If you love your Instant Pot, you’ll be excited to try these delicious recipe ideas!
As a busy mom, I’m all about anything that helps me save time.
Enter Instant Pot: one of my kitchen heroes.
Of course, I always want my family to be able to enjoy nutritious and yummy meals.
On busy days though, that can be hard.
That’s one reason I love my Instant Pot so much.
It helps me create absolutely delicious recipes without spending tons of time in the kitchen.
This is the Instant Pot I use.
In this round up, I’ve gathered all sorts of great instant pot recipes.
You can make Instant Pot hard boiled eggs, Instant Pot chicken, Instant Pot mashed potatoes, Instant Pot beef stew (a favorite for us!), Instant Pot ribs, Instant Pot mac and cheese plus lots more!
Let’s dive right in to the best Instant Pot recipes!
- Your whole family will love this Slow Cooker Tuscan Soup recipe.
- We love this Easy Coca-Cola + BBQ Slow Cooker Chicken shredded on sandwiches!
- The entire gang will love these easy family meals.
What is an Instant Pot?
It’s an electronically controlled, combined pressure cooker and slow cooker. My model offers 7-in-1 features that help consolidate food prep and cooking all in one easy unit.
You’ll love how quickly and easily prep and cooking happen with it helping you!
19 Recipes for Your Instant Pot You’ll Love
1 INSTANT POT POT ROAST AND POTATOES
Packed with the best homemade flavors, this tender, and juicy pot roast is the perfect delicious and simple meal for your family to enjoy together!
2 INSTANT POT LITTLE SMOKIES
This easy Instant Pot Little Smokies recipe makes the best appetizer! Yummy ingredients combine to make a flavorful and easy sauce everyone will enjoy.
3 INSTANT POT CHICKEN WINGS
These are the best instant pot chicken wings, covered in a delicious BBQ sauce and cooked to a crispy perfection!
4 INSTANT POT PARMESAN GARLIC ARTICHOKES
from Family Fresh Meals
Anything that uses garlic and Parmesan is sure to be well liked in my family and this simple recipe Instant Pot recipe is no exception. You’ll only need half a dozen ingredients and these cook in half the time as stove top steaming thanks to your Instant Pot. YAY!
5 INSTANT POT MAC AND CHEESE
Mac and cheese is an absolute staple in our menu plan. We all love it — and I especially am looking forward to this easy version, simplified with help from my Instant Pot! This recipe is extra creamy and full of flavor and takes just 10 minutes to make.
6 INSTANT POT CAMPANELLE PASTA + SAUSAGE, CHICKEN & SPINACH
from This Worthey Life
This is definitely a recipe I’m looking forward to making when we have friends over. An amazing combo of flavors, it’s absolutely gorgeous as well.
7 INSTANT POT CHICKEN TIKKA MASALA
from The Savory Tooth
This incredibly beautiful dish is an Instant Pot friendly version of a classic recipe that you’ll love. It’s full of flavor, boasts tender chicken and lots of spices, alongside yummy rice. It’s the perfect dinner option.
8 INSTANT POT SHREDDED MEXICAN CHICKEN
from Taste and See
This yummy recipe is one I’ll make on a Sunday afternoon and use throughout the week in a variety of dishes. Bursting with flavor, this super tender chicken is perfect with tacos, burritos, enchiladas, taco salad or served with beans and rice. Winner, winner, chicken dinner!
9 15 MINUTE INSTANT POT ORANGE CHICKEN RECIPE
from A Fork’s Tale
I’m obsessed with this recipe — it’s ready in just minutes and has so.much.flavor. I actually doubled the recipe because I knew my boys were going to gobble it up — and I was right. I served it with brown rice and there were no leftovers. We don’t mess around when it comes to orange chicken in our family!
10 INSTANT POT CREAMY TUSCAN CHICKEN PASTA
from Cooking Classy
We don’t mess around when it comes to pasta in our house — it’s a menu staple we all love. As soon as I saw this recipe, I knew it would become a quick favorite. I was right! It comes together super quick and has all the flavors we love.
11 INSTANT POT CHICKEN CHOW MEIN RECIPE
from The Recipe Rebel
This delicious one pot meal is loaded with peppers, cabbage, peas and carrots creating a healthy meal everyone will love. Plus, it’s ready in only 30 minutes!
12 INSTANT POT SPAGHETTI SQUASH BUFFALO CHICKEN
from Taste and See
This mouthwatering recipe is low-carb and low-calorie all while bursting with delicious flavor. As if that’s not enough, look at those bright, bold colors… so lovely, it makes my heart happy!
13 INSTANT POT BEEF STEW
This great spin on a classic recipe is ready in a fraction of the time all while delivering amazing flavor and tender beef that tastes like it’s been simmering all day. I’m all sorts of in love with this recipe.
14 INSTANT POT STEAK TACOS
from Stay Snatched
Steak tacos are one of my favorite foods. This delicious Instant Pot version is packed with flavor and ready in 10 minutes. Topped with your choice of crisp, fresh veggies, this is a meal you’ll love too.
15 INSTANT POT BABY BACK RIBS
from I Wash… You Dry
My oldest son loves ribs, so I’m quite excited to try this recipe. They’re ready in just 25 minutes but sacrifice no flavor or tenderness. The custom spice rub is where it’s at with this dish — yummo!
16 INSTANT POT MONKEY BREAD
from Princess Pinky Girl
We love, love, love Monkey Bread in our family so I know this Instant Pot version will be great to add to our arsenal. I know it will get devoured in a snap.
17 BEST INSTANT POT PEACH COBBLER
from Life Family Fun
Peach cobbler is one of my all time favorite desserts. The fact I can make it in my Instant Pot is ridiculously exciting to me. I can’t wait to try this sweet, juicy treat!
18 INSTANT POT PUMPKIN CHEESECAKE
from Simply Happy Foodie
Pumpkin. Cheesecake. Need I say more? I’m totally intrigued this recipe is made in the Instant Pot — it’s ready in only an hour! Totally brilliant.
19 INSTANT POT RICE PUDDING
from The Typical Mom
I’ve heard that Instant Pot rice is where it’s at — so I’m excited to try this rice pudding recipe. I love the creamy, flavorful treat and you can’t beat a 10 minute dessert!
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Check out more great recipe ideas:
- Instant Pot Oreo Cheesecake
- Instant Pot Turkey
- Instant Pot Pot Roast