Slow-Cooker Chili-Orange Beef Means Coming Home to Dinner Served

I’m accustomed to stir-frying all of my Chinese food, including my absolute favorite, beef and broccoli. It wasn’t until I read The Asian Slow Cooker by Kelly Kwok that I learned about slow-cooking Asian dishes. This particular beef recipe receives its sweet-spicy flavor from Thai sweet chili sauce (easily found in most grocery stores). However, […]

The Dessert You Never Knew Your Crock-Pot Could Make

During Christmastime, Aunt Cammie always without fail busts out tins upon tins of her famous crockpot candies (chocolate clusters stuffed with nuts). They’re served at every family gathering, and we end up taking home at least a dozen. My aunt has tinkered with the recipe through the years and has always envisioned making it with […]

17 Chocolate Recipes You Don’t Know Your Slow Cooker Can Make

“Chocolate” and “slow cooker” might not be two things you’d normally include in the same sentence, but these recipes will convince you otherwise. You’ll be delighted to find out that your slow cooker can make perfectly chewy brownies, crunchy chocolate candy, and decadent hot chocolate. Chocolate-lovers, sit back and relax while your slow cooker does […]

Slow Cook Your Way to Greatness With This French Onion Pot Pie Stew

There’s a new breed of food hybrids cropping up in cookbooks and recipe sites: casseroles-turned-soups like Chrissy Teigen’s chicken pot pie soup and soups-transformed-to-casseroles, like Delish.com’s chicken noodle soup casserole. During this cold, wet Fall season, I’ve had french onion soup on my mind and wanted to see if I could pot-pie-ify it. Presenting this […]