Cuisinart slow cooker is a part of the crock pot family. A crock pot is a slow cooker in which you cook food at a slow pace. Many slow cookers have glass lids, so that you can see the food being cooked. The great thing about a crock pot or slow cooker is that you can leave the food stewing in its own juices for hours and not have to worry about it burning or over cooking. When you leave food together for an extended period of time, it will blend together and taste fantastic and this is the general purpose of the slow cooker.
You have the advantage of using the crock pot but not having to wait around in the kitchen all day adding ingredients. You can all the ingredients in the morning, go out and do some shopping or whatever business you have to take care off. By the time you come back in the evening your food should be ready to eat.
Slow cookers have different temperature settings to ensure you don’t cook your food too fast or too slow. You can open the clear lid but that isn’t recommended because it will let the steam and heat out of the slow cooker or crock pot. Also, many slow cooker and crock pot have a warm setting which enables the food to stay warm when the food is done cooking – think of the warm setting like heating lamps.
Cuisinart slow cookers specifically are on the smaller side, but they hold a decent amount of food more than you would initially think. CSC 650 Cuisinart slow cooker can hold 6.5 quarts of ingredients which can feed a large group of people. You don’t need a very large pot anymore to feed a large group of people, the slow cooker compacts the ingredients very well and enables you to cook more than you might realize. You can easily store this model in your cabinet and not have to think about how much space it will consume.
Cuisinart slow cookers come with three-year warranties and will cover any malfunctions or broken parts for your slow cookers. The prices of slow cookers will vary obviously because many slow cookers offer more or less features in them. There are many models with different price ranges. The higher-end models will come in a variety of finishes such as stainless steel while the lower-end will be fairly simple looking. You are supposed to read detailed Cuisinart slow cooker reviews of different models, so that you get the best one for yourself.