Slow Cooking

Slow Cooker Lamb, Carrot and Pearl Barley Casserole

16 January 2013 3 comments

  Slow Cooker Lamb, Carrot and Pearl Barley Casserole with Dumplings   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 7 hours Total time 7 hours 10 mins   I don’t normally cook many casseroles and stews but this is the perfect meal for the current dropping temperatures. It’s hard to describe the smell, but I […]

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Slow Cooker Chickpea and Chorizo Tagine

9 January 2013 1 comment

  Slow Cooker Chickpea and Chorizo Tagine   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 6 hours Total time 6 hours 10 mins   I was originally going to serve this with a lemon and mint couscous but then realised I didn’t have any couscous so I’ve said it serves two, but you could stretch […]

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Slow Cooker Tomato and Basil Soup with Olive Bread

8 January 2013 1 comment

  5.0 from 1 reviews Slow Cooker Tomato and Basil Soup with Olive Bread   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 3 hours Total time 3 hours 10 mins   A lovely, easy to make soup using ripe tomatoes. Much better than the tinned variety and a lot less sugar. Author: Mediocre Mum Recipe […]

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Slow Cooker Sunday: Sweet and Tangy Meatballs

6 January 2013 5 comments

This isn’t the normal type of meal I would cook.  I tend to lean toward fresh ingredients but I do love a cheat sometimes.   A while back I was in Ikea and got caught up in the moment and bought a 1kg bag of their frozen meatballs.  They’ve been clogging up my freezer ever since. […]

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Slow Cooker Sunday: Boxing Day Hearty Vegetable Soup

30 December 2012 3 comments

I’ve eaten so much I won’t have to eat again till 2013!  We didn’t have a turkey this Christmas as we’re only a small family of 3, we opted for beef,  so luckily we aren’t dealing with the ridiculous amounts of left over bird. However, on Boxing day we planned a day out, Geocaching and […]

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Slow Cooker Sunday: Eva’s Slow Cooker Mince Meat Pies

23 December 2012 1 comment

I was inspired by @utterlyscrummy to have a go at making mince pies using my slow cooker.  I’ve never made mince pies in my life and I almost chickened out when I saw you can buy a box of them for a £1.  However, the end result was much better than I expected and we […]

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My Top 5: Slow Cooker Recipe Books for Christmas

17 December 2012 1 comment

If you’re looking to buy someone a Slow Cooker Recipe Book for Christmas, these are my all time favourite 5.  I have quite a collection of Slow Cooker Recipe books but I always find myself going back to these ones again and again. 1)      Ultimate Slow Cooker Book Over 100 simple, delicious recipes by Sara […]

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Slow Cooker Sunday: Mixed Fish and Vegetable Soup

16 December 2012 0 comments

We’re very good at eating at least one portion of fish a week.  However, there are many benefits for having it twice a week.  This week we’ve had Fish soup at the beginning of the week and have a Fish Pie penciled in for Friday. Slow Cooker Sunday: Mixed Fish and Vegetable Soup   Print Three Fish […]

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Slow Cooker Sunday: Special Edition – Food Styling with Ren Behan

9 December 2012 4 comments

I find it very difficult to make brown gloop look appetizing!  The lovely Ren Behan, a friend and local food blogger, kindly invited me around her house for a session on Food Styling.  I had no idea there was actually such a thing.  Apparently, there are people who do this for a living!  They travel […]

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Slow Cooker Chili with Chocolate

5 December 2012 1 comment

I was given a bit of a challenge for tonight.  Thanks to the folks at Booths, I have been put up against Sally Whittle in a cooking competition to see who can produce the nicest meal that incorporates some of Saint Emillion Grand Cru Red Wine.  If you know us both you can see the […]

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