93 Of Our Best Instant Pot Recipes That Are Total Game Changers (2024)

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An Instant Pot is magical — it slow cooks, pressure cooks, can make rice, steams, and even sautés! We rounded up some simple and time-saving Instant Pot recipes that are also absolutely delicious. Whether you're short on time, hungry, or just impatient, these recipes are for you. 1. Instant Pot Whole Herb Chicken 2. Instant Pot Lasagna 3. Instant Pot Butter Chicken 4. Instant Pot Mac & Cheese 5. Instant Pot Root Beer Pulled Pork 6. Instant Pot Chicken Biryani 7. Instant Pot Chicken Bone Broth 8. Instant Pot Beef Bulgogi 9. Instant Pot Summer Corn and Bacon Soup 10. Instant Pot Short Ribs 11. Instant Pot Chicken Noodle Soup 12. Instant Pot Beef Stew 13. Instant Pot Pulled Chicken 14. Instant Pot Birria Tacos 15. Instant Pot Beef Chili 16. Instant Pot Beef Ragu 17. Instant Pot Langarwali Dal 18. Instant Pot Luau Stew 19. Instant Pot Jollof 20. Instant Pot Yogurt 21. Instant Pot Mexican Chili 22. Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup 23. Tangy Instant Pot Baby Back Ribs 24. Instant Pot Carnitas 25. Instant Pot Pasta Primavera 26. Instant Pot Cinnamon Rolls 27. Instant Pot Baby Potatoes 28. Vegan Instant Pot Tacos with Smoky Lentils and Rice 29. Veggie-Packed Mac 'n' Cheese 30. Instant Pot Coq Au Vin 31. Instant Pot Chicken Soup with Matzo Balls 32. Instant Pot Sweet Potato Casserole 33. Instant Pot White Bean Chicken Chili 34. Salsa Chicken 35. Instant Pot Crème Brûlée 36. Instant Pot Pumpkin Walnut Chili 37. Instant Pot Shrimp Paella 38. Instant Pot Thai Curry Noodles 39. Instant Pot Harissa-Spiced Rice 40. Instant Pot Chicken Tinga 41. Instant Pot Country Chicken 42. Instant Pot BBQ Pulled Pork 43. Instant Pot Chicken Nachos 44. Instant Pot Spaghetti with Meat Sauce 45. Creamy Cajun Chicken Alfredo 46. Instant Pot Ground Beef and Pasta 47. Instant Pot Fettuccine Alfredo with Chicken 48. Instant Pot Beef and Potato Stew 49. Instant Pot Chicken and Potato Soup 50. Instant Pot Broccoli Cheddar Soup 51. Instant Pot Butternut Squash Soup 52. Instant Pot Potato Corn Chowder 53. Chicken Taco Soup 54. Instant Pot Pasta Soup 55. Instant Pot Coconut Chicken Curry Stew 56. Beef and Barley Soup 57. Vegan Carrot Ginger Soup 58. Instant Pot Sweet Potato Soup 59. Instant Pot Vegan Lasagna Soup 60. Instant Pot Cashew Chicken 61. Instant Pot Lemon Garlic Chicken 62. Easiest Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken 63. Whole30 Indian Saag Chicken 64. Crispy Chicken Carnitas 65. Instant Pot Chicken and Potatoes 66. Instant Pot Ramen 67. Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas 68. Six-Minute Shrimp Boil 69. Beef and Bacon Chili 70. Cod with Tomatoes, Olives, and Capers 71. Stuffed Peppers 72. Instant Pot Pinto Beans with Chorizo 73. French Dip Sandwiches 74. Instant Pot Vegan Chili 75. Instant Pot Golden Lentil and Spinach Soup 76. Instant Pot Lentil Curry 77. Vegetarian Portobello Pot Roast 78. Vegetarian Tikka Masala 79. Instant Pot Vegan Gumbo 80. Pizza Noodle Casserole 81. Five-Ingredient Mac and Cheese 82. Chicken Pot Pie Soup 83. Korean Chicken Meatballs 84. Honey Balsamic Chicken 85. Yellow Dal 86. Creamy Cajun Pasta 87. Chicken Tacos 88. Green Chile Chicken Chowder 89. Chicken Burrito Bowl 90. Pressure Cooker Spaghetti Sauce 91. Slow Cooker Tortellini Soup with Sausage and Kale 92. And finally, Coconut Lime Quinoa Trending Recipes Trending Recipes More Tasty Guides More Tasty Guides

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An Instant Pot is magical — it slow cooks, pressure cooks, can make rice, steams, and even sautés! We rounded up some simple and time-saving Instant Pot recipes that are also absolutely delicious. Whether you're short on time, hungry, or just impatient, these recipes are for you.

From Instant Pot French dip sandwiches and lasagnas to mac 'n' cheese and beef bulgogi, we've got enough classic Instant Pot recipes to keep you fed for weeks.

1. Instant Pot Whole Herb Chicken

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Cooking a whole chicken is as easy as 1-2-3 with this classic dinner recipe. You can broil the chicken after cooking for crispy skin while you reduce the pan juices in the Instant Pot to make an easy gravy.

Recipe: Instant Pot Whole Herb Chicken

2. Instant Pot Lasagna

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This recipe is further proof that you really can cook just about anything in an Instant Pot — even a whole lasagna. For a cheesy topping that's perfectly browned, just pop it into the oven under the broiler for two to four minutes.

Recipe:Instant Pot Lasagna

3. Instant Pot Butter Chicken

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You can play with the level of creaminess here by swapping the whole milk yogurt with Greek yogurt or even cream.

Recipe:Instant Pot Butter Chicken

4. Instant Pot Mac & Cheese

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If you don't have cheddar, then gouda, Gruyère, sharp cheddar, and shredded mozzarella could also work here. For a slightly creamier dish, you could also try adding a few tablespoons of extra milk.

Recipe:Instant Pot Mac & Cheese

5. Instant Pot Root Beer Pulled Pork

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Adding a can of root beer will result in tender, juicy pulled pork that comes with a hint of irresistible sweetness.

Recipe:Instant Pot Root Beer Pulled Pork

6. Instant Pot Chicken Biryani

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Just like any good biryani, this chicken is marinated with a variety of spices, including ginger, cayenne, and turmeric. For the fullest flavor, try to leave the chicken in the yogurt mixture for at least an hour in the fridge.

Recipe:Instant Pot Chicken Biryani

7. Instant Pot Chicken Bone Broth

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Homemade bone broth is the perfect easy addition to your meal prep game. Use up those kitchen scraps from other recipes (#zerowaste) while adding extra flavor and nutrition to your meals. Use it to bolster homemade soups and sauces, or sip straight from a mug on a chilly day.

Recipe: Instant Pot Chicken Bone Broth

8. Instant Pot Beef Bulgogi

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Adding an Asian pear to this dish helps to both tenderize the meat and impart a light sweetness to the dish. If you can't find Asian pears at your local grocery store, you can also try apples, kiwis, or pineapple.

Recipe:Instant Pot Beef Bulgogi

9. Instant Pot Summer Corn and Bacon Soup

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For an even thicker soup, you can try adding a bit of cornstarch (start out with just a bit, then gradually work more in while stirring) or more cream to the final product.

Recipe:Instant Pot Summer Corn and Bacon Soup

10. Instant Pot Short Ribs

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As many commenters note, this recipe leans a bit salty for many diners. Consider cutting the soy sauce in half, or use low-sodium soy sauce, and skip the step where you salt the ribs.

Recipe:Instant Pot Short Ribs

11. Instant Pot Chicken Noodle Soup

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Shredded rotisserie chicken, egg noodles, and some sliced vegetables are all you need to make this classic comfort food. Crush up some Saltines and sprinkle them on top for the full diner experience.

Recipe:Instant Pot Chicken Noodle Soup

12. Instant Pot Beef Stew

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Depending on what kind of potatoes you use, yours might actually disintegrate into the soup, thickening it up without the help of cornstarch. For a lighter broth (or simply to stretch out your leftovers), just add a bit of water.

Recipe:Instant Pot Beef Stew

13. Instant Pot Pulled Chicken

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Enjoy as a sandwich, in a salad, or on a bed of rice — the possibilities are endless! (Which is why you'll be glad you used a whole rotisserie chicken for this recipe.)

Recipe:Instant Pot Pulled Chicken

14. Instant Pot Birria Tacos

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Birria is a traditional Mexican goat stew made by slow-cooking goat meat with a variety of herbs and spices. It's spicy and delectable, and used here as a taco filling you'll want to make again and again.

Recipe:Instant Pot Birria Tacos

15. Instant Pot Beef Chili

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Top with sour cream, cheddar, and cilantro, and serve with our favorite skillet cornbread recipe.

Recipe:Instant Pot Beef Chili

16. Instant Pot Beef Ragu

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This ragu is also great with egg noodles, in a halved spaghetti squash, or even with polenta.

Recipe:Instant Pot Beef Ragu

17. Instant Pot Langarwali Dal

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Made with a mix of black dal and split chickpea lentils, this vegetarian dish is as picturesque as it is delicious. It's also filled with tons of good-for-you proteins, layered spiciness, and a comforting flavor.

Recipe:Instant Pot Langarwali Dal

18. Instant Pot Luau Stew

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Green luau or taro (called kalo in Hawaiian) leaves can be found at just about any shop in Hawaii, where this dish is from. (They're also beautiful, which isn't something I say about all leafy greens!) If you live in the other 49 states, you can always try Amazon or substitute with spinach or collard greens.

Recipe:Instant Pot Luau Stew

19. Instant Pot Jollof

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Irresistible, smoky, and spicy,jollof is at your fingertips with this Instant Pot recipe. If you're not a fan of spice, leave out the habanero peppers and you'll still get the full jollof experience.

Recipe:Instant Pot Jollof

20. Instant Pot Yogurt

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Whole milk and uncultured yogurt is all you need to make your own batch of homemade yogurt. To start, sterilize your Instant Pot with boiling water so you're not accidentally incubating some germs along with your yogurt.

Recipe:Instant Pot Yogurt

21. Instant Pot Mexican Chili

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It's wild how such an easy recipe can yield such a rich and flavorful chili. The whole process is basically just three steps: Chop ingredients, place them in the Instant Pot, then wait six to eight hours. You'll have plenty of time to focus on the most important part of the cooking process: garnishing your individual bowl of chili with all the toppings you want, including shredded cheddar, avocado slices, and tortilla chips.

Recipe:Instant Pot Mexican Chili

22. Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup

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Made with chicken, vegetables, and a blend of spices, you’ll be curling up with a bowl of this delicious soup in no time. Top it off with tortilla strips, cilantro, avocado, crema, Panela cheese, and lime wedges to balance out the spice.

Recipe: Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup

23. Tangy Instant Pot Baby Back Ribs

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These ribs are packed with flavor from the dry rub and tangy barbecue sauce, and so tender that the meat practically falls off the bone. Best of all, they are done in just about 45 minutes so you can enjoy even on busy weeknights.

Recipe: Tangy Instant Pot Baby Back Ribs

24. Instant Pot Carnitas

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Juicy and flavorful pork carnitas are made even easier with the quick tenderizing power of the Instant Pot. Serve the meat with your favorite toppings in tacos, burritos, rice bowls, or however your heart desires.

Recipe: Instant Pot Carnitas

25. Instant Pot Pasta Primavera

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Loaded with vegetables — plus an extra boost of protein from using chickpea noodles instead of traditional ones. With all the fresh ingredients, this recipe is a certified warm weather month dish. The lemon gives this dish such a refreshing flavor, you'll want to eat it every day of the summer.

Recipe: Instant Pot Pasta Primavera

26. Instant Pot Cinnamon Rolls

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Baking in the Instant Pot? You bet. You only need five ingredients for the icing (and five more for the filling) — plus, the dough is very forgiving. A perfectly easy recipe for even the most hopeless baker.

Recipe: Instant Pot Cinnamon Rolls

27. Instant Pot Baby Potatoes

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It's not surprising to me that in Belgium, fries can be a meal of their own. Enjoy these flavorful potatoes with some chicken or a beef stew, or pair them with an herby sour cream and a salad for a full meal.

Recipe:Instant Pot Baby Potatoes

28. Vegan Instant Pot Tacos with Smoky Lentils and Rice

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The meat-free filling —of brown rice, lentils, and spices — is super versatile and also makes a great base for meal prep bowls. The grain combo creates a satisfying texture, while the fresh veggies add unbeatable freshness. Wrap it all up in a corn tortilla and enjoy!

Recipe: Vegan Instant Pot Tacos With Smoky Lentils & Rice

29. Veggie-Packed Mac 'n' Cheese

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Featuring the green trinity: broccoli, spinach, and pesto. If you can't decide between a salad or pasta for dinner, now you don't have to because this recipe gives you the best of both worlds. This meal takes less than 15 minutes to make — and will take even less time for you to scarf down.

Recipe: Veggie-Packed Mac 'n' Cheese

30. Instant Pot Coq Au Vin

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This French dish, notorious for taking lots of time (and thyme!) can now be made in just 30 minutes with the help of your instant pot. Red wine, chicken, mashed potatoes, what's not to love? Bon ap-pot-it!

Recipe:Instant Pot Coq Au Vin

31. Instant Pot Chicken Soup with Matzo Balls

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This recipe emphasizes the magic of the instant pot. It makes a flavor-packed chicken soup — requiring a whole chicken, shiitake mushrooms, tons of herbs — as well as lotsa mazto balls.Name a cozier meal, we'll wait.

Recipe:Instant Pot Chicken Soup with Matzo Balls

32. Instant Pot Sweet Potato Casserole

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These instant pot-atotes are absoulutely delicious. Whether it's Thanksgiving or random Thursday in July, sweet potato casserole is something to be thankful for. This sweet dish is perfect for a group dinner, as it yields 8 servings, or make leftovers just for yourself.

Recipe:Instant Pot Sweet Potato Casserole

33. Instant Pot White Bean Chicken Chili

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This colorful chili is light and brimming with spicy, savory flavors — the perfect dish to enjoy for several nights in a row. If you're in a hurry, you can buy pre-cooked chicken or a rotisserie chicken and add it in at the end.

Recipe:Instant Pot White Bean Chicken Chili

34. Salsa Chicken

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Tender chicken cooked in flavorful salsa — what could be better? This dish utilizes so many fresh flavors: red onions, tomatoes, cilantro, lime, and jalapeño pepper. Slice up some avocado and sprinkle it on top for best results.

Recipe: Salsa Chicken

35. Instant Pot Crème Brûlée

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Go slow and steady when tempering the egg mixture, and try and add only the smallest trickles of the warmed cream to start. If the cream is too hot or is added too fast, you'll risk curdling the egg mixture!

Recipe:Instant Pot Crème Brûlée

36. Instant Pot Pumpkin Walnut Chili

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PSLs might be seasonal, but pumpkin walnut chili is in fashion all year round. However, we will caution you that with this cozy blend of red lentils, walnuts, pumpkin puree, black beans, and smoked paprika, you'll wish it were fall after all.

Recipe:Instant Pot Pumpkin Walnut Chili

37. Instant Pot Shrimp Paella

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This colorful dish is sponsored by saffron, paprika, red peppers, limes, and — the star of the show — shrimp. If shrimp isn't your thing, swap it out for another protein you have in your fridge; it's NBD. This paella recipe only takes half an hour to make, but it'll probably be gobbled up instantly!

Recipe:Instant Pot Shrimp Paella

38. Instant Pot Thai Curry Noodles

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Is it just me or are you also salivating? Don't fret, with an instant pot, these Thai curry noodles will be yours in no Thai-me. Even better, this dish is vegan and gluten free, so it's the perfect food to serve at your next dinner party. Throw in some tofu if you're looking for more protein.

Recipe:Instant Pot Thai Curry Noodles

39. Instant Pot Harissa-Spiced Rice

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Spice up your life with some scrumptious rice, sprinkled with harissa. To complement the heat of the harissa, add some sweetness with orange zest and dates. This recipe has an out-of-this-world flavor profile you won't want to miss.

Recipe:Instant Pot Harissa-Spiced Rice

40. Instant Pot Chicken Tinga

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Craving some chicken Tinga? With your instant pot it's simple: for the Tinga, all you need is onion, olive oil, chipotle in adobo sauce, canned tomatoes, chicken, and cilantro. In 30 minutes, this delish dish could be yours. To spruce up your left overs, add a tortilla and make chicken Tinga tacos!

Recipe:Instant Pot Chicken Tinga

41. Instant Pot Country Chicken

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This delicious chicken dish takes just over an hour to make. Combine three pounds of chicken with baby red potatoes, onions, green peas, celery and carrots to create an *instant* classic.

Recipe:Instant Pot Country Chicken

42. Instant Pot BBQ Pulled Pork

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Instant pot pulled pork? You must be pullin' my leg! In just over an hour, these bad boys could be yours. All it takes is some pork shoulder, chicken stock, barbecue sauce, hella spices, and a little bit of patience. It's worth the wait!

Recipe:Instant Pot BBQ Pulled Pork

43. Instant Pot Chicken Nachos

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When you think of instant pots, nachos isn't typically the first thing that comes to mind. But these decadent nachos — topped with sour cream, guacamole, and cilantro — will prove that instant pot nachos + nachos are the perfect tag team!

Recipe:Instant Pot Chicken Nachos

44. Instant Pot Spaghetti with Meat Sauce

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If you've never cooked pasta in an Instant Pot before, you're missing out. In many recipes — like this one — the noodles cook directly in the sauce, giving you an end result that's packed with flavor from the inside out.

Recipe: Instant Pot Spaghetti With Meat Sauce

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Dinner-wise, is there anything better than creamy, dreamy chicken Alfredo? (Nope!)

Recipe: Creamy Cajun Chicken Alfredo

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This only pressure cooks for five minutes — and prep is super minimal.

Recipe: Instant Pot Ground Beef & Pasta

47. Instant Pot Fettuccine Alfredo with Chicken

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To upgrade the jarred sauce, you'll also toss in fresh garlic, parsley, and parm.

Recipe: Instant Pot Fettuccine Alfredo With Chicken

48. Instant Pot Beef and Potato Stew

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This breaks down to just about $2 per serving — and makes enough for six.

Recipe: Instant Pot Beef & Potato Stew

49. Instant Pot Chicken and Potato Soup

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To make this ring in at under $10, stick to just one type of potatoes (instead of two) and use canned corn instead of fresh.

Recipe: Instant Pot Chicken & Potato Soup

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Vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free — and something everyone will love.

Recipe: Instant Pot Butternut Squash Soup

52. Instant Pot Potato Corn Chowder

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Hearty and comforting — and makes for great leftovers.

Recipe: Instant Pot Potato Corn Chowder

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Top your bowl with diced jalapeño, sliced avocado, and some tortilla strips for crunch.

Recipe: Chicken Taco Soup

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For those times when you can't decide between pasta and soup. 😋

Recipe: Instant Pot Pasta Soup

55. Instant Pot Coconut Chicken Curry Stew

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Spinach is in season right now — and this hearty stew packs a full two cups of it.

Recipe: Instant Pot Coconut Chicken Curry Stew

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Cold nights call for piping hot bowls of this hearty soup loaded with tender beef, chewy barley, and lots of veggies.

Recipe: Beef and Barley Soup

57. Vegan Carrot Ginger Soup

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If you recently got an Instant Pot and aren't quite sure where to begin, this super-nourishing soup is a great starting point. It's nutritious and very hands-off, letting you sit back and witness the magic of your new IP.

Recipe: Vegan Carrot Ginger Soup

58. Instant Pot Sweet Potato Soup

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This has plenty of protein, fiber, and healthy fats from the sweet potato, black beans, and avocado.

Recipe: Instant Pot Sweet Potato Soup

59. Instant Pot Vegan Lasagna Soup

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Lasagna! Soup! Can't think of anything more comforting, tbh. Especially when you add some garlic bread on the side.

Recipe: Instant Pot Vegan Lasagna Soup

60. Instant Pot Cashew Chicken

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The simple sauce — which includes soy sauce, garlic, and ginger — comes together quickly and packs a ton of flavor.

Recipe: Instant Pot Cashew Chicken

61. Instant Pot Lemon Garlic Chicken

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Works equally well with fresh or frozen chicken — and makes enough for six servings. This dish is so easy to make, as it only takes 20 minutes. Pair it with roasted veggies, like asparagus, broccoli, zucchini or cauliflower.

Recipe: Instant Pot Lemon Garlic Chicken

62. Easiest Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken

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Serve this piled onto your ~vessel~ of choice — like tortillas or lettuce wraps.

Recipe: Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken

63. Whole30 Indian Saag Chicken

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40aprons.com

A paleo and Whole30-compliant take on saag paneer, this chicken version is super rich and satisfying.

Recipe: Whole30 Indian Saag Chicken

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Just throw all the ingredients into the IP and let the juicy chicken cook itself. When it's done, toss in the oven for a few extra minutes so it gets extra brown and crispy.

Recipe: Crispy Chicken Carnitas

65. Instant Pot Chicken and Potatoes

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A classic crowd-pleaser, and rightfully so.

Recipe: Instant Pot Chicken & Potatoes

66. Instant Pot Ramen

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Your favorite college staple, bulked up with eggs, chicken, and other goodies.

Recipe: Instant Pot Ramen

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Just toss the chicken + veggies into your IP on its slow cooker setting — and load up the final product with your favorite toppings.

Recipe: Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas

68. Six-Minute Shrimp Boil

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Old Bay makes everything better.

Recipe: Six-Minute Shrimp Boil

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This freezes really well, so feel free to make extra!

Recipe: Keto Beef & Bacon Chili

70. Cod with Tomatoes, Olives, and Capers

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This works with fresh or frozen cod fillets, and the briny, Mediterranean-style broth adds a ton of flavor.

Recipe: Cod with Tomatoes, Olives, and Capers

71. Stuffed Peppers

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You can substitute ground beef for turkey or, if you want a meatless meal, use black beans or quinoa.

Recipe:Stuffed Peppers

72. Instant Pot Pinto Beans with Chorizo

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This quick and easy recipe never disappoints.

Recipe: Instant Pot Pinto Beans With Chorizo

73. French Dip Sandwiches

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Sandwiches, ranked: 1. French Dips. 2. All other sandwiches.

Recipe: French Dip Sandwiches

74. Instant Pot Vegan Chili

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fitfoodiefinds.com

This is high in protein and fiber — and freezes super well.

Recipe: Instant Pot Vegan Chili

75. Instant Pot Golden Lentil and Spinach Soup

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Vegetarian and vegan-friendly — and cooks up in all of 12 minutes.

Recipe: Instant Pot Golden Lentil & Spinach Soup

76. Instant Pot Lentil Curry

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Don’t be fooled by its modest appearance — this lentil dish is plenty vibrant, thanks to ingredients like ginger, garlic, turmeric, and curry powder.

Recipe: Instant Pot Lentil Curry

gimmesomeoven.com

A plant-based meal that even carnivores will love.

Recipe: Vegetarian Portobello Pot Roast

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This version swaps out chicken for cauliflower — and tastes amazing.

Recipe: Vegetarian Tikka Masala

79. Instant Pot Vegan Gumbo

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High in protein and fiber — and goes from prep to plate in about 30 minutes.

Recipe: Instant Pot Vegan Gumbo

80. Pizza Noodle Casserole

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thecreativebite.com

Feel free to toss in your favorite pizza toppings to customize this easy pasta recipe to fit your taste.

Recipe: Pizza Noodle Casserole

littlespicejar.com

Macaroni + butter + cheese + milk + spices = the easiest macaroni and cheese you'll ever make.

Recipe: Five-Ingredient Mac and Cheese

40aprons.com

The best part about this recipe? It's super rich yet completely dairy-free, thanks to a can of coconut milk.

Recipe: Chicken Pot Pie Soup

thebewitchinkitchen.com

Serve these meatballs over rice, fresh greens, or quinoa for a hearty dinner that comes together in no time at all.

Recipe: Korean Chicken Meatballs

eatwell101.com

Sweet, savory, and ridiculously easy to make.

Recipe: Honey Balsamic Chicken

mykitchenlove.com

Hearty lentils over warm rice = the ultimate cold night dinner.

Recipe: Yellow Dal

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This recipe calls for one tablespoon (!) of Cajun seasoning, so feel free to use a bit less if spicy food isn't your thing.

Recipe: Creamy Cajun Pasta

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The best part about this recipe? it only takes three ingredients and 30 minutes to come together. A serious win-win.

Recipe: Chicken Tacos

88. Green Chile Chicken Chowder

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A hearty base of cauliflower cream (aka cauliflower cooked in bone broth) gives this soup a rich texture without feeling heavy.

Recipe: Green Chile Chicken Chowder

89. Chicken Burrito Bowl

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Load this into tortillas for a simple BYO taco night that's made entirely in the Instant Pot.

Recipe: Chicken Burrito Bowl

90. Pressure Cooker Spaghetti Sauce

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All the flavor of a classic all-day sauce in a fraction of the time.

Recipe:Pressure Cooker Spaghetti Sauce

91. Slow Cooker Tortellini Soup with Sausage and Kale

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The soup simmers low and slow for four hours, then the tortellini is dropped in near the end so it doesn't overcook.

Recipe:Slow Cooker Tortellini Soup with Sausage & Kale

92. And finally, Coconut Lime Quinoa

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You'll make this using the rice cooker function. Before serving, just top with your favorite meat or veggies.

Recipe: Coconut Lime Quinoa

This article contains content fromMichelle No,Melissa Jameson andJesse Szewczyk.It was compiled by Kelly Rissman.

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