It’s that time of year when we turn to warming and comforting soups, stews and curries to
stave off the cold nights. What could be better than coming home to a house that is full of the
enticing smells of a dinner that you prepared earlier? No prep to do when you get in the
door, just stir up, serve and dinner is ready.
Let’s take a look at slow cookers, what they do, the best ones to buy and how to get the most out of yours.
What is a slow cooker?
If you are not familiar with the concept of a slow cooker, then the best explanation is that they are an electrical kitchen appliance that uses a low heat to cook your food for a long time, usually over 4 hours minimum. You can prepare the food in the morning before work and come home to a cooked dinner. Given the nature of the long slow cooking, it’s best for soups, stews and the like where there a lot of liquid so that your dish doesn’t dry out as it is cooking. It can also be used for less obvious...Please sign in to read the full article Login Now