The Italian Slow Cooker

Author: Michele Scicolone
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547487509
Release Date: 2010-01-07
Genre: Cooking

Finally a book that combines the fresh, exuberant flavors of great Italian food with the ease and comfort of a slow cooker. Michele Scicolone, a best-selling author and an authority on Italian cooking, shows how good ingredients and simple techniques can lift the usual “crockpot” fare into the dimension of fine food. Pasta with Meat and Mushroom Ragu, Osso Buco with Red Wine, Chicken with Peppers and Mushrooms: These are dishes that even the most discriminating cook can proudly serve to company, yet all are so carefree that anyone with just five or ten minutes of prep time can make them on a weekday and return to perfection. Simmered in the slow cooker, soups, stews, beans, grains, pasta sauces, and fish are as healthy as they are delicious. Polenta and risotto, “stir-crazy” dishes that ordinarily need careful timing, are effortless. Meat loaves come out perfectly moist, tough cuts of meat turn succulent, and cheesecakes emerge flawless.

The Italian Slow Cooker

Author: Michele Scicolone
Publisher: Rux Martin/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 054700303X
Release Date: 2010-01
Genre: Cooking

Presents a variety of slow-cooker recipes for Italian food which detail how to combine fresh ingredients and simple techniques to produce dishes for soups, sauces, meats, vegetables, and simple desserts.

The French Slow Cooker

Author: Michele Scicolone
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547508047
Release Date: 2012-01
Genre: Cooking

The best-selling author of The Italian Slow Cooker demonstrates how to adapt classic French dishes for convenient, high-flavor results, providing coverage of such favorites as Crispy Duck Confit, Bouillabaisse and Ginger Crème Brûlée. Original.

The Mediterranean Slow Cooker

Author: Michele Scicolone
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547840635
Release Date: 2013-01-08
Genre: Cooking

With the combination of tradition, innovation, and ease that have made her recipes so popular, Michele Scicolone gathers intriguing dishes from every corner of the Mediterranean and streamlines them for the slow cooker. The range is eye-opening: from simplified and freshened classics like Greek shrimp with tomatoes and feta, to Israeli sweet and sour meatballs, to Moroccan vegetable tagine, to coffee-caramel flan from Spain. But Scicolone also serves up a profusion of fascinating lesser-known dishes: a creamy polenta lasagna, a port-braised chicken from Portugal, a spiced frittata from Tunisia, and Bandit's Lamb, as well as her own seductive creations, like Cannoli Cheesecake.

Italian Slow Cooking

Author: Ellen Brown
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781604332643
Release Date: 2012-05-15
Genre: Cooking

Presents slow cooker variations of classic Italian recipes, including appetizers, soups, sauces, side dishes, entrâees, and desserts.

Art of the Slow Cooker

Author: Andrew Schloss
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 9780811872652
Release Date: 2011-11-18
Genre: Cooking

For the Art of the Slow Cooker, best-selling author Andrew Schloss has developed 80 recipes for soups, stews, succulent braises, vegetarian disheseven dessertsthat bring slow-cooked meals to new heights. Slow cooking gives a wonderful velvety texture to meatloaf, an incredible richness to Osso Buco Milanese, and bold and complex flavors to Curried Vegetables and Dal simmered in Indian spices. Each chapter offers recipes for both simple everyday meals and spectacular dishes perfect for entertaining. With cooking charts to help with timing, advice on finding the right slow cooker for every kitchen, and glorious color photographs throughout, the Art of the Slow Cooker will delight readers looking for easy and amazing meals.

The Italian Vegetable Cookbook

Author: Michele Scicolone
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547910642
Release Date: 2014-03-04
Genre: Cooking

Traditional and contemporary Italian recipes for vegetarian and nearly vegetarian dishes from the author of The Italian Slow Cooker Over the ages, resourceful Italian cooks have devised countless ways to prepare vegetables—all incredibly flavorful and simple. In this book, Italian cooking authority Michele Scicolone shares recipes that she gathered during years of traveling in Italy. Some, like Green Fettuccine with Spring Vegetable Ragu and Easter Swiss Chard and Cheese Pie, came from talented home cooks. Others, such as Stuffed Cremini Mushrooms, were passed down through her family. She encountered still others, including One-Pot “Dragged” Penne, in restaurants and adapted dishes like Romeo’s Stuffed Eggplant from the cookbooks she collects. Many recipes display the Italian talent for making much out of little: Acquacotta, “Cooked Water,” makes a sumptuous soup from bread, tomatoes, and cheese. In keeping with Italian tradition, some dishes contain small amounts of pancetta, anchovies, or chicken broth, but they are optional. Simple desserts—Rustic Fruit Focaccia, Plum Crostata—finish the collection.

The Asian Slow Cooker

Author: Kelly Kwok
Publisher: Page Street Publishing
ISBN: 9781624142956
Release Date: 2016-11-08
Genre: Cooking

Named one of the best cookbooks of 2016 by the Washington Post. Faster, Easier, Tastier and Healthier Than Takeout Kelly Kwok, founder of Life Made Sweeter, provides great new flavors to try in your slow cooker. These simple and delicious recipes will have your favorite Asian dishes waiting for you right when you get home. With the press of a button, you can make authentic dishes that are healthier and tastier than their restaurant counterparts. You'll experience a wide variety of flavors; choose spicy, vegetarian, noodles or rice. There are even recipes that have 5 ingredients or less. Extra long day? Kelly’s fuss-free one-pot and skillet recipes will have dinner on the table in 30 minutes or less—and with only one pan to wash, cleanup will be a breeze. Whether you're in the mood for General Tso's Chicken, Pad Thai Noodles with Chicken, Beef Chow Fun, Panang Curry, Mapo Tofu or Tom Yum Hot and Sour Soup, you can have fast, delicious meals every day of the week the easy way.

Slow Cooker

Author: Diane Phillips
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 9781452102979
Release Date: 2011-10-21
Genre: Cooking

This is the only slow cooker book for busy people. With over 400 recipes, The Best Slow Cooker Cookbook Ever saves time and money week after week with easy meals that keep one eating well at home every day. From Old-Fashioned Chicken Pot Pie to Mexican Hot Chocolate Lava Cake, this cookbook contains recipes for everything from soups and roasts to cobblers and puddings, inspiring night after night of great meals. Prep a few ingredients, toss them in the pot, and let the cooker work its magic while you're gone for the day. Return to a slow-cooked, deeply flavored, great-smelling dinner for you and your family—every night!

The Magical Slow Cooker

Author: Sarah Olson
Publisher: Cedar Fort
ISBN: 9781462124190
Release Date:
Genre: Cooking

Delicious home-cooked meals your family will love with almost no prep time— it’s positively magical! Grab your wand (or ladle) and get ready to whip up the healthiest, easiest-to-make food you’ll ever eat. Full of wholesome ingredients and flavors you have to taste to believe, these meals are faster than the drive-thru and much cheaper too! You won’t be able to resist Raisin bread french toast casserole Country Scalloped Potatoes pork carnitas Pot Roast Dips with Horseradish Cream Sauce Pumpkin Flan Dozens of fantastic recipes for breakfasts, dinners, appetizers, and dessert, this cookbook is perfect for busy families. Experience the magic of your slow cooker every day of the week!

Gennaro Slow Cook Italian

Author: Gennaro Contaldo
Publisher: Pavilion Books
ISBN: 9781910496510
Release Date: 2015-01-30
Genre: Cooking

"Beautiful, classic recipes made with passion, by the man who taught me everything I know about Italian cooking." Jamie Oliver Gennaro shows you how to prepare good Italian food with minimum effort by letting the oven or hob do the work. Slow cooking draws out flavours and softens the texture of food to create delicious, impressive, often inexpensive meals with little fuss. There are casseroles and one-pots that slowly simmer to perfection, roasts that tenderize in the oven, soups that quietly bubble away on the hob, puddings such as meringues and fruit compotes, and breads that bake to light perfection. Gennaro is a traditional, rural Italian cook. He uses lots of inexpensive cuts of meat, as well as beans and pulses, which all benefit from slow cooking, so there is plenty for the thrifty home cook to choose from. This is classic Italian food, such as Roast leg of lamb with baby onions, Rich Tyrolean beef goulash, Lasagne and Meringue with zabaglione cream and custard, that takes the hard work out of preparing supper.

Slow Cooker Revolution

Author: America's Test Kitchen
Publisher: America's Test Kitchen
ISBN: 9781936493159
Release Date: 2011-02-15
Genre: Cooking

The 200 recipes in this family-friendly collection deliver a revolution in slow cooking like only America's Test Kitchen can! Who doesn't like the idea of throwing ingredients into a slow cooker and coming back hours later to a finished meal? Too bad most slow cooker recipes deliver mediocre results you'd rather forget than fix again. A team of ten test cooks at America's Test Kitchen spent a year developing recipes, and what they discovered will change the way you use your slow cooker. Did you know that onions garlic, and spices should be bloomed in the microwave for five minutes before they go into the slow cooker? This simple step intensifies their flavor and requires no extra work. Did you know that a little soy sauce mixed with tomato paste adds meaty flavors to almost any stew and can often replace the tedious step of browning the meat? And do you know the secret to a moist slow-cooker chicken? Start the bird upside down to protect the delicate white meat from drying out.

1 000 Italian Recipes

Author: Michele Scicolone
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780544189119
Release Date: 2011-04-12
Genre: Cooking

Celebrate Italian cooking with this authoritative and engaging tribute Author Michele Scicolone offers simple recipes for delicious classics such as lasagne, minestrone, chicken cutlets, and gelato, plus many more of your favorites; a wealth of modern dishes, such as grilled scallop salad; and a traveler's odyssey of regional specialties from the northern hills of Piedmont to the sun-drenched islands of Sicily and Sardinia. Whether giving expert advice on making a frittata or risotto, selecting Italian ingredients, or pairing Italian wines with food, Scicolone enlivens each page with rich details of Italian food traditions. This book is a treasury to turn to for any occasion.

Southwest Slow Cooking

Author: Tammy Biber
Publisher: Northland Pub
ISBN: 0873588568
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Cooking

"Southwest Slow Cooking" is brimming with 101 kitchen-tested Southwest recipes, specifically created for chefs who enjoy using the popular slow-cookers.

Easiest Slow Cooker Book Ever

Author: Kim McCosker
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780994447821
Release Date: 2017-06-01
Genre: Cooking

Best selling author Kim McCosker continues her quest to make life easier in the kitchen, with over 120 recipes for all taste buds and occasions. The Easiest Slow Cooker Book Ever! uses clever ideas to create beautiful winter warming comfort foods, ready for your return home at the end of a busy day. A collection of recipes including Soups and Stews, Easy Roasts, Beef, Lamb, Entertaining Ideas and Desserts. Try the 4+Ingredient Roast Beef, Amazing Meatballs, Ginger+infused Silverside, French Lamb Casserole, Pulled Pork Burgers, Zucchini Slice, Roasted Almond Fudge and Coconut Brown Rice Pudding. Undeniably convenient, slow cookers save endless hours in the kitchen, but where they really shine is the money they will save you and the marvelous meals they will make. The Easiest Slow Cooker Book Ever! provides families with simple recipes that are easy, economical and effortless.