• Put a Twist on Tradition With Slow-Cooker Root Beer BBQ Cocktail Meatballs

    20 days ago - By PopSugar

    Slow-cooker root beer BBQ cocktail meatballs are a twist on everyone's favorite party appetizer, made with fresh mini meatballs slowly simmered in a sweet and tangy homemade root beer BBQ sauce that is out-of-this-world good!
    If there's one thing that I know, it's that everyone loves cocktail meatballs. I know that when I walk into a party and see a slow cooker included in the appetizer spread, I'm hoping that it's going to be full of tender meatballs swimming in a delicious sweet sauce. Meatballs are a familiar classic that everyone, young and old, digs into without hesitation. I mean...
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  • Martha Stewart's Mac and Cheese Is the Most Expensive, Most Delicious Recipe You Can Make - Tips from The Kitchn

    Martha Stewart's Mac and Cheese Is the Most Expensive, Most Delicious Recipe You Can Make - Tips from The Kitchn

    20 days ago - By The Kitchn

    Making Martha Stewart's mac and cheese instead of the mac and cheese I grew up eating at Thanksgiving isn't something I'd do if I was home for the holidays. My brothers would sulk, my mom would be forlorn about it, and I'm not quite sure my dad would notice. But for my first Friendsgiving, there was only one recipe that would do if I wanted to make a mark. I had to bring Martha Stewart's mac and cheese.
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  • How To Make Tender, Juicy Turkey Breast in the Slow Cooker - Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

    20 days ago - By The Kitchn

    A whole roasted turkey is the pièce de résistance of the Thanksgiving table, but after years of disappointing dry slices, I'm taking a different approach and breaking out the slow cooker. Slow-cooking turkey breast gives the perennially dry white meat time to soak up a rich herb butter, making for a juicy, tender slice. Thanks to a quick sizzle under the broiler, there's no missing out on crisp, golden skin. Whether you're making turkey breast to supplement the big bird, to serve at a small gathering, or just to get ahead on your weekly meal prep, this hands-off approach to turkey is the...
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  • 7 Homemade Gifts You Can Make in Your Slow Cooker - Kitchen Crafts

    20 days ago - By The Kitchn

    Is there anything a slow cooker can't help with? Cocktail parties? Check! Thanksgiving dinner? Yep! You can even make a bunch of holiday gifts in your slow cooker! It's true. You can make a big batch of presents and then package them up separately to gift to several different people.
    Obviously cute packaging is very important here. Make use of tiny bags, Mason jars, and small cardboard boxes and finish with a pretty ribbon for added flair.
    Check out these ideas and you'll be covered when it comes to hostess gifts, tokens for your kids' teachers, and presents for your neighbors. These easy...
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