Includes more than 100 almost-effortless recipes!Enjoy flavorful home cooking without slaving in the kitchen! Preparing delicious food doesn't have to be labor-intensive; with a slow cooker and this handy guide, it's easy! The book provides no-fuss recipes for everyday and holidays, describes slow-cooker features, and offers safety and troubleshooting tips. Soul-satisfying recipes include Chunky South-of-the-Border Beef Stew, Curried Chicken with Basmati Rice, and Apple Bread Pudding.Discover how to: Enjoy the latest slow-cooker innovations Adjust cooking time to your schedule Intensify food flavor before slow cooking Adapt your favorite recipes Plan both simple and special mealsThe Dummies Way Explanations in plain English "Get in, get out" information Icons and other navigational aids Tear-out cheat sheet Top ten lists A dash of humor and funGet smart! www.dummies.com Register to win cool prizes Browse exclusive articles and excerpts Get a free Dummies Daily e-mail newsletter Chat with authors and preview other books Talk to us, ask questions, get answersVance, Glenna is the author of 'Slow Cookers for Dummies' with ISBN 9780764552403 and ISBN 0764552406.