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Slow Cooker Ropa Vieja Cubana- Kubanisches Ropa Vieja

The dish Ropa Vieja is a traditional dish  in the Canary and Caribbean islands. I have been to the Canary island of Lanzarote over a decade ago. Even though I recall the beauty of the island my memory unfortunately fades when it comes to the food. The Canarian Ropa Vieja differs from the Caribbean dish. [...]

Perfectly Seasoned Pulled Pork

I wanted to make pulled pork for quite some time. There is an abundance of pulled pork recipes on the internet but again and again I came to realize that the majority of recipes use barbecue sauce or some sort of soda as the main ingredients besides the pork. I am sure this is very tasty and I love [...]

Crockpot Dulce de Leche

Dulce de leche (“sweet /candy of milk”) is a rich caramel sauce which is very popular in Latin America. It has gained in popularity in the US as well. It is described as caramel only better. Who wouldn’t like that? And it can be used in endless ways just like caramel. Drizzle it over ice cream for [...]

CrockPot Tapioca Pudding

This recipe turns my CrockPot into a necessity. Let me explain, I am German and like most of us, I don’t care much about CrockPots. I have made some tasty recipes in my slow cooker before like Lasagna or Southern Pork Roast, but I just don’t use it that often, well, until now…  I made [...]

Crock Pot Lasagna

I have to admit that I never really warmed up to crock pots / slow cookers until just recently. I was gifted one years ago but never used it much. Well, we lived abroad for a while so there wasn’t much opportunity to use it but lets just say I certainly didn’t miss my crock [...]

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