7 Tricks for Better Slow-Cooking in Your Crock Pot (Page 3)

2. Don't Overfill Your Slow Cooker

To make sure your meal is finished in the time listed on your recipe, and to avoid potential food-safety hazards, don’t overfill your slow cooker. Most manufacturers recommend filling them no more than two-thirds full, but it differs among brands, so check your owner’s manual.

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