With the warmer months on the horizon, you should be planning to maximize your time outdoors rather than in the kitchen. But how do we enjoy more time doing fun summer actives and still have the energy to prepare a meal for ourselves or for loved ones? The solution is simple: Use your Instant Pot.
Planning on going to the beach for the day, but still want to cook a healthy dinner later that night? No problem, just prepare all your ingredients and set your Instant Pot to the specified recipe setting before you leave, and by the time you return, you’ll have a delicious dinner waiting for you.
This multi-cooker has the ability to cook just about anything. From pizza dough to cheesecake and, of course, ribs, you will be surprised how much this magical kitchen tool can pump out. So be sure to invest in an Instant Pot (or borrow your best friend’s) if you don’t already own one, and be sure to try these 20 easy instant pot recipes perfect for summer.
This Tex-Mex dish is a favorite comfort food for some Southerners, and is much easier to prepare than traditional enchiladas. By using an Instant Pot, and layering the ingredients rather than rolling, you can cook a delicious homemade dinner in less than an hour.
Packed with flavor, this frittata couldn’t be more straightforward to cook. If broccoli, ham, and peppers aren’t your favorite combination, though, feel free to use whatever you have on hand.
Thanks to the incredible Instant Pot, you can now bring the common flavors of the Philippines to your home. Chicken thighs add great flavor and texture to this sweet and tangy dish.
This recipe is not only quick and easy to prepare, but it also easy on your wallet. This ground beef dish is extremely versatile, but it tastes particularly great served with tortillas for a DIY taco night.
These gluten-free meatballs are a great variation on the classic dish. Made with chicken, the recipe is light but also satisfying.
Addicted to Buffalo wings? Then try this recipe, which marries the flavors of Buffalo wings with the convenience of cooking in an Instant Pot. Serve with your favorite homemade blue cheese dressing and celery sticks.
Bring the flavors of the Caribbean to your home with this Jamaican spice-rubbed chicken recipe. This dish takes less than an hour to prepare and makes for an effortless dinner.
If you are a lover of cheesecake but not the biggest fan of baking, this dessert is for you! This easy recipe doesn’t require much effort, but will yield a delicious result every time.
Love meatloaf, but don’t love having to turn on your oven to make it? This recipe is for you and can be ready in under an hour with your Instant Pot.
This recipe screams warm weather and is perfect for your next backyard barbecue. The best part is that by using your Instant Pot, the pork shoulder takes half the time to cook than in a tradition smoker or oven.
If you’re not the best planner and you need to whip up last-minute ribs, you will love this recipe. The Instant Pot helps you make your favorite comfort food in less than two hours.
These chicken drumsticks are like an adult version of Buffalo wings. They are easy to prepare and are perfect for weeknight dinner that can be made in no time at all.
This tasty recipe is great on its own, but can be served with your favorite protein or vegetables for a quick and easy healthy meal.
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