“I use my slow cooker for lots of dishes. It is so easy and costs little to run,” she said.
“Cheaper cuts of meat also benefit from being cooked slowly. I cook everything from joints of meat and whole chickens, to stews and casseroles to full breakfasts to cakes and even bread.”
For anyone new to using a slow cooker, you can convert oven times to find out how long it takes in a slow cooker.
If it takes 15-30 minutes in the oven, it will take four to six hours on low or two to three hours on high in a slow cooker.
If it takes 35-45 minutes in the oven, it will take six to eight hours on low, or three to four hours on high in a slow cooker.
If it takes 50 minutes to an hour in the oven, it will take eight to 10 hours on low, or four to six hours on high in a slow cooker.