Slow Cooker – Crock Pot

Slow Cooker – Bacon Ale Jam – Bacon Beer Jam

Appetizers & Condiments
Slow Cooker - Bacon Ale Jam

This bacon ale jam sure puts a tasty, sophisticated but rustic spin on a sandwich or used as a condiment spread on a crusty baguette.

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Slow Cooker – Old-Fashioned Chicken and Dumplings

Main Dishes
Old-Fashioned Chicken and Dumplings

A slow cooker recipe with great flavor and stew consistency. Some prep time involved, but worth the effort for the tasty results for this slow cooker, old-fashioned chicken and dumplings.

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Homemade Pear and Apple Butter

Appetizers & Condiments
Pear and Apple Butter

This was a spot on recipe and a now a favorite in my repetoire. You’ll enjoy how the house fills with delicious aromas of sweet pears, apples, and spicy cinnamon starting into the third-hour or so!

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Spiced Pumpkin Butter – Slow Cooker or Stovetop

Appetizers & Condiments
Spiced Pumpkin Butter - Slow Cooker or Stovetop

Spiced Pumpkin Butter. The pumpkin flavor and spices comes through, it’s like a spreadable pumpkin pie without the crust!

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Cajun Stew with Shrimp and Kielbasa

Main Dishes
Cajun Stew with Shrimp and Kielbasa

Slow cooking the vegetables and spices with the kielbasa made the soup come together in a rich flavored broth. There are so many goodies in this stew that every spoonful is a palate delight.

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Hearty and Comforting Beef Stew

Main Dishes
Hearty and Comforting Beef Stew

The meaty juices and low, slow cooking make the most incredible thick, flavorful broth. Make sure to have some type of bread or cornbread to sop up the juicy deliciousness!

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Vegetarian Tomato & Smoky Paprika Soup

Main Dishes
Vegetarian Smoky Tomato Soup - encore

Smoked paprika adds a different dimension and complexity to the flavors and synergy of the ingredients in this vegetarian tomato and smoky paprika soup.

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