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    Default cooking with red wine

    I put dinner in the slow cooker this morning for a beef casserole and added a cup of redwine without really thinking...Am I able to give any of this to my DS 17months? Does the alcohol cook off? I'm thinking I will just give him something else, but what are others thoughts?

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    It's fine. I cook with alcohol all the time, the majority of it cooks off.

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    Agree it is fine, most cooks off plus it is a cup in a whole big slow cooker so the amount of alcohol he would get if any is very small

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    Ok great, thanks ladies!

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    http://homecooking.about.com/library...lalcohol12.htm

    ^ That's a good link for different cooking methods and alcohol.

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    I agree with others in that it is fine. DH is a chef and he said that alcohol in wine cooks of incredibly quickly when using it in cooking! We use red wine all the time in our sauces.

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    Quote Originally Posted by atomicmama View Post
    http://homecooking.about.com/library...lalcohol12.htm

    ^ That's a good link for different cooking methods and alcohol.
    Thank you! It is slow cooking for about 8hrs so I would say just about all alcohol will be cooked out 👍


 

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