Homemade Vanilla Extract – Instant Pot

Have you checked the price of bottled vanilla extract at your supermarket lately? You simply cannot afford to buy it anymore! Cyclone damage and climate shift have decimated the vanilla bean crop in several of...

Apple Butter in the Instant Pot

Apple were plentiful here in northern Michigan this fall, and, they were VERY tasty! Apple butter makes a thoughtful and tasty gift, and, since the Instant Pot makes most things easier, we decided to...

Quick and Carry’s Five Favorite Recipes for the Instant Pot

People ask us all the time: what are your favorite recipes for the Instant Pot? Because we started the #takeyourInstantPottoworkday idea as part of our Quick and Carry Kitchen show, folks know that we like...

Quick and Carry and the Girl Scouts!

The Quick and Carry Kitchen Show team travelled to Leland, Michigan to spend the afternoon of February 23 with Girl Scout Troop 4563. The troop is comprised of Daisy's, Brownies, and Girl Scouts and...

Julia Child and Coq Au Vin in the Instant Pot

  "As Julia Child used to say, Bon Appetit". If you have ever watched our Live Facebook Quick and Carry Kitchen show, you will know that I end the show by saying, "As Julia Child used...

The International Instant Pot

What is the culture of the Instant Pot in other parts of the world? Last week, a very nice lady from Great Britain watched our Live Quick and Carry Kitchen Show. As she is the...

Welcome to Quick and Carry Bags!

Hey there! We are so glad you have found us. Our new bag for the Instant Pot and other similar cookers is going to change your life! Cooks want to take their pots with them everywhere...

A Brief History of the Pressure Cooker

Did you know that the pressure cooker was invented in 1689? A French physicist named Denis Papin was experimenting with steam, hoping to use a steam digester to help food cook faster. Two years...

Quick and Carry Quality Control

When the first bag came, we were all so excited! Our idea was becoming a reality! When we first came up with the idea for our awesome Quick and Carry Transport bags for the Instant...

Dried Beans in the Instant Pot – Soak, or Not?

Beans, bean, that glorious fruit, the more you eat, the more you....well, you know. That school yard chant is based on truth - some beans are hard for some people to digest, and that...