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Lamb Shanks with Olives and Herbs from Kim Laidlaw

Kim Laidlaw’s Quick Slow Cooking contains a bevy of recipes from around the world. And while the original recipe from half a planet away might not be prepared in a slow cooker, Kim’s particular expertise in this book is using that slow cooker to craft a meal that tastes authentic from the first bite to…

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Slow Cooked Moroccan Chicken with Apricots and Almonds from Michele Scicolone

We need to clarify something. The phrase “slow cooker” does not refer to some dim-witted person in the kitchen. No, a slow cooker is one of those kitchen devices you may have ignored for some time. You may have one already, orphaned on a back shelf. Or you may walk by them in your local…

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