UPDATE 10/18/12: This item has dropped its price to $30.98!
This slow cooker is LARGE. I mean LARGE.
I found this at the request of a friend who has five sons. Her 6-quart Crock Pot (which I consider on the larger side) just wasn't cutting it anymore. "Between the five bottomless pits of my boys stomachs and frequent weekend guests, the stews and chulents that I make in the 'normal-large' size of the 6-quart Crock Pot were disappearing halfway through the meal."
She asked me to find her a larger slow cooker that wouldn't break the bank but was still a recognizable brand name and well-reviewed. This Hamilton Beach 8-quart (yes, 8!) slow cooker is only
It's got another feature that I really like: a "mess-free lid rest" that holds the lid up securely and directs drips back into the crock. I'm always looking for a spot to put the hot, drippy lid when I serve from my slow cooker. And, the lid rest also doubles as a cord holder for when the slow cooker is not in use.
- Perfect for large meals: fits up to a 7 lb. roast or chicken.
- Large full-grip handles for easy carrying.
- 4 settings: off, low, high, and keep warm.
- Removable and dishwasher-safe stoneware liner and lid.
- 10 1/2" W x 16 1/2" H x 16 1/4" D
- Weighs 16.69 lbs.
Get this large 8-quart Hamilton Beach slow cooker for
$34.99 $30.98 with free shipping here, before Amazon pulls one of their infamous price swaps.