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Most of the country is having an “are we done yet?” kind of winter. Not the case here in Southern California, we’re having an “are you serious?” could you throw a little more rain our way kind of winter. Whether you’re freezing or in perpetual summer, these recipes are just the ticket to add a little Spring to your step. He he. Ok enough of that.
How about a little trivia? According to the Huffington Post, Crock Pot is a brand name. Yep that’s right, not all slow cookers are Crock Pots, but all Crock Pots are slow cookers.
Aren’t you glad you know that.
In today’s recipe spotlight; five classic slow cooker recipes that will bring everyone to the table, and we’ll start with dessert because I’m in that kind of mood.
5 Classic Slow Cooker Recipes
1. Caramel-Pear Pudding Cake
From Better Homes and Gardens, comes Caramel-Pear Pudding Cake.
Image by Better Homes and Gardens
2. Crockpot French Onion Soup
From Jessica, creator of How Sweet It Is, comes her Crockpot French Onion Soup.
Image & Recipe by How Sweet It Is
3. Slow Cooker Spinach Artichoke Dip
From Allison, creator of Some The Wiser, comes her Slow Cooker Spinach Artichoke Dip.
Image & Recipe by Some The Wiser
4. Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Potpie
From Real Simple, comes Slow-Cooker Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Potpie.
Image by Marcus Nilsson for Real Simple
5. Slow Cooker Lasagna
From Lori Lange, creator of The Recipe Girl, comes Slow Cooker Lasagna, recipe from the cookbook “GoodBite Weeknight Meals: Delicious Made Easy.”
Image by The Recipe Girl