Instant Pot

An oval bowl with Instant Pot mushroom risotto and Parmesan cheese on the side.
Instant Pot, Plant-based, Sides

Instant Pot mushroom risotto


Instant Pot mushroom risotto is savory, wholesome and creamy. It’s a great electric pressure cooker dish for a mid-week meal. This recipe can also be made plant-based. Savory mushroom risotto is one of my favorite dishes to make with an Instant Pot (electric pressure cooker). Imagine perfectly cooked el dente […]

A big bowl of creamy cheesy mac and cheese topped with parsley sprigs.
Instant Pot, Pasta

Instant Pot macaroni and cheese


Yes, you can make creamy, delicious macaroni and cheese in an Instant Pot / electric pressure cooker / multi-cooker!! I use a blend of sharp cheddar cheese, Neufchatel cheese and Parmesan cheese in this homemade macaroni and cheese recipe. This blend of cheeses gives a rich creamy and tangy flavor. Plus it’s easy and fun to make!

Two BBQ chicken sliders placed on a cutting board. Pickles and buns in the background.
Instant Pot, Main courses

Instant Pot BBQ chicken sliders


Use your electric pressure cooker to whip up this family favorite. Instant Pot BBQ chicken sliders are a quick meal any day of the week. Serve with classic coleslaw and sweet bread and butter pickles. This post may contain affiliate links. See policy for more information. I like to use […]

Pasta spaghetti with meat sauce.
Instant Pot, Pasta

Instant Pot bolognese sauce


Bolognese is a versatile meat sauce that can dress up many different kinds of pasta such as spaghetti, pappardelle, penne or rigatoni. Recently, I’ve started making my favorite traditional bolognese sauce in my Instant Pot.  Whether this Instant Pot bolognese sauce recipe is cooked fast or slow it makes a […]

An oval white casserole dish with shredded seasoned chicken. Taco fixings on the side.
Instant Pot

Instant Pot chicken tacos


Need a quick and flavorful mid-week meal for Taco Tuesday?  Instant Pot chicken tacos is a definite winner winner chicken dinner! I feel like I hit the jackpot with this recipe because its quick, flavorful and everyone (and I mean even the pickiest of my little eaters) loves it. That […]

A fresh taco filled with shredded pork and topped with pico de gallo.
Instant Pot, Main courses

Instant Pot carnitas tacos


Using an Instant Pot electric pressure cooker/multi-cooker to make this classic slow-braised dish gets dinner on the table fast and makes the meat deliciously tender. These Instant Pot carnitas have a slight citrusy hint of sweetness and are a versatile family favorite. Pictured here, I served the carnitas with tortillas, […]