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Old 04-06-2020, 10:34 AM   #21
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I would never use a slow cooker for anything but keeping something warm for a short time (2 hours or less).

I LOVE my Instant Pot. Corned beef, pot roast and stew in 2 hours or less!

I agree. Food cooked in a crock pot has that "crockpot food taste." Meh

Instant Pots are great tools.

But I usually braise things in a dutch oven in the oven.
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Old 04-25-2020, 11:26 AM   #22
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We gave our large crock pot to our daughter. She uses it to keep towels warm. She is a massage therapist.

Since the consensus is Instant Pot, any recommendations? I rarely ever used my crock pot so I am concerned a new purchase may go to the wayside?
I do use my dutch oven for braising and for soup.

Why would I buy an IP and what is the best way to use it? I have zero idea about the IP.
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