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I have a slow cooker question

I am wondering if anyone knows what to use as an alternitive for a lid. I broke my glass lid to my slow cooker, and cant seem to find a replacement. My first thought is to cover it with foil but I dont know if that will work okay. I really cant afford to buy a new one right now, and I am really missing it.

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Crystal750

Asked by Crystal750 at 1:34 PM on Jun. 6, 2010 in Food & Drink

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Answers (8)
  • Foil should work fine as long as you crimp it tight around the edges.
    FrogSalad

    Answer by FrogSalad at 1:36 PM on Jun. 6, 2010

  • Ditto FrogSalad.
    JazzlikeMraz

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 1:47 PM on Jun. 6, 2010

  • a thick glass plate thats what i use when my pot doesn't have a lid
    symle456

    Answer by symle456 at 1:47 PM on Jun. 6, 2010

  • I always just lay a cookie sheet over something that needs lids. It's easier to grab off w/the oven mitt (good thing, because it gets hot).
    Kiwismommy19

    Answer by Kiwismommy19 at 2:12 PM on Jun. 6, 2010

  • Foil will work fine. It needs to have a decent seal, so it'll be better than a cookie sheet or a plate, unless you have a plate that fits perfectly. I've done foil many times when I can't make a hunk of frozen meat fit all inside without pusing the lid open.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:32 PM on Jun. 6, 2010

  • Garage sales?
    A plate?
    a skillet that fits?
    3gigglemonsters

    Answer by 3gigglemonsters at 3:21 PM on Jun. 6, 2010

  • Thanks ladies!!
    Crystal750

    Answer by Crystal750 at 5:23 PM on Jun. 6, 2010

  • thrift stores always carry lids to crockpots. you could probably find one there. tine foil works good.
    jewjewbee

    Answer by jewjewbee at 6:47 AM on Jun. 7, 2010

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