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Proctor Silex 1.5-Quart Round Slow Cooker Review

Updated on August 22, 2015
Proctor Silex 1.5-Quart Round Slow Cooker Review
Proctor Silex 1.5-Quart Round Slow Cooker Review

The Proctor Silex 33015 Can Save The Day For A Domestically Challenged House Wife

Some people do not like to spend much time in the kitchen. If it isn't microwavable, they don't cook it. If it wasn't for this little retro gadget, they would still be making 'Grilled Cheese' in the microwave.If you haven't looked into buying one of these contraptions, you should. Let me show you why any domestically challenged individual should have a basic, economical and easy-to-use crock pot like the Proctor Silex 33015 in their kitchen.

Even if you are NOT domestically challenged, you should have a slow cooker in your kitchen.

Features of the Proctor Silex 33015:

* 1.5 quart capacity.

* Dishwasher safe stoneware and lid.

* Keep warm setting.

* Versatile, stainproof stoneware removes for serving and refrigerator storage.

No More Burned Meals or 'Charcoal Cuisine'

If you hate cooking, you will love cooking with a slow cooker and with a slow cooker, it is okay if you get distracted -- you will not burn the house down since the crock pot is meant to help you start supper and go away and forget about it.

Why A Slow Cooker Is One Of The Best Kitchen Tools - Eight reasons to use a slow cooker.

  • Easy cooking for those who hate cooking.
  • Economical - you will save time and money as you won't need to purchase prepackaged foods that cost so much like pizza bagels, burritos, t.v. dinners, chicken nuggets, etc.
  • You are able to do other things (like write on the computer, play with kids, read, crochet, study, work, and so on while dinner is cooking.
  • Your kitchen won't get hot in the summer.
  • You can actually say 'I cooked dinner!'
  • You won't burn things in the slow cooker.
  • It's versatile. You can cook both sweet and savory dishes.
  • You can even make candles! Yes, purchase a thrift rock pot and use it to make dipped candles. You could also make soap if you wanted, just be sure you know which is your cooking pot and which is your craft pot.

Economical

The Proctor Silex 33015 is priced at less than $20.00. You cannot go wrong unless you are expecting too much.

What's Best For You?

When deciding to purchase the Proctor Silex 33015 1.5-Quart Round Slow Cooker keep in mind your personal situation. If you have a large family, this model will probably not work for you. Also, consider how big your budget is (this unit is extremely economical), how you want to use it an

Proctor Silex 33015 Reviews

By customers who own and love this model.


The Proctor Silex 33015 is what it is and it is no more.It is an economically priced slow cooker, perfect for a smaller rather than a larger family. However,I was amazed at the number of glowing reviews from satisfied customers.There are a few minor issues like the lack of a timer and the fact that the cord is stiff. However, overall, most are THRILLED with this crock pot.To read all of the customer reviews for yourself, click right here.

Not Your Mother's Slow Cooker Recipes for Two - A slow cooker cookbook with recipes for smaller, 1.5 to 3.5 quart crock pots.

Finding recipes for a small slow cooker like this one can be a challenge. I have seen it written that that slow cooker recipes are fairly forgiving and cutting a large one in half often proves to be a good solution. However, I also discovered this cookbook, Not Your Mother's Slow Cooker Recipes for Two, by Beth Hensperger which contains 125 recipes designed for the popular small slow cookers from 1.5 to 3 quarts in size. It features recipes with quantities to feed one or two people.

Not Your Mother's Slow Cooker Recipes for Two
Not Your Mother's Slow Cooker Recipes for Two

Finding recipes for a small slow cooker like this one can be a challenge. I have seen it written that that slow cooker recipes are fairly forgiving and cutting a large one in half often proves to be a good solution. However, I also discovered this cookbook, Not Your Mother's Slow Cooker Recipes for Two, by Beth Hensperger which contains 125 recipes designed for the popular small slow cookers from 1.5 to 3 quarts in size. It features recipes with quantities to feed one or two people.

 

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      blanckj 6 years ago

      I do own a slow cooker and it has been more than useful for us over the years.

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      Sara Duggan 7 years ago from California

      @aka-rms: YW, thanks for dropping by

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      Robin S 7 years ago from USA

      Thank you for a terrific review!