Tag Archives: crockpot

Slow Cooker Oxtails and Potatoes

My mother-in-law taught me how to slowly simmer and cook oxtails. I didn’t think I’d like them, but I sure did!! Contrary to the name, these are actually beef. The meat is tender and flavorful (similar to short ribs). Once … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Brazilian Style Beef and Black Beans

I love my slow cooker. Put dinner in and leave it. It’s ready when you get home. And this dish is so easy and so delicious you’ll make it many times. Feijoada is a stew from Brazil. Like many traditional … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Ham and Pea Soup

We had a huge ham for Easter. After sending some home with all the guests, we still had a lot. I left a good amount on the bone and boiled it down to a broth. And I mean a lot … Continue reading

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Crockpot Beer Braised Pork Sliders

It’s National Sandwich Day! And here is an amazing pork sandwich that will help you celebrate the day! The story goes that John Montagu, the 4th Earl of Sandwich (a city in the Shire of Kent, England) loved to play … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Bean and Pork Stew

Stew in the slow cooker – what could be better? I don’t know about you, but we’re getting pretty tired of turkey.  And now with Christmas so close, we’re getting pretty busy.  Weekday dinners need to be quick and easy.  … Continue reading

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