Slow Cooker Temperature Guide

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A slow cooker differs from other kitchens especially by one feature – long cooking times at low temperatures. This method of slow, gentle cooking produces very tasty dishes.  In addition, slow cooking will preserve essential nutrients and vitamins in the food. Slow Cooker Temperature Guide Here is an easy to read slow cooker temperature guide that shows […]

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Slow Cooker Not Hot Enough Or Too Hot?

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The idea of Slow Cooking is to gently heat food to a temperature below the boiling temperature of the water.  In fact, slow cookers or crock-pots have usually two or three temperature settings that regulate and maintain the cooking temperature over many hours between 65 to 95 degrees depending on the setting. Is the slow […]

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How Safe Is A Slow cooker?

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Slow cooking brings out the best flavors of the food. But the low temperature of 165 to 200 degrees Fahrenheit requires cooking time to be considerably longer than traditional roasting or cooking at higher temperatures. A good quality slow cooker is what you need for this purpose, but: how safe is a slow cooker? The […]

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Is A Slow Cooker The Same As A Crock Pot?

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A slow cooker is an electric cooking pot for slowly cooking food at temperatures below the boiling point. Slow cooking at low temperatures requires much longer cooking times. Depending on the quantity, the type of food and the selected cooking temperature, this can be between three to twelve hours. Gentle cooking destroys fewer nutrients and […]

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