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It’s Time for Some Hearty Meals!

It’s cold outside which means it is time for some good, warm meals. Slow cookers, crock-pots and one pots are a great way to put a hot meal on the table. If you are looking for some fresh ideas on what to make, then check out one of the following cookbooks at Griffin Free:

One PotOne Pot: 120+ Easy Meals from Your Skillet, Slow Cooker, Stockpot, and More by the Editors of Martha Stewart Living. This cookbook has 120 recipes to make using just one pot using a dutch oven, slow cooker, skillet, roasting pan pressure cooker or stockpot. My favorite is the “Shrimp with Tomatoes and Orzo.” Yum!


Classic Slow CookerFor those of you cooking for families, check-out The Classic Slow Cooker: Best-Loved Family Recipes to Make Fast and Cook Slow by Judy Hannemann. This cookbook covers everything from appetizers, to dinners and desserts. Recipes include Hot Jalapeno and Chili Popper Dip, Fruity BBQ Chicken, Mississippi Ribs, Hot 5-Cheese Lasagna, Citrus Greek Potatoes, and Slow Cooker Brownies.


Adventures in Slow CookingAdventures in Slow Cooking: 120 Slow-Cooker Recipes for People Who Love Food by Sarah DiGregorio. Showcasing a beautiful, engaging design,  and 105 original, innovative recipes, inside you’ll find ideas for flavorful sweet and savory slow cooker dishes, including: Whipped Feta; Red Pepper and Olive Dip; and Turkey-Spinach Meatballs Stuffed with Mozzarella.

Biggest Book of Slow Cooker RecipesBetter Homes and Gardens Biggest Book of Slow Cooker Recipes by Better Homes and Gardens. This cookbook has 416 pages of recipes for appetizers, beverages, soups, stews, main dishes, and desserts. There is also a chapter dedicated to one-dish meals as well as a chapter of 5-ingredient recipes.


Healthy Slow Cooker Cookbook for TwoHealthy Slow Cooker Cookbook for Two: 100 “Fix-and-Forget” Recipes for Ready-to-Eat Meals by Pamela Ellgen. Are you looking for healthy, no-fuss recipes that are the right amount for two people? Then this is the cookbook for you! Recipes include Shepherd’s Pie, Pork Tenderloin with Rosemary Peaches, Mushroom Soup, Banana Nut French Toast and Pumpkin Black Bean Chili.

Check out these delicious cookbooks today at Griffin Free and let us know which one is your favorite!


This entry was posted on December 6, 2017 by in Books.

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