Not Your Mother's Slow Cooker Family Favorites

Front Cover, 2010 - Cooking - 456 pages
Beth Hensperger knows what families want: kid-friendly fare that's wholesome, economical, and appealing to adults, too. And she knows what busy parents need: slow cooker recipes that do all that and come together quickly, with a minimum of muss and fuss. She's created this book as a lifeline for busy families who want delicious, homemade meals. Children and grownups alike will cheer for such tasty dishes as Maple Barbecue Chicken Wings, Cheese and Green Chile Fondue with Potato Dippers, Eggplant Parmesan, Char Siu Pork Fried Rice, Turkey Taco Salad, Barbecue Burgers, and Crock Macaroni and Tillamook Cheese. Dips, drinks, wings, ribs, roasts, risotto - if it can be made in a slow cooker, it's in here. For meals that are convenient, budget-friendly, and oh-so-good, let the slow cooker bring your family back to the table. These recipes are sure to be everyone's favorites!

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I had high hopes for this cookbook because several friends had raved about others in the series. And it does (mostly) read well. Many delicious sounding recipes and a really handy general advice ... Read full review

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Looking for a dependable slow cooker meal that even children or teens will love? Something quick and easy to put together in the morning before work? A book with clear, practical directions and ... Read full review


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