Let the taste of Brazil simmer in your home all day. When you're ready, spoon out this hot, hearty stew and count down the days till Festival.
I love making this for all of my parties. This is my most popular recipe by far. Friends are always asking if I am making it for the my party or if I can make it for theirs'.
I am one lazy cook and don't want to put up with a lot of work in getting a rack o' ribs to cook to a perfect fall-off-the-bone state. I also do NOT have the smoker and I hate heating up the house with an oven bake. In making perfect ribs, the two things we can't get rid of are time and low temp. The perfect solution is the 6 quart slow cooker. Here's how to get ribs perfect EVERY time and not make a hassle over it.
Simple, tender beans from scratch. Start these the night before you want to serve or early in the morning. Adapted from the 1910 Manual for Army Cooks.
You'll put a big dent in the pantry with this simple slow cooker chili. Use up your stray cans of beans, corn, and tomatoes to make yourself a hearty meal.
This is as hearty as chicken chili gets. And, like any good man, this chili gets kickstarted by a nice bottle of beer. Inspired by Evan's "Fiesta Red Chicken Chili."
Easy short ribs for the slow cooker. This family dinner idea will cook up while you're off at work and gain you torrents of praise.
Make this classic Thanksgiving side dish the easy way -- with a full day simmering in your slow cooker. Remember you have to soak the beans the night before.
Craving fall-off-the-bone pork? If you also love spice, this is the easy slow cooker recipe for you, friend.
Boneless ribs in the slow cooker. Good for beginning cooks--you just toss the ingredients in the slow cooker and wait for the magic to happen. If you can flip a switch, you can make these easy ribs.
Easy slow cooker pork ribs with the sweet taste of the Caribbean. Satisfy a crowd with this simple slow cooker dinner.
An easy riff on pulled pork without the smoker. Add spice, hot sauce, and vinegar as much or as little as you like. Serve on rolls with cole slaw or with any classic BBQ side.
Creamy party dip you can make in your trusty slow cooker. Put it in before the football game and it'll be ready by second-half kickoff.
This cheesy chicken dip brings heat in a big way. Can you handle the spice?
If they have chili on the Islands, this is what it would taste like. A very sweet chili thanks to pineapple and brown sugar.
Mega-hot stuffed Peppers for only the most adventurous Party and Barbeque Guests.
Simple meatballs get a boozy boost from a sweet, savory, smoky whiskey sauce. (Inspired by david's "Cosmic Meatballs.")
Nice lil mix of flavors. Little sweet, little kick, little Asian, little traditional wing flavor. So tender they fall off the bone.
Slow cooker recipe. Great comfort food. Beans, meat and plenty of natural spice. Serves as a main or side dish. Great for family gathering.
This is a sandwich that I like to make before a big game with a few friends, knocking back some cold ones to put the fire out from the spicy pulled beef and slaw that everyone enjoys.