Pressure Cookers: Tutorials, Guides & Recipes

Curious about pressure-cooking? You’re in the right place. We’ll show you how to use a pressure cooker pot, plus offer tips, recipes and techniques.

Add Filter

    Pressure-Cooker Wine-Braised Beef Shanks

    I adapted this from a slow-cooker recipe to one that takes about 2 hours start to finish, using a pressure cooker. Served over egg noodles or rice, it reminds me of Grandma's house. —Helen Nelander, Boulder Creek, California

    Pressure-Cooker Steel-Cut Oats and Berries

    I woke up one morning realizing I had forgotten to make overnight oats the night before. I tried an idea...


    Pressure-Cooker Spicy Sausage and Blue Cheese Peppers

    1 review

    I inherited an old pressure cooker from my aunt many years ago, before I was married. I made this delicious...


    Taste of Home Logo

    Pressure-Cooker White Chile Chicken Enchilada Soup

    I created this thick and creamy soup by adapting several recipes into one. Although previously a slow-cooker soup, the pressure...


    Pressure-Cooker Lentil and Sausage Soup

    I added a cup of dry red wine to this recipe because red wine in lentil soup is the bread...

    Pressure-Cooker Beef Osso Bucco

    Our beef osso bucco boasts a thick, savory sauce complemented by the addition of gremolata, a chopped herb condiment made...


    Multi-Cooker Bacon and Cheddar Potato Skins

    1 review

    Wondering how to make potato skins taste great? I top my restaurant-worthy bacon cheddar potato skins with a dollop of...

    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...


    Instant Pot Taco Pasta

    2 reviews

    This Instant Pot taco pasta is a welcome change from boring meals. I've taken all the flavors of tacos and...


    Pressure-Cooker Smoked Salmon Pasta

    1 review

    I love making one-pot pastas in my pressure cooker. Every noodle soaks up the flavors of the delicious ingredients. I...


    Pressure-Cooker Tequila Salsa Chicken

    I had this dish at a local Mexican restaurant when celebrating a friend's birthday. I fell in love with the...

    Pressure Cooker Creamy Pesto Chicken Stew

    I am a fan of thick stews and soups, so this dish is perfect! It's similar to a creamy broccoli...


    Pressure-Cooker Turkey with Berry Compote

    This delicious dish gives you a way to get all that yummy turkey flavor without heating up the house, and...


    Grandma’s Pressure-Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup

    I've made this soup weekly since I modified my grandma's recipe for the pressure cooker. Chicken soup, especially this one,...


    Pressure-Cooker Andouille Lentil Chili

    1 review

    This recipe has been in my family for a number of years, and it's still a hit today. The smoky...


    Instant Pot Clam Chowder

    3 reviews

    Clam chowder is especially tasty when it's served with a sprinkle of fresh thyme, bacon crumbles and crispy oyster crackers...

    Pizza Quinoa Casserole

    6 reviews

    If you like pizza night, give this healthy quinoa casserole a try! It's a fun way to sneak in a...


    Pressure Cooker Curried Pumpkin Risotto

    2 reviews

    This easy pumpkin risotto tastes like fall and gets a flavor boost from the curry. —Andrea Reaves, Stephens City, Virginia


    Pressure-Cooker Cinnamon Applesauce

    1 review

    Homemade applesauce is a breeze in an electric pressure cooker. A few minutes of prep and a short cook time...


    Pressure-Cooker Pumpkin Flans

    This silky, smooth dessert captures the essence and elegance of fall. I came up with the recipe myself, aiming to...


    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 English Pub Split Pea Soup

    2 reviews

    This family favorite is the same recipe my grandmother used. Now with the magic of today's appliances, I can spend...


    Pressure-Cooker Summer Squash

    We love squash, but I got bored with fixing plain old squash and cheese. I decided to jazz it up...

    Magazine Cover

    Subscribe & SAVE

    Save Up To 80%!

    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 Buffalo Wing Potatoes

    1 review

    I was getting tired of mashed potatoes and baked spuds, so I decided to create something new. This potluck-ready recipe...


    Pressure-Cooker Black-Eyed Peas with Ham

    1 review

    Here's a regional favorite I grew to love after moving to the South, pressure-cooker black-eyed peas. You'll never want to...


    Tout icon

    Pressure-Cooker Garlic Chicken and Broccoli

    4 reviews

    This simple riff on a classic Chinese chicken dish proves you can savor the takeout taste you crave while still...


    Pressure Cooker Spice-Braised Pot Roast

    2 reviews

    Herbs and spices give the beef an excellent flavor. I often serve this roast over noodles or with mashed potatoes,...


    Pressure Cooker Shredded Beef Lettuce Cups

    1 review

    I love this light yet lively dinner for busy days that are filled with swim lessons and outdoor activities. If...