1. Consider Doing a Theme Themed dinner parties are great fun because they can expose you to foods you and your guests wouldn’t normally eat. Mexican, Italian, Thanksgiving in July or a movie themed party are fun ways to get creative with it. Hosting a themed party can make planning a menu easier, because the menu almost plans itself. Get into it with decorations, costumes and music revolving around your theme. 2. Plan the Menu Deciding what to create (and how to do it), is the greatest challenge of any dinner party. Obviously you want to show off your best [...]
Moving on your own for the first time can be tough. Not only do you have to figure out how to use a washing machine on your own, you have to fully stock the place with all the essentials a college student needs. When you’re trying to get ready for the big move and a new school year, it’s easy to forget things, so we’ve come up with a list to make it easier: Pots and Pans: A staple of any kitchen, pots and pans should be one of the first things you buy for your first kitchen. You don’t need [...]
Chicken Mole Ingredients: Chicken: Nesco® 11 qt.Pressure Cooker 6-8 Boneless chicken breasts, defrosted 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon poultry seasoning 2 cups water Mole Sauce: Nesco® 8” ElectricSkillet 2 Tablespoons vegetable oil 2 cups finely chopped onions ¼ cup chili powder 3 Tablespoons light brown sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon pepper Pinch of ground cloves 1 16 oz. can diced tomatoes 3 Tablespoons cocoa powder 3 Tablespoons peanut butter 2 cups water Add water to 11 qt. Nesco® Pressure Cooker. Place chicken breasts on wire rack in cooker and set regulator knob to PRESSURE. Set Cooker [...]
Keep your holiday appetizers and sauces tasty and warm in colorful 1.5 Qt Slow Cookers from NESCO. From rich brown meatballs and honey wings, to golden cheese sauces and hot bean dips, NESCO Slow Cookers helps make your table more festive. Lets us know what recipes you like to make in your NESCO 1.5 Qt Slow Cooker.