* Looking for ways to make your slow-cooker meals better? Here's your go-to resource! Packed with time-tested tips from contributors to the Fix-It and Forget-It.com blog, Good's guide offers practical advice on how to convert a stove-top or oven recipe, keep chicken breasts from overcooking, "bake" a cake without a baking insert, and more. 175 pages, softcover from Good Books.
From the Fix-It and Forget-It slow-cooker experts, and the thousands of followers of the Fix-It and Forget-It.com blog and Facebook page, comes a book chock-full of tips for using your slow cooker. This is the book to turn to, whatever your slow-cooker question or dilemma. For example Do I really have to brown the meat before putting it into the slow cooker, even if the recipe tells me to do that? Can I cook a dish in half the time on High if the recipe tells me to cook it on Low? How can I convert a stove-top or oven recipe so it can be cooked in a slow cooker? How do I keep chicken breasts from overcooking in a slow cooker? I don't have a baking insert. How do I "bake" a cake without one in my slow cooker? How can I get meat loaf or lasagna out of the slow cooker without breaking it and ruining its appearance? The collection includes real-life tested tips, plus stories of slowcooker successes and disasters, unusual discoveries, and slow cookers' role in special occasions. A handy resource for new and experienced cooks, from those who love their slow cookers and have learned by doing.
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Phyllis Pellman Good is a New York Times bestselling author whose books have sold more than 11 million copies. Good is the author of the nationally acclaimed Fix-It and Forget-It slow-cooker cookbooks, several of which have appeared on the New York Times bestseller list, as well as the bestseller lists of USA Today, Publishers Weekly, and Book Sense. The series includes eight titles. The most recent are Fix-It and Forget-It Pink Cookbook, to benefit the Avon Foundation and Fix-It and Forget-It Diabetic Cookbook, Revised and Updated, with the American Diabetes Association. Good is also the author of the Fix-It and Enjoy-It series, a “cousin” series to the phenomenally successful Fix-It and Forget-It Cookbooks. Phyllis Pellman Good is Executive Editor at Good Books. (Good Books has published hundreds of titles by more than 135 authors.) She received her B.A. and M.A. in English from New York University. She and her husband, Merle, are the parents of two young-adult daughters. For a complete listing of books by Phyllis Pellman Good, as well as excerpts and reviews, visit www.Fix-ItandForget-It.com or www.GoodBooks.com.