Learn slow-cooking techniques and get great results every time with advice from Beth Hensperger, author of Not Your Mother's Slow Cooker Cookbook. Plus: 49 Top Slow-Cooker Recipes to Try »
Start Off Slowly
If you've never used a slow cooker before (or if you've just bought a new model), begin with simple recipes, such as lasagna and pot roast. You can move on to more advanced dishes when you're comfortable with the process.
See recipe: Slow-Cooker Spinach and Cheese Lasagna
See recipe: Slow-Cooker Asian Pot Roast