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Crockery Cooking Tips


The slow cooker is usually thought of as a way to make a fast meal by combining several ingredients, turning it on, and leaving it unattended for the whole day. This can result in an overcooked meal which, depending on the ingredients, might turn out good, but then again it might be barely edible. No wonder so many people keep theirs on a closet shelf or gathering cobwebs in the basement!

Tips for recipe success

* Buy roasts and other large cuts of meat that will fit in your crock pot, or plan to trim them to fit.
* Remove skin from poultry and trim excess fat from other meats before cooking.
* Fresh root vegetables, such as potatoes, carrots, and onions, should be placed in the bottom of the pot, under the meat, for faster cooking. They tend to cook more slowly than meat.
* When thickening sauces near the end of cooking time, turn the heat setting to high to speed the process. Taste the liquid first, though; if it lacks flavor, it may be best to reduce by simmering several minutes uncovered.

* Do taste and season. Since slow cookers sometimes dilute flavors over a long period, be creative with your seasonings. Seasoned salt, garlic powder, seasoned pepper, and complementary herbs and spices are best added near the end of cooking.

* Colors tend to fade in slow cooked foods, but a garnishes such as chopped fresh parsley, chives, tomatoes, red peppers, cheese, or sour cream can add much visual appeal.

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Wonderful cooking tips you have shared here. Will like to try these at home! I love cooking and try various new recipes and then share pictures at Nom Food Community that I have just joined. You should also try Nom Photo App as its awesome.

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