Instant Pot, Recipes

Congee (Juk) in the Instant Pot

Lately I have been making this soup in the pressure cooker and it turned out so good. It makes this tidy and quick soup the perfect meal when you're wanting something warm and tasty.  If you're interested in the stove top version go here. Congee (Juk) This is my ultimate comfort food!  Easy to make… Continue reading Congee (Juk) in the Instant Pot

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Congee (Juk)

I have written out instructions here for the pressure cooker. I alternate between the two methods because sometimes nothing beats the stove top. Nostalgia I guess! This is my ultimate comfort food! Easy to make and I always have the ingredients - rice, water, chicken or beef, seasonings. I loved all the meals my parents… Continue reading Congee (Juk)

Instant Pot, Recipes

Macaroni and Cheese (Instant Pot)

3 cups uncooked macaroni 3 cups water 1/2 cup milk Olive oil or butter Salt Grated cheese Put pasta, water, salt. Cook 4 minutes and quick release. Stir cheese and milk in and stir until melted. Too quick and easy!

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Pot Roast – pressure cooker

Last night I tried something new with the instant pot. I had a nice roast beef that I wanted to make for supper. Originally, I was intending to put in in the oven but wondered if I could use the pressure cooker…after all a slow cooker works (or so I have heard but never actually… Continue reading Pot Roast – pressure cooker

Instant Pot, Recipes

Chinese Beef Stew

Yahoooo!!! Another my girl approved meal... Tonight I made Chinese Beef Stew and it turned out fantastic! I love my Instant Pot!! So before I forget this is how l made it: Stewing beef Onions Beef broth cornstarch Garlic Soy sauce Hoisin sauce Worcestershire sauce Carrots Oil Pepper Ginger Star anise On saute cook onions… Continue reading Chinese Beef Stew

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Chicken & Yams

6 chicken thighs Tomato cut up into big chunks Onion 2 yams Salt Water or broth 1/2 cup Cremini mushrooms or whatever is in the fridge. Saute onions. Place chicken and yams, pepper and salt on top. Put lid on and set the poultry setting. Add mushrooms at the very end while the pot is… Continue reading Chicken & Yams