littl...e hands-on cooking time. More than 80 recipes cover everything from slow-simmered soups and stews to hearty braised meats and a lemon cheesecake that cures to a creamy custard in a warm oven overnight. A chapter devoted to the sous vide technique will tempt the technophiles, while the slow-grilling section is a revelation for those who man the grill every weekend. Brought to life with 36 enticing photographs by award-winning photographer Alan Benson, this valuable package sells the dream of cooking and living well and is a must-have for dedicated home cooks. read more
'There is a time and a place for all types of cooking, but it was the process of slow cooking that really got my creative juices f...lowing and reinvigorated my passion for food. Since the day I started to cook, it wasn't just the end result that I loved, it was the process. The chopping, stirring, simmering and tasting along the way, makes the experience...I believe that cooking food slowly is the ideal method for transforming basic ingredients into something very special.' - Dean EdwardsCook Slow features 90 delicious slow cooker recipes, all with conventional oven options, which will make you fall back in love with food again. Dean's fresh approach allows you to fit the enjoyment of planning, preparing and creating a meal into a busy life. Enjoy family favourites such as Three cheese mac with chorizo crumb, Sticky cherry cola baby-back ribs and Slow cooker vegetable lasagne or try something new with Breakfast shakshuka, Pork belly bahn mi or Smoky ox cheek chilli nachos. read more
Preparing a home-cooked meal in your slow cooker is delicious, nutritious, economical and easy. Put it on before you leave in the ...morning and it’s cooked when you return. Loaded with easy meals anyone can fix, this cookbook includes Cajun meals such as jambalayas & pastalayas, sauce piquantes, étouffées, plus a large variety of soups, stews, and gumbos. It has poultry and meat dishes such as brisket, roasts, ribs and Cajun Pepper Steak. It has classics like chili and meat loaf. Also includes 17 desserts such as cobblers, puddings, fudge, chocolate peanut clusters and chocolate cake. 127 recipes. read more
From the celebrated coauthor of The Marriage Miracle comes a new kind of cookbook and a new attitude toward planning meals. With a...n eye toward the whole menu, not just part of it, columnist Cheryl Moeller teaches cooks to use two crockpots to easily create healthy, homemade dinners . Don't worry about your dinner being reduced to a mushy stew. Each of the more than 200 recipes has been taste-tested at Cheryl's table. Join the Moeller family as you dig into:Harvest-time Halibut ChowderSalmon and Gingered CarrotsMediterranean Rice PilafIndian Chicken CurryApricot-Pistachio BreadShrimp CreoleRhubarb Crisp… and many more! Perfect for the frazzled mom who never has enough time in the day, Creative Slow-Cooker Meals gives readers more time around the table with delicious, healthy, frugal, and easy meals! read more
Slow cookers can today be found in most households—even if they’re just languishing in cupboards. But there are many reasons to pu...ll out that neglected slow cooker, including better tasting, healthier food; and time, energy, and money savings. Featuring 350 full-color photographs, Knack Slow Cooking presents 350 easy, delicious recipes and variations you can prepare in advance, from contemporary flavors to ethnic recipes to hearty classics. With a clear, simple, step-by-step layout that makes learning easy, and with plenty of safety information, this book will help you become a slow cooker pro and feed your family hearty, healthy, comforting food for less. read more
When someone says "slow cooker," do you think of pot roast or chili? Now you can think Slow Cooked Salmon, Caramelized Onion Soup,... falling-off-the-bone Lamb You Can Eat with a Spoon, and Flourless Pear Anise Soufflé. If these dishes whet your appetite, it's time to take that slow cooker out of the closet, plug it in, and get ready for Slow Cooker Cooking.Lora Brody knows her appliances. She inspired a whole new generation of bread bakers with her best-selling bread machine books. Here she pushes the slow cooker to places no one ever expected it to go, inventing fruit bases for soufflés and ice creams, reducing milk and sugar to make Dulce de Leche, and infusing oils with herbs. In addition to creating innovative takes on one-pot meals such as classic New England Boiled Dinner, Venison Stew with Mushrooms, and Osso Buco with Gremolata, here you will find recipes for ingredients that are the basis for other dishes, such as Duxelles, Braised Chestnuts, and vegetable and chicken stocks. Vegetarians will enjoy recipes such as Ragoût of Leeks, Fennel, and Celery and Virtuous Lentil Soup, and dessert lovers will rejoice when they see recipes for Hazelnut Chocolate Fondue and Coconut Rice Pudding.Creative cooking in the slow cooker doesn't mean giving up any of the convenience associated with this popular appliance. You still add the ingredients to the pot and go about your day (or evening), letting the slow cooker do all the work.Thanks to the pot's sealed insert and consistently even heat, food cooks under ideal conditions to make it tender and bring out maximum flavor. Come home to a kitchen perfumed with an aroma that promises good things to eat and find a perfectly cooked dish to enjoy. read more
Beloved for her fresh, modern canning recipes, Liana Krissoff is back with modern slow cooker recipes that are sophisticated, full... of flavor and spice, and thoughtfully designed for those who wish to use their slow cookers on weekdays, when they can leave the Crock-Pot on all day. In Slow Cook Modern, Krissoff shares more than 150 recipes, including quick, fresh side dishes created for the adventurous home cook. All the slow cooker recipes are true 8-hour dishes, so you can actually prepare each dish in the morning and finish it quickly when you get home. The goal is to help people make complete meals with ease: Tarragon and Crème Fraîche Chicken with Cranberry-Orange Wild Rice, Curried Pork Loin with Roasted Squash and Scotch Bonnet Sauce, and more. Filled with recipes using real, fresh ingredients, Slow Cook Modern allows busy people with eclectic tastes to come home to a nourishing meal every night of the week. read more
As the popularity of slow cooker cooking has grown, the number of cookbooks on the topic has grown, as well. However, the problem ...with so many slow cooker cookbooks is that while the convenience and easy-of-use of slow cookers is over-emphasized, the recipes often fall short on taste and excitement. Idiot's Guides: Slow Cooker Cooking is a cookbook that emphasizes the ease-of-use of the slow cooker while focusing on fresh ingredients for the most flavorful, fantastic recipes possible. Readers will benefit from over 120 fantastic, easy-to-fix recipes that are all beautifully photographed, and include everything from breakfasts and breads to main course and desserts. The recipes are easy enough that anyone can make them, and universal enough to appeal to almost any palate. read more
Feast your eyes on the largest collection of Italian slow cooking recipes. With beautiful full-color photographs throughout and mo...re than 150 recipes to choose from, this book gives you the means to fill your kitchen with scrumptious smells and your stomach with satisfaction. read more
The wildly popular Paleo diet is based on eating like our stone-age ancestors ate-with a diet rich in good fats, lean meats, an ab...undance of fruits and vegetables, and no trans fats, processed foods, or sugars. However, one of the problems with following the Paleo diet is that it can be work-intensive and require a lot of prep work and kitchen time.Idiot's Guides: Paleo Slow Cooking showcases mouth-watering photography and brings together the trusty, time-saving slow cooker and over 85 fantastic recipes to make eating Paleo less work, and more delicious. From hearty breakfasts to filling stews and soups; from satisfying main courses to delectable (and healthy) desserts; readers will learn how to eat Paleo the right way without spending all of their spare time in the kitchen. Readers will savor over 85 Paleo-friendly delectable dishes, all with simple instructions, all Paleo-friendly, and all full of fantastic flavor. read more
- Would you like to get the most out of your slow cooker?- Do you want to create healthy home-cooked meals with the minimum of eff...ort?- Do you want to save money and time without compromising on taste?Perfect Slow Cooking is an indispensable guide to this healthy and economical way of preparing meals. Covering everything from how to choose the right appliance to advice on the most affordable cuts of meat, it walks you through every aspect of the slow-cooking method and offers tried-and-tested tips that will help ensure all your meals taste fantastic. With a selection of mouth-watering recipes for soups, curries, roasts and desserts, alternative options for those occasions when you don't have all the ingredients, and useful advice on finding the time to cook during a busy day, Perfect Slow Cooking has all you need to prepare delicious, healthy home-cooked meals on a budget.The Perfect series is a range of practical guides that give clear and straightforward advice on everything from getting your first job to choosing your baby's name. Written by experienced authors offering tried-and-tested tips, each book contains all you need to get it right first time. read more
The practical cook book shares delicious classic and speciality meals for everyday family life, with a wide range of dishes to cho...ose from. read more
The only cookbook you need for festive and simple slow cooker recipes that are just perfect for the holidays.The only full-color s...low cooking cookbook for Christmas that celebrates traditional holiday recipes with creative twists and healthful variations, all while requiring minimal time in the kitchen. Choose from over 250 recipes, each featured with a full-page photograph of the finished dish to give you a colorful glimpse of the holiday meals that will feast the family, warm the soul and satisfy every appetite.Between shopping, decorating, wrapping presents and entertaining, who has time to slave over the oven? This Christmas season you can dazzle your loved ones with a feast full of mouthwatering holiday dishes prepared with the slow cooker. Included are over 250 recipes from soups and stews to side dishes, desserts and even beverages. You’ll have every base covered to impress without the stress. Unlike most slow cooker cookbooks, Christmas Slow Cooking features an attractive full-page color photograph of the prepared dish with nearly every recipe. These irresitable illustrations paired with easy-to-follow instructions, slow cooker tips, conversion charts and helpful sidebar notes throughout, guarantee the courses can be prepared with confidence. Readers can count on following carefully crafted recipes that you won’t see in just any slow cooker book- they look, smell and taste like Christmas. Wake up Christmas morning to overnight eggnog cranberry steel-cut oatmeal; indulge in a citrus-cinnamon spiced ham for dinner and proudly pass apricot glazed chicken wings at your company potluck. Combining tradition with innovation, the book even covers vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, low-acid and other dietary specific recipes so you can please everyone. Let the slow cooker do the work so you can spend more time with your loved ones and less time in the kitchen this holiday season! read more
Featuring 350 full-color photographs, Knack Slow Cooking presents 350 easy, delicious recipes and variations you can prepare in ad...vance, from contemporary flavors to ethnic recipes to hearty classics. read more
Slow Cooking Cookbook is brimming with all the latest & greatest tips and tricks for making the tastiest meals with your slow cook...er. You'll find mouthwatering recipes like easy cheesy potatoes, Grandma's chili and smothered steak...delicious! read more
Home-cooked mealsThe 1500 best recipesfrom A to ZSummer kitchen,Summer party,Cookbook recipes,Tomato sauce recipes, cream cake rec...ipes, chocolate cake recipes, chocolate cake recipes, chocolate cake recipes, chocolate cake recipes, chocolate cake recipes, chocolate cake recipes, chocolate cake recipes, cream cake recipes, On the stalk, dips and sauces read more
Slow Cooking Cookbook is brimming with all the latest & greatest tips and tricks for making the tastiest meals with your slow cook...er. You'll find mouthwatering recipes like easy cheesy potatoes, Grandma's chili and smothered steak...delicious! read more
The slow carb program encourages the eating of protein and vegetables and the avoidance of sugary foods like fruit, sugar and star...chy carbohydrates. This can be a diet which is difficult because traditionally it is not what we are used to. This book hopes to make things easy providing a selection of delicious meals which will give your diet great variety and will make you look forward to every meal and still lose weight!The recipes in this book are very simple but include UK measurements and ingredients that are easily available in the UK. This means that those in the UK who have been looking for a cook book containing food that is easy to cook, will not be disappointed! read more
Make Great-Tasting One-Pot Meals With Your Slow Cooker And With Just 5 Ingredients!Are You Too Busy To Cook? Tired Of Eating Unhea...lthy Takeouts? Or Does The Thought Of Going Home To Cook With A Long List Of Ingredient After A Busy Day Out Bother You?Well...it’s time to sit back and let your slow cooker work its magic! With your slow cooker, you do not need a frying pan, oven or even complicated recipes. You can save time, energy and money using just five ingredients to cook yummy and nourishing meals that your friends and family will love.You can go home and be guaranteed of a one-pot ready- to- eat warm and tasty meal. The only thing required of you is to put in all the ingredients in the morning, set your slow cooker, leave to work and arrive home to enjoy nourishing meals. Additionally, if you plan to leave home early in the morning, you can go to sleep knowing your slow-cooker is getting that filling breakfast meal ready for you. The good news is that slow cooked recipes taste amazing regardless of what you are cooking and they do not require your 100% attention all the time. It saves you a whole lot of your time and you can be doing several other tasks while your meal is being prepared.In this book are 105 recipes that include: breakfasts, chicken and turkey recipes, beef recipes, pork recipes, fish and seafoods, soups, vegetables, sides, desserts and more. All the recipes use five ingredients or less to cook. Kindly note that salt, pepper, water and cooking spray are not counted as ingredients.Inside find:• Helpful tips on slow cookers, slow cooking and lots more.• Easy to prepare breakfast recipes like the Healthy Apple Oatmeal.• Wholesome beef recipes like the Curry Stew Beef• Mouth-watering chicken like the Aromatic Citrus Chicken• Succulent turkey recipes like Turkey’s Shepherd Pie• Delicious pork dishes like the Slow Cooker Chutney Ham• Healthy fish recipes like the Crockpot Garlic Butter Tilapia• Delectable vegetarian meals like Bean In Mango Salsa• Scrumptious desserts like the Chocolate Chip Brownie CakeSo get started with these recipes, they are simply too good to be put off! Bon appétit! read more
Do you find yourself searching for new recipes for slow cooker meals? Is your family getting the same crock pot meals week after w...eek? Do you wish that you had a collection of the best crock pot recipes at your fingertips? Well, you've hit the jackpot! This lovely recipe guide has some of the best slow cooker meals you can imagine. And these are recipes that your family will love! Whether you want a traditional meat and potatoes dinner to serve on a chilly winter evening, or a contemporary twist on a favorite dinner like pizza, this book has it all. It has been estimated that 8 out of 10 homes have a slow cooker. Are you one of the ones who uses it readily, or have you not tried crock pot cooking yet? Whichever the case may be, this crock pot cookbook and the recipes inside will make you a believer in the fact that it is one of the easiest forms of cooking around. Surprise your family tonight with one of the scrumptious crock pot dinners in the cookbook like, Sweet and Sour Pork Ribs or Creamy Italian Chicken. You will get "two thumbs up" from even the pickiest eaters! read more
This handy kitchen companion offers a hassle-free approach to home cooking. Slow Cooking includes 140 mouth-watering recipes that ...can be prepared in advance and cooked while you're at work or just relaxing at home. More and more people are discovering the benefits these affordable cookers – they are economical, environmental and produce perfect results every time. Cookery writer and journalist, Katie Bishop, shows just how little effort is required to make great family recipes such as Rolled Shoulder of Lamb, Mini Chestnut, Mushroom and Red Wine Pies, Classic Bouillabaisse, Herby Italian Stuffed Peppers and Oat, Sunflower and Honey Bread. This book provides a fresh insight into this old-fashioned method of cooking, with straightforward dishes that will delight your friends and family. read more
The only gluten-free slow cooker cookbook available, from acclaimed author Ellen Brown, featuring 150 original recipes. Celiac dis...ease shouldn’t hold you back from the diversity of cooking! Whether you are strictly wheat-free, or just watching your diet, this book is the first of its kind, specializing in gluten-free slow cooking. Ellen Brown, the author of the highly acclaimed Complete Idiot’s Guide to Slow Cooker Cooking and Gluten Free Christmas Cookies, has created more than 150 new and original recipes for the first book to meet the needs of anyone suffering from gluten intolerance. read more