Instant Pot Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting

For those of you who own an Instant Pot but haven’t tried using it to bake, I suggest you give it a try. I’ve made (and collected) many Instant Pot dessert recipes and have been very happy with the results. In this intensely flavored chocolate cake, I actually use the Instant Pot’s “Steam” setting.  Pressure … Read more

Instant Pot Mexican Rice

Instant Pot Mexican Chipotle Rice

Mexican rice is very simple to make in an Instant Pot. But if you don’t happen to have an Instant Pot or pressure cooker, don’t worry – I have provided stove top instructions too. In this recipe for Mexican rice I have added chipotles in adobo sauce, which add some spice and smokiness to the … Read more

Instant Pot Potato Leek Soup with Bacon

Instant Pot Potato Leek Soup

While traveling through Ireland we ate a LOT of Potato Leek Soup. The weather was often cold and rainy, which inevitably inspired a trip to the pub. What could be better on a cold Irish day than a nice hot bowl of soup in a traditional pub, all decked out in dark mahogany wood? We … Read more

Best Instant Pot Broth and Stock Recipes

Best Instant Pot Stock Recipes

Stock and broth are two staple items to have in any well stocked kitchen. While using a prepared stock paste, powder or bouillon cube is a handy shortcut, these store-bought items can often come with ingredients that you may not want, such as a significant amount of salt. Luckily for those of us who have … Read more

Instant Pot Meatball Minestrone Soup

Instant Pot Meatball Minestrone

Instant Pot Meatball Minestrone Soup is one of those one-pot wonder soups that is both easy to make and simply delicious to eat. Once we purchased our Instant Pot, we started stocking up on ingredients that we use frequently. We love having plenty of chicken stock on hand to make our favorite soup recipes, as … Read more

Instant Pot Chicken Stock

Best Instant Pot Broth Recipes

Making Instant Pot chicken broth couldn’t be easier. We love making homemade broth, and it serves as the base for many of our favorite dishes, such as Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup. Since it’s our own recipe, it has the added advantage that we control the amount of salt. Store bought stock or bullion (even … Read more

Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup

Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup

Chicken Tortilla Soup is one of our very favorite chicken soup recipes. It is rich and satisfying, packed full of flavor, and topped with crunchy and fresh ingredients that make each spoonful just a little bit different.  Those of you who own an Instant Pot Pressure Cooker will have the option of making the soup … Read more

The Best Instant Pot Dessert Recipes

Instant Pot Desserts

Many people think about using their Instant Pot Pressure Cookers to make classic comfort dishes, such as chili or soup. The truth is that the Instant Pot can also be used to create fantastic desserts.  We have compiled a collection of 20+ delicious, sweet-tooth satisfying desserts, all made using the Instant Pot. Some of our … Read more

Instant Pot Cochinita Pibil

Instant Pot Cochinita Pibil

Any trip to the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico is not complete without one (or preferably, more than one) samplings of Cochinita Pibil. This version of slow-cooked pork is likely the most famous dish from this region in Mexico. The meat is flavored with achiote and sour oranges, and slow cooked to perfection. It’s also a … Read more

Best Instant Pot Chili Recipes

Best Instant Pot Chili Recipes

The varieties of chili are nearly endless – different meats, beanless or with different beans, and all sorts of flavor combinations. The Instant Pot makes preparing any of these varieties of chili super easy and quick. We’ve compiled this list of great Instant Pot chili recipes to inspire your inner chef and feed a hungry … Read more