If you are a mom or a dad that works all day and come back tired from work, and still care about the food your family eats and wish to do anything so you can provide them with the most healthy and enjoyable food, than slow cooking is your solution.
Slow cooking is a modern way to cook traditional recipe in even a more healthy way! Have you ever wished for a dish that cooks by itself without having you staring and checking on it? Keep everything warm for your kids when they get back from school? And not only that! The food produced can save you from preparing the meals of the three coming days! If that’s the case than a set of easy crockpot recipes is the tool you need.
This cooking method is based on a proven way of healthy cooking, as a Moroccan, in my country we use this a lot in special days lunch meals which include meat mostly, we don’t use a crockpot as you know it now but some alternate traditional dishes, and the result is fabulously tasty trust me. The thing about slow cooking is that it takes time as the word slow shows it, it takes hours to have your recipe prepared as it cooks with vapor using an average heat of 170 F – 200 F, but that’s also the advantage of it: you can just prepare your ingredients, mix them up, put everything together, put in the crockpot, and then forget about the whole thing! And in your return you have everything ready to feed your family with a healthy meal, how good is that?
To start slow cooking, you will need a crockpot if you do not have one already, when buying one of these you need to focus on some important characteristics to choose the one you need for your situations, because in the market you will find a lot of sizes and types to choose from.
How recipes are prepared in other types of cooking mostly do not fit as they are in the crockpot, usually they request some little modifications in the ingredients and also regarding the liquid amount, because crockpots use this liquid when vaporized to cook the content before returning once again into liquid form, this cyclic event does not only ensures the cooking of your recipes ingredients but also dispatches in a perfect way the flavors existing in your liquid on the whole content parts, so before you can achieve enough experience to personalise in ease your own recipes to fit in the crockpot it is highly advised to have a couple of easy crockpot recipes in hand so you can have a good successful start in your way mastering slow cooking.
How to pick your recipes is a very critical question, sometimes people just go on and pick every recipes they find and say: “hey! lets have this for dinner today!”. But when getting into it, it might be so complicated to prepare or even to cook, that it might even end up in very dramatic way! We are talking here about cases of potential poisoning if the ingredients are not cooked as they need to be! So be very careful with that, if you cant cook your favorite dishes just now, try getting used to slow cooking first with some easy ones, an easy crockpot recipe is a recipe that don’t require much effort to find ingredients, to prepare it, and to cook it, and even if you did some little mistakes with instructions or modified them a little bit, it still remains an awesome great and tasty recipe.
As this might request some hardcore research, to find the good recipes that fit for your situation and taste, and in the same time that are well rated and known by people, maybe you should have in hand a website or a book with all that in it, this way you won’t be bothered that much about the manner of how to get your hand on these recipes, slow cooking is about saving time! so don’t ruin this great advantage by wasting it looking and investigating for some easy crockpot recipes, just look somewhere where its all accessible for you, even buying the whole ingredients with a single click on the net now is becoming something real soon! So keep an eye on the news out there!
Food is one of the most fascinating things in life, its all about tastes! And taste is one of our most valued feelings as a human. And me being born in one of the most known countries for their outstanding recipes and food making, I have a genuine interest in all that relates to tasty food and evaluating it. Also another important thing about myself: I like accessibility and organization! I just wish to find everything I want about a topic or a category I am interested on in the same place, that is why I have created a blog specialized in crockpot slow cooking where I will be including anything useful that relates to the topic, your help and suggestions are welcomed at any time!