Slow cookers, including those rated as the best by Amazon customers, can be purchased through Amazon. The top rated slow cookers, as reviewed by Real Simple in 2012, can also be purchased at Target, Williams-Sonoma and t... More » Home & Garden Appliances

All-Clad, Crock-Pot and Hamilton Beach make slow cookers ranked among the best by Real Simple and Good Housekeeping. Features that helped move specific models to the top of the "best of" lists include overall versatility... More » Home & Garden Appliances

Both Good Housekeeping and rate the All-Clad 6.5-quart electric slow cooker with ceramic insert as the best slow cooker, as of 2015. also recommends Calphalon’s 4-quart slow cooker, Cuisinart’s 6.... More » Home & Garden Appliances Small Kitchen Appliances

As of February 2015, GE slow cookers are available to purchase on the websites of Sears and Amazon. Sears does not offer in-store pickup for the one model listed. More » Home & Garden Appliances

In the United States, 360 Cookware manufactures a 4-quart slow cooker. What constitutes a large slow cooker is not well defined. However, a 4-quart model is generally considered of medium size, so as of February 2015, no... More »

Slow cookers can brown meat, but the meat doesn't have the same carmelization that occurs when the food is seared on a stovetop. The resulting color is lighter when the meat is prepared in a slow cooker. More » Home & Garden Appliances

As of 2015, lists the top five slow cookers as the All-Clad 6.5 Quart Electric with Ceramic Insert 99093, Crock-Pot Smart-Set SCVC600-SS, VitaClay Chef Gourmet Rice & Slow Cooker Pro VF7900-x, Hamilt... More » Home & Garden Appliances