Courtesy of Corrie Cooks
Instant Pots and other multicookers are known for their ability to cook everything from hearty breakfasts to weeknight meals quickly and easily. But like any new tool you might get for your kitchen, it takes some practice to use it to perfection.
While there are a plethora of recipes you can make with your Instant Pot, there are some essential recipes that are perfect for beginners so you can get comfortable using this versatile kitchen tool. These are some of the ones you should start with.
Steamed vegetables make for a quick side, and any extra can be easily incorporated into dishes that use leftover vegetables. Although this particular recipe calls for green beans, yellow beans and cauliflower, any of your favorite veggies will work.
Brussels sprouts probably aren’t one of your children’s favorite vegetables, but this recipe could change that. If you would like to make it healthier, you can use olive oil — a food you should eat every day — instead of butter.
Broccoli is one of the most popular vegetables in the United States. It gets an extra twist in this recipe using peanut oil, soy sauce, fish sauce, rice wine, ginger and garlic.
Although jam is not a main dish or even a side dish, it is often used on toast, biscuits and more of the most iconic breakfast foods.
Hard-boiled eggs are perfect for a quick and easy breakfast and make the base of many vintage appetizers. You can cook your eggs any kind of way in your Instant Pot without worrying about overcooking them.
Not only does this recipe come together quickly, but it is also bursting with flavor thanks to bacon, sweet potatoes, onions and peppers. Although there are many easy casserole recipes you can make for breakfast, the Instant Pot makes them even easier.
A breakfast staple, banana bread can be just as fluffy and moist when made in an Instant Pot. Flavored with cinnamon, vanilla and ripe bananas, this banana bread is great for busy mornings.
Make your black-eyed peas in the blink of an eye when you use an Instant Pot. Not only are they a delicious side dish, but they are also a food that improves brain health.
A chicken recipe that is perfect for busy weeknights, these wings are not only super simple to make, but they are also keto-friendly.
Chicken adobo is a classic and popular dish that is native to the Philippines, making it a food from around the world that you can make at home. Once you throw all of your ingredients into the Instant Pot, a delicious meal comes out for you to enjoy,
Many people have their own thoughts on the best way to make scrambled eggs — and one of them is making them in an Instant Pot in just five minutes. If you’re looking for more morning inspiration, scrambling your eggs is just one of the 101 ways you can cook eggs.
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