VitaClay Sweet & Sour Cranberry Roast

VitaClay Sweet & Sour Cranberry Roast

Suitable for VitaClay models VF7700 and VM900 series. Recipe Courtesy of “Not Your Mother’s Slow Cooker - Recipes for Entertaining” by Beth Hensperger / Image Courtesy of NY Times Chuck roast makes a great pot roast, producing a silky, fork-tender meat.. Cooking the beef in cranberry sauce sounds...
Game Day Buffalo Chicken Quinoa In VitaClay (7700 & 7900 Models)

Game Day Buffalo Chicken Quinoa In VitaClay (7700 & 7900 Models)

(Image Source) Suitable for VitaClay machines with rice functions ONLY: VF7700, VM7900 All the flavor of the fried, buttery, garlicky, and spicy buffalo wings without the guilt. The quinoa makes the perfect canvas to highlight all these amazing flavors. This recipe will be a permanent staple to y...
Paleo Slow Cooked Whole Roast Chicken Crock Pot Recipe in 2 hours

Paleo Slow Cooked Whole Roast Chicken Crock Pot Recipe in 2 hours

Chicken dishes are always delicious no wonder everybody love them unless of course you’re vegetarian. This recipe will give you another idea on just how to add another flavor to your roast chicken in a surprisingly unique manner using our slow cooker.  Ingredients: 1 whole organic chicken 1 cup ...

Holiday Comfort Food with a Twist! Cajun Green Bean Casserole in VitaClay!

Holiday Comfort Food with a Twist! Cajun Green Bean Casserole in VitaClay!

Suitable for VitaClay models VF7700 and VM7900 series. With the holidays just around the corner you may be scoping out recipes for your holiday party arsenal. We look forward to our holiday favorite "comfort foods" all year long, but sometimes it's fun to add a tiny twist to keep it interesting. ...
VitaClay Cinnamon & Sugar Roasted Apples

VitaClay Cinnamon & Sugar Roasted Apples

Suitable for VitaClay Models VF7700, VM7900 Who doesn't like coming home to a house filled with the aroma of cinnamon and spices? Add the ingredients for this recipe to your VitaClay slow cooker in the morning, when you get home you will have roasted Cinnamon and Sugar apples ready for dessert! T...
Candied Sweet Potatoes In VitaClay

Candied Sweet Potatoes In VitaClay

This recipe is suitable for the following VitaClay models: VF7700, VM7900 Candied sweet potatoes, or candied yams, are one of those traditional comfort foods that you can usually find on the holiday dinner table. Sweet potatoes and yams contain a dizzying array of vitamins, nutrients, fiber and a...

Easy Mashed Potatoes in VitaClay: Slave Over a Hot Stove No More!

Easy Mashed Potatoes in VitaClay: Slave Over a Hot Stove No More!

Suitable for VitaClay Models VF7700, VM7900 Are you determined to make everyone’s favorite mashed potatoes for your holiday meal, but you’re dreading all of the work it entails? The steaming, the mashing, and the stirring; how do you keep it warm until it’s time to serve? Well if it isn’t already...
Coq au Vin In Your Slow Cooker (French Chicken Stew)

Coq au Vin In Your Slow Cooker (French Chicken Stew)

Coq au Vin is a French classic. Using a whole frying chicken, bacon, brandy, red wine, pearl onions and herbs. Slow cooking was a very important tenderizing method when this dish originated. Farmers used this method as a way to cook old chickens that could no longer breed. Ingredients:   2 slice...
VitaClay Gingerbread Latte: Great for Dessert!

VitaClay Gingerbread Latte: Great for Dessert!

Suitable for Any VitaClay Model! When your holiday party is winding down and everyone is craving a warm after dinner drink. Serve them a Gingerbread Latte. Come to think of it, Santa might love to have this drink with his cookies instead of milk when he makes his runs on Christmas. After all he d...

Leftover Turkey? How About Barbeque Turkey Sloppy Joes?

Leftover Turkey? How About Barbeque Turkey Sloppy Joes?

Suitable for ANY VitaClay Model! I look forward to Thanksgiving every year because I love turkey! There’s just something about Thanksgiving turkey that tastes like nothing else. But turkeys are big. Who was it that recommended 2lbs of turkey per person, anyway? 2 pounds?! Nobody is going to eat ...
Slow Cooker Eggplant Stew with Chickpeas

Slow Cooker Eggplant Stew with Chickpeas

This is a delicious stew packed with hearty and protein rich ingredients. Serve with aside of Quinoa or Polenta to complete the meal - makes a great vegetarian holiday side dish! Feeds about 6-8 hungry mouths. Ingredients: 1 ounce mushrooms, sliced 3 cups veggie broth 2 large eggplants 3 tablesp...
30 minutes Pulled Chicken Sandwiches At Home

30 minutes Pulled Chicken Sandwiches At Home

If you already love pulled chicken, why not try it in a VitaClay Instant Crockpot slow cooker which not only makes it tender, but also keeps its delicious, melt–in-your-mouth flavor? This recipe will help you prepare delicious pulled chicken sandwiches for your family without waiting for all day ...

VitaClay Mulled Hot Cider

VitaClay Mulled Hot Cider

Suitable for any VitaClay models: VS7600, VF7700, VM7800, VM7900 Hot apple cider is warm, comforting and full of delicious holiday spices. Perhaps best of all, it fills your home with a warm, festive, holiday scent that is so inviting and fun for a holiday party or cozy evening at home.  This rec...
Sloppy Joe Filling Recipe

Sloppy Joe Filling Recipe

(gluten free, low carb, low glycemic without bread) Ingredients: 1-2 lb pork roast (rump or any cheaper cut is fine--slow cooking makes it tender!) Seasonings: salt, pepper, garlic powder, onion powder 1/4 (for 1lb) - 1/2 (for 2lb) cup of  beer, cola, or broth ¼ jar or bottle of barbecue sauce (...
Barbeque Pulled Pork Sandwiches for Game Day

Barbeque Pulled Pork Sandwiches for Game Day

The Superbowl is a big deal to a lot of people. Even if your team isn’t playing, it’s a big, fun party day when people can get together. The weather might be warm enough in some places to cook out, but for the rest of us, we need some good recipes that can be made indoors but still feel festive, ...

Using Your VitaClay in Unconventional Ways: Game Day Hot Dogs

Using Your VitaClay in Unconventional Ways: Game Day Hot Dogs

 Why the term unconventional? Believe it or not, our Vitaclay product is especially adept at giving you these types of recipes that most other slow cookers can’t produce. The first “unconventional” use of VitaClay that we came up with is making yogurt. Yogurt made in clay is special. It has a dif...
Sloppy Joe's: Make & Keep Warm in VitaClay (and a Hack)

Sloppy Joe's: Make & Keep Warm in VitaClay (and a Hack)

Like pulled pork sandwiches or cooking out, sloppy joe's are a great, easy, delicious choice for a party food. And there just happens to be a day coming up in which you may or may not be throwing (or going to) a party. Sloppy Joe's are yummy, easy, and a crowd pleaser - especially when the crowd ...
Lacto-Fermented Salsa in Clay (Pineapple, Corn, Mango or Peach options!)

Lacto-Fermented Salsa in Clay (Pineapple, Corn, Mango or Peach options!)

This recipe does not involve cooking, but the clay pot is great for the fermentation process, so any VitaClay pot is suitable.  Fresh salsa is possibly the best thing ever. Have you ever made your own salsa? Sure, it’s easy and affordable to just buy a jar of salsa at the store. But seriously. Ha...

Hot Spinach Cheese Dip--Delicious and Healthy in Clay!

Hot Spinach Cheese Dip--Delicious and Healthy in Clay!

Suitable VitaClay Models: VS7600, VF7700, VM7900 Who doesn't love dip? This hot, cheesy dip is great for tortilla chips, pita bread or crackers. It's also filling and healthy, so it's great to have on hand for snacks at home or to take to a pot luck or serve at a game-watching party. The kids wil...
Try Out Tasty Sloppy Joes with VitaClay for Game Day

Try Out Tasty Sloppy Joes with VitaClay for Game Day

Football season is upon us again. If you are planning to host any football-watching parties this season (or even if you're not, because everybody's gotta eat, right?) you might be looking for some easy, delicious, finger-licking recipes to tuck away and use occasionally... or frequently. Sloppy J...
Hearty Fall Turkey Chili in Clay: Great for Left-Overs!

Hearty Fall Turkey Chili in Clay: Great for Left-Overs!

Suitable for All VitaClay Models! Most of us are eagerly anticipating all of the wonderful food at our family gatherings on Thanksgiving, and even the overabundance that will feed us for a week or two afterwards. Turkey sandwiches can only go so far, though, so here's an idea of a hearty, delicio...

Paleo Pumpkin Pie Recipe: Make Your Home-Made Filling in Clay!

Paleo Pumpkin Pie Recipe: Make Your Home-Made Filling in Clay!

Suitable for VitaClay models: VS7600, VF7700, VM7900 I read somewhere recently that there is a shortage of pumpkins this year across the mid-west, and that canned pumpkin is going to be less available than it has been in recent years. They blame the excessive rains in the mid-west, which have stu...
Traditional Cranberry Sauce: Homemade in VitaClay!

Traditional Cranberry Sauce: Homemade in VitaClay!

Suitable VitaClay models for this recipe: VS7600, VF7700, VM7900, VM7800 One of my favorite parts of Thanksgiving is the cranberry sauce. I love it, and I always have. Growing up we generally just got the can of jellied cranberry sauce, and I would eat all of the leftovers that no one else took. ...
Pumpkin Puree for Thanksgiving Pancakes, Lattes and Pies!

Pumpkin Puree for Thanksgiving Pancakes, Lattes and Pies!

This recipe best suited for VitaClay models: VF7700, VM7900 (these models seal, so steaming of any kind is done best in these) Pumpkin puree is delicious, filling and nutrient-dense. And the fresher it is, the more vitamins and minerals are available to boost your immune system! Pumpkin is not ju...

Green Bean Casserole: Super Easy and Delicious in VitaClay!

Green Bean Casserole: Super Easy and Delicious in VitaClay!

Suitable for VitaClay Models: VF770, VM7900 Green bean casserole is one of those traditional Thanksgiving dishes that people look forward to every year. It’s delicious, comforting and nostalgic for a lot of people. Unfortunately, most people just buy a can of condensed mushroom soup and follow t...
Can I Cook a Whole Chicken in VitaClay? Yes You Can!

Can I Cook a Whole Chicken in VitaClay? Yes You Can!

Roasting Recipes Suitable for VF7700 & VM7900 Models ONLY.  Soup Recipes Suitable for all VitaClay Models! I'm a huge fan of cooking big meals, or batch meals, so I can have lots of leftovers to eat over the next week. And pack for lunches. And serve my family. Why cook 3 times per day when y...

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