Pressure Cooker Recipes

Pressure cookers give “fast food” a whole new meaning! Get recipes, including quick, easy, and healthy options for roasts, soups, and making beans from scratch.

Beef Stroganoff for Instant Pot®
Lissa

Beef Stroganoff for Instant Pot®

An electric pressure cooker (such as Instant Pot(R)) makes it easy to get fork-tender beef in this stroganoff recipe served with egg noodles.

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Spicy Pressure Cooker Short Ribs
Shyla Lane

Spicy Pressure Cooker Short Ribs

These standout pressure cooker ribs are cooked in an outrageously sweet and spicy sauce of habanero pepper, cola, raspberry jam, and cider.

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Risotto con Zafferano e Pancetta in Pentola a Pressione (Saffron and Pancetta Risotto)
miche

Risotto con Zafferano e Pancetta in Pentola a Pressione (Saffron and Pancetta Risotto)

Fragrant, flavorful saffron is the perfect ingredient in this simple, yet tasty risotto finished with pancetta, Parmesan cheese, and butter.

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Feijoada Nordestino (Northeastern Brazilian Black Bean Stew)
GRECKLE

Feijoada Nordestino (Northeastern Brazilian Black Bean Stew)

Enjoyed in Northeastern Brazil, this version of feijoada is made with dried black beans, smoked ham, and calabresa sausage.

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Vegetable Biryani (Tehri)
thesiamesecat

Vegetable Biryani (Tehri)

This bright yellow vegetarian biryani (tehri) is full of deliciously soft vegetables and fragrant long-grain rice cooked with Indian spices.

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Mexican Beef and Vegetable Stew
Baking Nana

Mexican Beef and Vegetable Stew

Tender chunks of beef and zesty diced tomatoes take this beef stew on a trip south of the border. A pressure cooker produces a 'simmered all day' taste in less than an hour.

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Rapid Chicken Stock
Liam Walshe

Rapid Chicken Stock

A pressure cooker is the secret to this faster chicken stock! Get all of the long-simmered flavor without the hours-long cooking.

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Instant Pot® Mushroom Risotto
Shauna James Ahern

Instant Pot® Mushroom Risotto

An Instant Pot(R) pressure cooker makes it so easy and quick to make this creamy, cheesy mushroom risotto that it feels like cheating.

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Chocolate Mousse Cheesecake
JJOHN32

Chocolate Mousse Cheesecake

Cheesecake in a pressure cooker? You bet! This cake improves with time, so make it the day before you plan to serve it.

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Perfect Pressure Cooker Pot Roast
MamaShea

Perfect Pressure Cooker Pot Roast

I make this meal quite often it is so simple and so quick and always comes out perfect, if you love tender roast you must try this!

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Carnitas - Pressure Cooker
Jennifer Sierra-Quick

Carnitas - Pressure Cooker

Pork butt is pressure-cooked to tender shreds with onion, garlic, orange, and a blend of spices in this recipe, done in less than 2 hours.

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Easy Pressure Cooker Pot Roast
ccsoccerbmxmom

Easy Pressure Cooker Pot Roast

VERY tender and delicious. Using the pressure cooker saves SO much time that this recipe can be used on a weekday and still you can manage to eat dinner at a decent hour.

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Pressure Cooker Teriyaki Chicken
LESLIESAMI

Pressure Cooker Teriyaki Chicken

Chicken thighs, crushed pineapple, cider vinegar, soy sauce, and spices are cooked in the pressure cooker for delicious teriyaki chicken in less than an hour!

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Instant Pot® Salsa Chicken
Tammy Lynn

Instant Pot® Salsa Chicken

Frozen chicken breasts rubbed with taco seasoning cook in an Instant Pot® with salsa and chicken broth for a quick and easy Tex-Mex meal.

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Jamaican Oxtail with Broad Beans
sunflowerBirmingham

Jamaican Oxtail with Broad Beans

This is a traditional Jamaican dish I was taught to cook by my grandmother.

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Pressure Cooker Carnitas
yellowpairs ♥

Pressure Cooker Carnitas

Cubes of pork shoulder meat are browned, then cooked in a pressure cooker with poblano, jalapeno, and serrano peppers, onions, and spices to make tender seasoned meat that's perfect for tacos.

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Pressure Cooker Chili
Spyce

Pressure Cooker Chili

Chili cooked in a pressure cooker is fast, and the spices and unsweetened cocoa give it a rich flavor.

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Jen's Pressure Cooker Pot Roast
jenonymous

Jen's Pressure Cooker Pot Roast

A pressure cooker is a must for making a tough roast tender. In our large family when I was growing up, this was everyone's most-requested birthday dinner. When my mother was reducing her household size for a move, she gave me her pressure cooker, and I am now teaching my children to make this favorite as well.

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Pressure Cooker Bone-In Pork Chops, Baked Potatoes, and Carrots
txjackson

Pressure Cooker Bone-In Pork Chops, Baked Potatoes, and Carrots

Cook your pork chops, baked potatoes, and carrots together in a pressure cooker for this quick and easy weeknight meal.

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Pressure Cooker Italian Chicken Soup
Julie M

Pressure Cooker Italian Chicken Soup

Using a pressure cooker to make this flavorful chicken soup speeds time cooking the pearl barley; a process that normally takes 1-2 hours can happen in 9 minutes. If you don't have a pressure cooker, use a heavy stockpot for stovetop cooking, add more stock, as some will cook away, and allow more cooking time.

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Authentic Bangladeshi Beef Curry
Maisha Dewan

Authentic Bangladeshi Beef Curry

This spicy beef curry is best served with plain basmati rice or eaten with naan or pita bread. It can be made on the stovetop, in a slow cooker, or in a pressure cooker.

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Sausage, Kale, and White Bean Soup
Always Cooking Up Something

Sausage, Kale, and White Bean Soup

A comforting bean soup with spicy sausage and leafy kale. Easy to put together and delicious on a cold winter's day. You can substitute other sausage, onion instead of shallots, and other greens for the kale, and it will still be tasty!

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Pressure Cooker Red Beans and Sausage
raquel11882

Pressure Cooker Red Beans and Sausage

Tender red beans, sliced hickory-smoked pork sausage, onion, celery, and bell pepper are spiced with Cajun seasoning in this comforting meal. Best served over hot cooked rice.

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Cabbage Tamales
rlt11_NMC

Cabbage Tamales

A delicious combo of German and Mexican food, these spicy cabbage rolls can be made in your slow cooker or pressure cooker - or they can be frozen and then baked.

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Instant Pot® Charro (Refried Beans)
droach3

Instant Pot® Charro (Refried Beans)

The Instant Pot(R) electric pressure cooker does all the work in this easy recipe for Mexican "charro" beans with onion, cumin, and cilantro.

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Pressure Cooker Messy Lasagna
Woodmnky

Pressure Cooker Messy Lasagna

Ground beef, spinach, tomato, and ricotta cheese are combined with bow tie pasta in this quick and easy pressure cooker version of lasagna.

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Pressure Cooker Split Pea Soup
Knifehat

Pressure Cooker Split Pea Soup

This Pressure Cooker Split Pea Soup recipe will come in handy when you need to get a filling, comforting dinner on the table in a hurry.

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