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Slow cooker Cuban black beans

Slow cooker Cuban black beans An amazing Simply Nigella recipe, perfect as a side or a main 10 mins 6 hours 243 kcal 10 mins 6 hours 243 kcal SERVES 8 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 8 Difficulty EASY I really love black beans as an ingredient, and I had to try this recipe when I saw it in the Simply Nigella cookbook as …

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Slow-cooker chipotle chilli chicken

Slow-cooker chipotle chilli chicken A really tasty, smoky chilli chicken which is fall-apart tender from slow-cooking 5 mins 3 hours 316 kcal 5 mins 3 hours 316 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY I threw this meal together as I hadn’t got anything planned and only had about 10 minutes in the day to get something prepared- …

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Slow-cooker salsa

Slow-cooker salsa a lovely rich, spicy salsa. 5 mins 3 hours 30 mins 20 kcal 5 mins 3 HOURS 20 kcal SERVES 10 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 10 Difficulty EASY I’m all for a jar of salsa and that’s usually what I will use if I’m having Mexican, but it’s so easy to do and I really fancied having a go …

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Slow-cooked Cuban Pork and sweet potato stew

Slow-cooked Cuban Pork and sweet potato stew A tasty and simple to make stew, perfect for the whole family. 15 mins 7 hours 213 kcal 15 mins 7 hours 213 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY My method of cooking often tends to be ‘what do I have in the cupboard, can I make anything from it’! …

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Slow-cooker pork & apple stew

Slow-cooker pork & apple stew Cheat along the way using frozen, pre-prepared ingredients for this hearty and satisfying comfort food! 5 mins 10 hours 246 kcal 5 mins 10 hours 246 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY I’ve been embracing all things frozen over the past 12 months, and I love having frozen products stocked up for …

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Slow-cooker honey garlic chicken

Slow-cooker honey garlic chicken Tasty, more-ish honey and garlic chicken which is fall-apart tender from slow-cooking 5 mins 5 hours 230 kcal 5 mins 5 hours 230 kcal Main image credit: Chris Terry SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY Slow-cooker honey garlic chicken   It just takes 5 minutes to throw together the sauce for this easy and …

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Slow-cooker Chinese pulled pork

Slow-cooker Chinese pulled pork with little gem wraps A quick win for the slow cooker- easy, delicious and more-ish Chinese pulled pork 10 mins 10 hours 430 kcal 10 mins 10 hours 430 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY Chinese-style pulled pork Main image credit: Chris Terry Richly spiced, aromatic, fall-apart tender pork is irresistibly tasty and …

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Slow-cooker tandoori beef masala

Slow-cooker tandoori beef masala An easy, filling and tasty curry with tender slow-cooked beef and a rich sauce 10 mins 10 hours (slow-cook) 390 kcal 10 mins 10 hours (slow-cook) 390 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY Why slow-cooked? The slow-cooker is fantastic for a curry- it gives plenty of time for the flavours of the spices …

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Slow-cooker Mexican casserole

Slow-cooker Mexican casserole A tasty Mexican ‘dump dinner’ 5 mins 8 hours (slow-cook) 471 kcal 5 mins 8 hours (slow-cook) 471 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY super-EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty super-EASY As you might know, I love a good ‘dump dinner’, where you can just throw all of the ingredients into a pot and forget about it (take a look at …