Pressure Cookers: Tutorials, Guides & Recipes

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Gobi Aloo

Aloo gobi is a very popular Indian recipe. In northern India, where I'm from, we call it gobi aloo. This vegetarian dish gets its flavors from turmeric, ginger, garlic and lime. —Soniya Saluja, The Belly Rules the Mind

Malai Kofta

Learn how to make malai kofta! This popular Indian recipe consists of delicious potato and cheese balls in a velvety...


Multi-Cooker Cheddar Gruyere Macaroni and Cheese

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You can't beat this rich and creamy Ninja Foodi mac and cheese. This multi-cooker recipe is a new twist on...


Instant Pot Black Beans

Instant Pot black beans are the key to a lot of my family's meals, whether for a weekend breakfast or...


Pressure-Cooker Potato Salad

I used to rarely make potato salad because it can be somewhat time-consuming, but because of this easy pressure-cooker potato...

Pressure-Cooker French Onion Soup

I love French onion soup on a cold night, but I don't love the time it takes. This is my...


Pressure-Cooker Cheesy Egg Casserole

This Instant Pot egg casserole is delicious, plus it's loaded with healthy veggies. It is easy to prepare and an...

Pressure-Cooker Vegetable Wild Rice Soup

This thick and hearty soup is packed with colorful vegetables. It's wonderful for lunch alongside a healthy salad or a...


Pressure-Cooker Black Bean Soup

Life can get really crazy with young children, but I never want to compromise when it comes to cooking. This...


Pressure-Cooker Greek-Style Lentil Soup

1 review

This is a nice warming soup on a chilly day. Lentils are so good for you, too! —Mary Smith, Columbia,...


Pressure-Cooker Spaghetti Squash with Tomatoes

This squash is perfect as a side dish, or top it with canned tuna to serve it as an entree....

Pressure-Cooker Chickpea Tagine

While traveling through Morocco, my wife and I fell in love with the complex flavors of the many tagines we...


Pressure-Cooker Sicilian Steamed Leeks

I love the challenge of developing recipes for my garden leeks, a delicious but underused vegetable. This Italian-flavored dish...


Pressure-Cooker Rosemary Beets

We’re a family of beet eaters. For a simple side, I use a one-dish cooker and let the beets mellow...


Pressure-Cooker Spice Trade Beans and Bulgur

A rich blend of treasured spices turn nutritious bulgur and chickpeas into a tangy stew with just the right amount...


Pressure-Cooker Cinnamon Blueberry French Toast

1 review

Healthy and hearty! That's the best way to describe this satisfying breakfast. It's one dish worth jumping out of...

Pressure-Cooker Apple Pie Steel-Cut Oatmeal

1 review

I absolutely love this one-dish oatmeal. The steel-cut oats have so much flavor and texture. My family loves to sprinkle...


Pressure-Cooker Cherry-Almond Oatmeal

Breakfast doesn't get much easier than when you take advantage of your all-in-one cooker and some fruit and nuts for...


Pressure-Cooker Raisin Nut Oatmeal

There’s no better feeling than starting off the day with a terrific breakfast. I love that the oats, fruit and...


Pressure-Cooker Rhubarb Compote with Yogurt

My Grandma Dot made rhubarb compote and always had some in the freezer when I came to visit. This breakfast...


Pressure-Cooker Eggs in Purgatory

2 reviews

Tomatoes and red pepper flakes add spicy zing to these saucy eggs. Serve them with toasted bread or sauteed polenta...


Pressure-Cooker Caponata

This Italian eggplant dip preps quickly and actually gets better as it stands. Serve it warm or at room temperature....


Pressure-Cooker Light Deviled Eggs

Our updated version of a classic appetizer uses only half the egg yolks of traditional deviled eggs and calls for...


Pressure-Cooker Manchester Stew

While in college, I studied abroad. A vegetarian at the time, I was pleasantly surprised by how delicious and diverse...

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Pressure-Cooker Stuffed Peppers

1 review

Here's a good-for-you dinner that's also a meal-in-one classic. Add a salad and, in just moments, call everyone to the...


Pressure-Cooker Homemade Chunky Applesauce

1 review

This applesauce is so easy. My family loves the things I make from scratch, and it's good knowing exactly what...


Pressure-Cooker Lentil Stew

This tasty vegetarian stew lets you take a break from meat. Adding the cream at the end gives it a...


Pressure-Cooked Broccoli Egg Cups

Serving brunch? These delicious Instant Pot egg cups are filled with crunchy bites of broccoli and served in ramekins. I...


Mashed Sweet Potatoes

4 reviews

Need a swift side dish? Try these spiced sweet potatoes from out Test Kitchen. They're quick to cook and easy...


Classic Hummus

3 reviews

We love hummus, and this version is really amazing. If you have a pressure cooker, this is an easy, tasty...