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Slow Down and Take Your Time to Cook a Meal

Advantages: Simple, capacity for feeding up to six people
Disadvantages: Limited features

Like many people I don't always have a lot of time to devote to cooking. I had resisted the idea of a slow cooker for a long time however, as I always believed that while ideal for the busy individual in theory, they tend to leach all the goodness (and fl ...

victorias_books 29.07.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Crock-Pot SCV655

ready, steady, cook ... slowly!!

Advantages: easy to use, time saving
Disadvantages: none known

I received the hinari sc395ss slow cooker as one of my christmas gifts from my boyfriend as I had often hinted that I would like one! As it was a gift I don't know the price but similar products are around £20. It came boxed and well packaged inside to ...

charlotte_thomas 04.03.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Hinari SC395SS Round SLOW Cooker

Hinari SC395SS mid range slow cooker with limited functions

Advantages: tender meat, good manual and recipes
Disadvantages: Difficult to clean the shell, variable temperature, a timer would have been better

Background Our working day is usually around 9 hours, and sometimes it is nice to come home to a hot meal with little preparation, hence the purchase of a slow cooker. It was purchased for around £20 2 years ago from Argos. It is currently showing out ...

afcbtim 31.03.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Hinari SC395SS Round SLOW Cooker

Diamond review  ~~~ Sautéd ~~~

Advantages: Energy efficient, retains flavour, vitamins & minerals
Disadvantages: None for me

This is my second slow cooker, there was nothing wrong with the first one it was one of those 3 in 1 types that could be used to slow cook, steam or cook rice. I found I wasn’t really using it that much as I seldom cook rice, own a two tier steamer for us ...

tune57 01.02.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Crock Pot SC7500-IUK Saute Slow Cooker

Perfect for making stew

Advantages: down in price
Disadvantages: newer models

I love my kitchen gadgets,anything that can make my kitchen experience that much easier. I had been buying ready meal stew and casserole based dishes but didn't like the selection that much that was in my local supermarket. Apparently other people didn't ...

katie22008m 24.01.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Morphy Richards 48784 SLOW Cooker