Instant Pot Tamales with Barbacoa Beef

Instant Pot Tamale Recipe

When we first decided to make tamales, it was a little intimidating. Any dish that is often made for holidays that involves a lot of steps and just as many people was bound to be a challenge.  Tamales are actually not that difficult to a make. And happily, since we used an Instant Pot, no … Read more

Instant Pot Mexican Dishes

Instant Pot Mexican Recipes

When we initially bought our Instant Pot, we envisioned making some of our favorite slow cooked meat dishes. This included a few dishes that we feel in love with while living in Mexico, such as savory tacos with barbacoa beef. We also soon discovered that pressure cooking is a great way to make perfect rice … Read more

Instant Pot Rib Recipes

We love ribs but are sometimes put off by the amount of time it takes to get the fall-of-the bone tender results we crave. Once we started cooking with an Instant Pot we found we could get perfect ribs in a fraction of the time.  Whether you are working with beef ribs, spareribs, baby back … Read more

Instant Pot Asian Ribs

Instant Pot Asian Ribs

Delicious, juicy, sticky ribs with a distinct Asian flair  – there’s nothing wrong with that. Except, perhaps, how long it takes to make good ribs. Our Instant Pot Asian ribs recipe produces fantastic ribs in a fraction of the time it takes to make them in the oven or on the grill. We’ve made this … Read more

Instant Pot Thai Red Curry Chicken Ramen Noodle Soup

Thai Red Curry Chicken Ramen Soup

We love Thai food! If you’ve ever try to make it at home, you’ll quickly find out that making these exotic and complex flavored dishes is not that difficult, with a few key ingredients. This Instant Pot (or stovetop) Chicken Curry & Ramen Soup is a great example. That said, if you need to make … Read more

Instant Pot Shakshuka

Instant Pot Shakshuka Recipe

Shakshuka (also known as Shakshouka or Chakchouka) is a dish that has deep roots in Arabian and Mediterranean cuisine. It is quite simply eggs that are poached in a fragrant thick sauce of tomatoes and peppers, spiced according to regional or personal preferences.  Shakshuka is often a dish that is prepared in a large cast … Read more

Instant Pot Jambalaya with Chicken, Shrimp and Sausage

Instant Pot Jambalaya

Flavorful, smoky, and spicy Jambalaya cooks up perfectly in the Instant Pot. New Orleans is one of our favorite foodie destinations, and any trip to the city isn’t complete without a sampling of our favorites: jambalaya, barbecued shrimp, gumbo, grilled oysters, and a po boy sandwich. This recipe is a traditional version, but with a … Read more

Best Instant Pot Potato Dishes

Best Instant Pot Potato Dishes

Cooking potatoes in an Instant Pot Pressure Cooker couldn’t be easier! To bring that point home, we’ve put together a collection of recipes using the Instant Pot to transform the humble spud into flavorful dishes for every taste and occasion. We’ve added classic dishes, such as baked or mashed potatoes and potato salad recipes, as … Read more

Instant Pot Egg Recipes

Instant Pot Egg Dishes

Eggs are one of those ingredients that we almost always have around. If you are like us, we are always looking for more fun and creative ways to make dishes that use the humble egg as the star. Since we started using and loving cooking with an Instant Pot, it was a natural for us … Read more

25+ Instant Pot Rice Recipes

Instant Pot Rice Dishes

I have never been good at cooking rice. In the past, I shied away from dishes that included rice, since my finished product would inevitably contain crunchy grains that weren’t cooked properly. And this was a disaster, since some of my favorite dishes are rice-based. And then, we got our Instant Pot, and everything changed. … Read more