Category Archives: crockpot

Crockpot Honey Lentils

Original recipe: Crockpot Honey Lentils My Directions for the 15 year old cook:Honey LentilsPut 1 1/2 cups lentils in a colander and rinse them well. Put them in the crockpot. Add:–3 cups water–1/2 red onion, diced (use a regular onion if we don’t have red)–1 cup of broccoli slaw–1 tsp salt–1 tsp dried mustard (it’s […]

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Crockpot Chicken Adobo

Crockpot Chicken Adobo–3 to 5 pounds of boneless chicken–1/4 cup soy sauce (we use Bragg – Bragg Liquid Aminos)–4 cloves garlic, chopped–1 tsp black pepper–1/2 tsp salt–1/2 cup apple cider vinegar (can use regular white)–4 bay leaves–1 1/2 cups shredded carrots–1 yellow onion, sliced in ringsThe Directions.* Combine chicken, salt, pepper, soy sauce, garlic, bay […]

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Chuck Steak Paisano

This is a versatile main dish that stretches the meat, is a one skillet meal, and also makes a good make ahead freezer meal.For 8 servings:Quickly brown, but do not cook through, 1 1/2 pounds of diced chuck steak or another cheaper cut of meat*, in oil, remove meat with slotted spoon and set aside.Add:2 […]

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Crockpot Pumpkin Pie Custard

Crockpot Pumpkin Pie Pudding 1 15 ounce can pumpkin1 12 ounce can evaporated milk3/4 cup sugar1/2 cup Bisquick (we have made this using our homemade biscuit mix, but it just wasn’t the same)2 eggs, beaten2 tablespoon melted butter2 1 /2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spices (we never have this, so we just use spices like allspice, […]

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Crockpot Macaroni and Cheese

Crockpot Mac’n cheese Grease inside of crock pot.Beat:4 cups of milk2 eggs Stir in:1/2 pound pasta (macaroni, shells, spirals)4 cups cheese of your choice, grated1/2 t. salt1/2 t. pepper1 t. dry mustard Mix well. Pour into crockpot and cook on low for 5 hours. Variation- sprinkled with red pepper.  Use swiss cheese or a combination […]

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Orange Chicken with Green Onions and Walnuts

Orange Chicken with Green Onions and Walnuts 1 1/2 cups chicken broth1/4 cup teriyaki sauce (you can make this yourself. I bought a bottle from Trader Joe’s) 3 cloves minced garlic3/4 cup orange marmaladeabout 1/2 a cup sliced green onions (we used diced onions)2 Tablespoons cornstarch or arrowroot powderabout 2 pounds chicken (we like thighs)1/2 […]

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