Product Reviews

Welcome to Consumer Reports.

We’re so glad to have you as a member. You now have access to benefits that can help you choose right, be safe and stay informed.

Crock-Pot Thermoshield SCCPCT600-B slow cooker

This 6.0-quart Crockpot slow cooker has:

  • ceramic stoneware insert
  • button controls
  • a locking lid
  • wrap around cord storage

About

The Crock-Pot Thermoshield SCCPCT600-B is part of the Slow Cooker test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Slow Cooker models like the Thermoshield SCCPCT600-B are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Convenience: Convenience indicates clarity of controls, ease of programming and cleaning (of both the exterior and the pot), and the inclusion of helpful features.

High: This score reflects the results using the slow cooker's high setting for 5 hours when cooking our beef stew recipe. High scores indicate more tender meat and vegetables at the end of 5 hours.

Low: This score reflects the results using the slow cooker's low setting for 8 hours when cooking our beef stew recipe. High scores indicate more tender meat and vegetables at the end of 8 hours.

Features

Hinged or locking lid Hinged or locking lid A locking lid helps keep food from spilling during transport. A hinged lid is attached to the unit so that you don't have to set it on the counter to mix or serve food. The lid is removable for cleaning.
Locking lid
Nonstick pot Nonstick pot The cooker has a nonstick interior.
No
Stovetop-safe Stovetop-safe A stovetop-safe pot allows you to brown meat before slow-cooking.
No
Oven-safe Oven-safe You can place an oven-safe pot in the oven for quick reheating, but check manual for possible temperature limitations.
No
Dishwasher safe insert Dishwasher safe insert The insert can be put into the dishwasher.
Yes
Dishwasher safe lid Dishwasher safe lid The lid can be put into the dishwasher, but check manual to see if rubber gasket needs to be removed first.
Yes

Specs

Size (qt.) Size Claimed capacity, in quarts.
6
Total weight (lbs.) Total weight The weight of the slow cooker including the insert and lid, in pounds.
13
Exterior height (in.) Exterior height Our measurement, rounded to the nearest inch.
10
Exterior width (in.) Exterior width Our measurement, rounded to the nearest inch.
19
Exterior depth (in.) Exterior depth Our measurement, rounded to the nearest inch.
14