Preparing a spiral ham in a Crock-Pot involves layering the ingredients in the pot and letting them cook slowly. Recipes call for cooking the spiral ham between four and six hours.
In a crock pot, place 1 pound beans, 1/2 pound cooked, chopped ham, 1/2 cup brown sugar, 1 tablespoon onion powder, 1 tablespoon parsley, 1/2 teaspoon garlic salt, 1/2 teaspoon pepper, 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper and water to cover everything by 2 inches. Simmer on low for 12 hours.
Make ham and navy beans in a slow cooker by combining cooked ham, navy beans, carrots, onion and celery together with water or chicken broth in the slow cooker. Cook on low for 10 to 12 hours or until the beans are tender. Add fresh parsley just before serving.
A good crock pot recipe for ham and bean soup is the white bean and ham soup from RachaelRayMag.com. It calls for a pound of white beans, 2 ham hocks, vegetables and spices to be slow cooked in chicken broth.
There are many different manufacturers of slow cookers, such as Cuisinart, All-Clad and Crock-Pot. Vita Clay and Hamilton Beach are other manufacturers that also make slow cookers.
Crock-Pots — generically known as slow cookers — come in a large number of different sizes, with small units available in 1.5, 3 and 4 quarts and larger units available in 6, 7, and 8 quarts. Different sized cookers are available from multiple manufacturers, including Hamilton Beach, Crock-Pot and C
A quick way to make chicken in a Crock-Pot is to place one whole chicken and one-half stick of butter into a Crock-Pot, cooking it on high for four to six hours. After the chicken is cooked, the drippings in the bottom of the Crock-Pot are used to make gravy.
Some of the best crock pots of 2015 include the Cuisinart MSC-600, the West Bend 84966, the Waring WSC650 and the Hamilton Beach 33461, according to Best Reviews. These crock pots win praise for their range of features, convenience and design.
The top-rated crock-pots according to The Sweet Home as of 2015 are the Hamilton Beach 6-Quart Programmable Set 'n Forget and Crock-Pot 6.5 Quart Programmable Touchscreen Slow Cooker. Good Housekeeping lists the All-Clad 6.5 Quart Electric Slow Cooker with Ceramic Insert as their top pick.
Cooking times for slow cookers can be found on the Crock Pot website and at the Williams-Sonoma website, as of 2015. Taste of Home also offers a chart for converting conventional cooking times to comparable slow cooker times.