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Default boiled potatoes in slow cooker?

jmcquown wrote:

> Dan Goodman wrote:
> > I want to boil potatoes in a slow cooker. Googling for recipes
> > turns up: 1) Recipes for stuff which can be served with boiled
> > potatoes 2) Recipes for dishes which include boiled potatoes -- and
> > it seems at least half of them say to boil the potatoes and then
> > add them.

> I've never heard of it but I don't see why it couldn't be done.
> Would take a terribly long time, though, even with the slow cooker
> set to High. Probably more efficient to just boil them in a pan on
> the stove. Definitely faster!

However, a slow cooker is safer to leave unwatched.

Dan Goodman
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