Hearty, healthy, traditional and slow-cooked food is a perennial favourite, but here we add a tasty, modern twist. This terrific, new recipe collection shows you how to achieve delicious meals using an essential kitchen device. Simple preparation in the morning will allow you to return later to the tantalising aromas of an already cooked meal. Discover how slow cookers enable you to save money and energy as well as time and effort. Learn how to choose, use and care for your slow cooker, with handy tips for best results. Try out mouthwatering recipes for soups and sides, fish, meat and veggies, as well as delicious desserts and treats - from lamb tagine to cheesecake. The accessible text by slow cooker fan and home-cooking expert Angela Litzinger is accompanied by gorgeous, inspirational photograpy.