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Best Crock Pot

Who can resist the comforting smell of home cooked food. Walking into your home to the smells of a crock pot meal that has been simmering all day is irresistible. Foods that are slow cooked have more time to develop flavor and tenderize meats. Autumn is here and this is the perfect time to check out these picks and explore the joys of crock pot cooking. The crock pots on this list were chosen because they have multiple, programmable temperature settings and have at least a six quart capacity.

Bella 13722 Slow Cooker

This well designed crock pot will make cooking simple. TheBella 13722 6 quart Slow Cooker is great. It is stainless steel and has a locking lid to seal in heat and moisture. The locking lid will also prevent spills when traveling. It boasts a programmable panel for your convenience. It comes with a large spoon and the lid has a spoon rest made into it for ease of storage and use. It has three temperature settings, allowing for diverse cooking. Fix your favorite stew or braised meat with confidence. It's easy to clean and can be travels well.

Hamilton Beach Simplicity 6 Quart Slow Cooker

This slow cooking dynamo has all of the features to make cooking a breeze. The Hamilton Beach Simplicity 6 Quart Slow Cooker is versatile and easy to operate. The generous size allows you to fix large roasts, chickens, chili or anything else that is enhanced by slow cooking. This crock pot has a timer and is programmable. It even automatically switches to warm once cooking is complete to prevent over cooking. The lid straps prevent spilling and makes it easy to travel with. Remove the inside for easy cleaning in the dishwasher.

Crock Pot SCCPVL603-S Cook & Carry Slow Cooker with Little Dipper

Get a 2 for one with this awesome crock pot. TheCrock-Pot Cook & Carry Manual Slow Cooker with Little Dipper Warmer is a rare find. The main crock pot has a multiple temperature setting dial and a stoneware interior. You can expect all of your slow cooked meals to be evenly and perfectly cooked. The locking sides ensure the lid is secure for traveling and prevents spills. What I love about this one is the mini crock that comes it with. The little dipper warmer is similar to the main crock except it has no dial nor the locking lid. It simply warms smaller portions which is great for individual servings.

Hamilton Beach 33265 6 Quart Programmable Insulated Slow Cooker

This hands down is my favorite. The versatility of the Hamilton Beach 6 Quart Programmable Insulated Slow Cooker makes it outshine the rest. The removable nonstick aluminum insert of this crock can be used to sear meats or start any dish on the stove. Place back into the base and continue cooking slowly in the crock pot. You can program cooking times and the insulated base is cool to the touch. The sleek and innovative design has a digital timer and multiple temperature settings. Remove insert for easy cleaning with soap and water.

Frigidaire Professional 7-Quart Programmable Slow Cooker

This large crock pot is great for people who cook for a crowd. The Frigidaire Professional 7-Quart Programmable Slow Cooker has a glass lid and comfortable handles for easy maneuvering. The large bright display on the programmable base makes it easy to read. The beautiful stainless steel exterior makes for an attractive and high performing pot. Enjoy the versatile buffet, soup, low, medium high and warm temperature settings for the perfect outcome. Keep foods warm for up to three hours. The ceramic insert is also oven safe can be easily cleaned with soap and water.

Chef CJ
I am a chef and lifelong foodie committed to finding the best ways to enjoy cooking at home! I have been a professional chef for 17 years, I am a big tech nerd when it comes to kitchen appliances. I am always looking for a gadget that has purpose and can save time in the kitchen. I am currently a private chef with a diverse set of clients. My clients expect high end quality even though I am often cooking from their homes. This is why I love my kitchen tools of the trade.

I am also trained in both wine tasting, pairing and I had a stint as a professional, private sommelier. My experience with food, wine and professional kitchen appliances/tools are what makes me an expert in many areas of the culinary industry.

I have a huge repertoire of necessary gadgets and machines that make my life easier. I am always searching for the next best kitchen star tool!I am also trained in both wine tasting, pairing and I had a stint as a professional, private sommelier. My experience with food, wine and professional kitchen appliances/tools are what makes me an expert in the broad culinary industry.

I have a huge repertoire of necessary gadgets and machines that make my life easier. I am always searching for the next best kitchen star tool!
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