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#70: Food & Drink Boutique at DK Canada Welcomes @IdiotGuides


The easy-to-use convenience of a slow cooker doesn't have to be dull and tasteless. Featuring more than 120 fantastic, easy-to-fix, and internationally-minded recipes, Idiot's Guides: Slow Cooker Cooking, includes beautiful, full-color photography that brings fresh taste and excitement to everything from breakfast and breads to main dishes and desserts.



  • Paperback: 288 pages
  • Publisher: ALPHA (September 2, 2014)
  • ISBN: 9781615646067

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Idiot's Guides in Full Color

I love this book, and let me stress that you do not need to be an idiot to enjoy it. Using that term just means it is illustrated and fully detailed on each recipe and how to make them.
I first tried the Boston Baked Beans recipe and it was so good that we ate it all before I remembered I needed a photo, so I chose another recipe to check out.
Pumpkin French Toast Casserole
I chose this recipe because Fall is in the air and pumpkin is on the brain. Mix breakfast foods and pumpkin together and you can't go wrong! So Pumpkin French Toast Casserole it was. Man, it was delicious too! My only criticism is I like some pan sear crust on my french toast, and with the slow cooker you will never get that crispy crust you look for. So while I enjoyed it, I think I will stick to french toast in the pan.
I can't wait to do more, and frankly, make the beans again. They were AMAZEBALLS! 
Definitely a great choice in the Idiot's Guide collection!

5/5


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  1. Nice there are so many recipes

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  2. I'm not a big casserole fan, but I do love French toast with lots of syrup.

    sherry @ fundinmental

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  3. I am always on the lookout for good Slow Cooker recipes. I need to check into the Boston Baked Beans recipe!

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  4. I use my crock pot a lot and am always looking for interesting recipes. Funny that your beans were so good you forgot to take a photo!

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  5. Some of our tastiest meals come from this way of cooking!

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  6. I love Slow cooker cooking, but I do need some inspiring recipe ideas. This looks like a great recipe book! :)

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