Save time by cooking large quantities, and freezing the extra. When you are planning an elaborate or time consuming meal, prepare extra servings. Making more won't increase your cooking time much, and these extra meals can be frozen, providing a fast and healthy alternative to the typical frozen TV dinner.
Now all you have to do is turn the slow-cooker to low and wait 6-8 hours or until the meat is falling off the bone. Remove the bone, shred the meat, and serve with tortillas, cheese, salsa verde and sour cream - delicious!
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I ordered the cheese enchilada dinner with chili gravy and rice and beans. I have never heard of chili gravy and just assumed it meant easy chili crockpot. I was wrong. When they brought my food out I thought they mistakenly put queso on my enchiladas instead of chili so instead of returning the food I requested a bowl of chili. They brought out a bowl of the same looking cheese sauce. Not really sure what it was. Perhaps it was chili as in chili pepper? Overall, the enchiladas didn't taste that bad. The rice was very good, but the refried beans were oversalted. So much so that they were not edible.
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According to "One Pot Wonders," an article on the CBS News Web site, about 80% of American kitchens have a slow cooker. "Experts predict [slow cookers] will be a big trend in 2008," the articles notes. Grocery stores have picked up on the trend and sell pre-cut veggies and meat for slow cookers. Book stores have dozens of books devoted to slow cooker chili.
Whether beans belong in a great chilli was always subject to discussion for most chilli aficionados. It is likely that some chili cooks once started adding beans to supplement or even replace expensive meat. Understandable as the beans contribute taste, valuable proteins and nutrients to the chili.
With so many chili con carne enchilada sauce recipe slow cooker recipes out there your slow cooker will turn out to be ones most popular kitchen gadget. You've got no more lame excuses for not finding the time to prepare those fabulous foods you've always wanted but never had the time to fix. Have fun being imaginative and experience your slow cooker for a long time.