Instant Pot in the News: A Comparison

Traditional recipes:  Instant Pot or Dutch Oven? Alex Van Buren recently published a piece in the Washington Post that compares cooking in the Instant Pot to dishes traditionally cooked long and slow in a Dutch...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Careful With Tips and Tricks – Part Two

If you are following along with the story of how much of the information out there about the Instant Pot is true, correct, wrong, terribly misleading...there is more today, on Today.com! How much of 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...

Plant-based Eating and the Instant Pot

Most of us know that we should eat more vegetables. How? The iconic food writer Mark Bittman famously wrote: "Eat Food. Not too much. Mostly plants." Many of us are now familiar with the idea of more...

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...

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...