Pressure Cookers

How Do I Convert Recipes from Slow Cooker to Pressure Cooker? — Good Questions

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Q: I don't own a slow cooker and don't want to purchase another kitchen gadget. I do have a pressure cooker, though, and use it often. I've seen a lot of really great recipes for slow cookers and am wondering if there's a good, or formulaic, way to make a conversion from slow cooker to pressure cooker.

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How I Use the Pressure Cooker to Make a Week’s Worth of Breakfast

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This winter I have been keeping my meals low-carb, in a relaxed sort of way, but breakfast is my nemesis. I love eggs, but I don't like to cook in the mornings, so it's hard not to turn to cereal, muffins, or a big bowl of sugary granola. There's nothing wrong with these foods, of course; they just don't keep me satisfied.

But when it comes to breakfast, the pressure cooker has become my new best friend. Why? It's simply the best way to make a big batch of soft-boiled eggs, and look at what I do with those every morning:

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Why Eva Katz Thinks You Should Ditch Your Slow Cooker and Buy a Pressure Cooker Instead — Kitchen Tour

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Who: Eva Katz of Cook's Country and My Front Burner
Where: Jamaica Plain in Boston, Massachusetts
See her kitchen: Cook's Country Editor Eva Katz's Homey, Hardworking Kitchen

When I visited Eva's kitchen a few weeks ago, she was just about to make a batch of brown rice. But lo and behold, there was no rice cooker or saucepan in sight. Instead, she had pulled out her Fissler pressure cooker — a tool, I soon learned, that has totally changed her cooking. (And allowed her to make the best brown rice of her life.) Here's why she's firmly pro-pressure cooker.

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Recommendations for a Portable Induction Cooktop for Canning? — Good Questions

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Q: I have a Presto 23-Quart pressure cooker that is too tall for my stove. I would like to use a portable induction cooktop for canning. Is it possible to do this? Will it hold the weight for the time it takes to cook food safely? My countertop is ceramic tile.

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Recommendations for a Portable Induction Cooktop for Canning? — Good Questions

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Q: I have a Presto 23-Quart pressure cooker that is too tall for my stove. I would like to use a portable induction cooktop for canning. Is it possible to do this? Will it hold the weight for the time it takes to cook food safely? My countertop is ceramic tile.

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Our Readers’ Favorite Slow Cooker Isn’t Just a Slow Cooker — Reader Intelligence Report

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Last week we asked you to share your favorite slow cooker, the brand or model you love to cook with and tell all your friends to buy. We'd planned to round up the top contenders this week, but when we read through the comments, something surprising happened: The #1 recommended slow cooker isn't actually a slow cooker, at least not in the traditional sense. Can you guess what it is?

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