Tag: slow cooker

Overnight Cherry Butter

Ingredients: 6 lbs cherries, pitted 1/3 cup balsamic vinegar 1 cup water 1 cup light brown sugar 1/3 cup sugar Place all ingredients in a 4-quart slow cooker, pressing down to crush the cherries enough to be able to close the lid, if needed. Cook on high 2 hours. Mash […]

Loaded Chili Baked Potatoes

Ingredients: for the chili: 1 lb cubed sirloin or stew meat 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 onion, diced 2-3 jalapenos, diced 20 oz (2 cans) diced tomatoes with chopped chiles, drained 30 oz (2 cans) dark red kidney beans, drained 1/2 teaspoon ground chipotle 1 1/2 tablespoons New Mexican chili […]

Slow Cooker Japanese Beef & Sweet Potato Curry Rice

Ingredients: 1 1/4 lb cubed stew beef 1 onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, grated 2 tablespoons grated fresh ginger 1 large Russet potato, cubed 3 carrots, cut into 1/2-inch chunks 1 large Murasaki sweet potato, cubed 2 tablespoons tomato paste 2 tablespoons Japanese curry powder (like S & B Oriental […]

Spiced Acorn Squash Pulled Pork Sliders

Ingredients: 2 1/4 lb boneless pork roast 1 onion, cut into half-moon slices 4 cloves garlic 1 cup roasted acorn squash pulp (from 1 acorn squash) 1/4 cup unfiltered apple cider vinegar 1/2 teaspoon ground chipotle 1/2 teaspoon ground cardamon (optional) 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger 1/2 […]

Split Pea Soup with Winter Squash and Paprika Toasted Squash Seeds

Ingredients: 16 oz dried split peas 1 onion, chopped 1 carrot, diced 1 stalk celery, diced 1 large Russet potato, peeled and cubed 1 Thema Sanders squash, peeled and cubed* (seeds reserved) 6 cups ham, chicken or turkey stock 1 1/2 teaspoons fresh thyme 1/2 teaspoon crushed rosemary 1/2 teaspoon ground […]

Mystery Chili

Ingredients: 1 1/4 lb cubed sirloin or stew meat 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 cup cubed roasted beets 4 cubanelle peppers, diced 1 onion, diced 15 oz (1 can) fire roasted diced tomatoes, drained 10 oz (1 can) diced tomatoes with chopped chiles, drained 30 oz (2 cans) dark red […]

Honeycrisp Apple Pulled Pork

Ingredients: 1 large onion, sliced into half-moons 1 1/2 lb honeycrisp apples, sliced 2 1/2 lb boneless pork butt 12 oz bottle chili sauce (like Heinz) 1 teaspoon ground mustard (powder) 1 teaspoon cayenne 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon granulated garlic sea salt freshly ground black pepper Directions: Place the […]

Classic Red Beans and Rice

  Ingredients: 16 oz dried small red beans* 4 cups chicken or ham stock 3 stalks celery (with leaves), diced 1 onion, diced 3 cloves garlic, sliced 3 cubanelle peppers, diced 1/2 teaspoon thyme 1/2 teaspoon ground cayenne 1/2 teaspoon paprika 1 1/2 tablespoons Creole seasoning freshly ground black pepper […]

Cauliflower + Beef Chili

Ingredients: 1  1/4 lb cubed sirloin or stew meat 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 large head cauliflower, cut into florets 1 onion, diced 2-4 jalapenos, diced 15 oz fire-roasted diced tomatoes, drained 10 oz  (1 can) diced tomatoes with chopped chiles, drained 30 oz (2 cans) dark red kidney beans, […]