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The Asian slow cooker : exotic favorites for your crockpot / Kelly Kwok.
Title Variants:
Exotic favorites for your crockpot
Publication Information:
Salem, MA : Page Street Publishing Co., 2016.

Physical Description:
208 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
"Kelly Kwok, founder of Life Made Sweeter, provides great new flavors to try in your slow cooker. These simple and delicious recipes will have your favorite Asian dishes waiting for you right when you get home. With the press of a button, you can make authentic dishes that are healthier and tastier than their restaurant counterparts. You'll experience a wide variety of flavors; choose spicy, vegetarian, noodles or rice. There are even recipes that have 5 ingredients or less. Extra long day? Kelly's fuss-free one-pot and skillet recipes will have dinner on the table in 30 minutes or lessand with only one pan to wash, cleanup will be a breeze. Whether you're in the mood for General Tso's Chicken, Pad Thai Noodles with Chicken, Beef Chow Fun, Panang Curry, Mapo Tofu or Tom Yum Hot and Sour Soup, you can have fast, delicious meals every day of the week the easy way."--Provided by publisher.


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Stop limiting your slow cooker to yet another barbecue pulled pork recipe and treat it with delicious, Asian foods! With Kelly Kwok, you'll learn to create the signature flavors of Asian cuisine, without spending hours over your stove. Put down your phone because you won't want Chinese take out any more!Let the slow cooker do all the cooking for you, with some recipes as simple as whisking together sauce and pouring it over chicken and veggies. You'll create restaurant quality meals with minimal effort and tons of flavor. With flavors spanning China, Thailand, Vietnam and Japan, you won't miss pulled pork tacos. Experience incredibly tasty slow cooker versions of your favorite dishes, like Vegetable Lo Mein, Vietnamese Beef Pho and Sweet and Sour Chicken.

Author Notes

Kelly Kwok is the founder of Life Made Sweeter, a food blog dedicated to sharing classic Asian recipes with a modern spin. She is a contributor for Parade magazine online and her work has been featured on numerous websites such as Country Living, Huffington Post, The Food Network Canada, Better Homes and Gardens,, The Kitchn,, Brit Co, Buzzfeed and Delish. She lives in Ontario, Canada with her family.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. 8
Ditch the Takeoutp. 11
5 Ingredients or Lessp. 37
One-Pot & Skilletp. 59
Skip the Stove-Topp. 83
Fiery Favoritesp. 103
Meatless Mondaysp. 125
Sensational Soupsp. 143
Delectable Dessertsp. 165
Slow Cooker Basicsp. 186
Stocking Your Pantry for Asian Cookingp. 191
Acknowledgmentsp. 198
About the Authorp. 199
Indexp. 200

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