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...

Mexican Chicken Soup In The Instant Pot

This type of soup is one of the most popular on the Instant Pot corner of the internet. Now I know why! Easy and delicious, and ready in less than half an hour. Because there are...

Steel Cut Oats in the Instant Pot – Two Ways!

Mornings here in the great white North are still chilly, and most of us still have snow on the ground! Even though our minds are thinking of spring, and our gardens, and sunshine...our reality...

Facebook and the Instant Pot

Just for fun, do a Facebook search and type in Instant Pot. Amazing, isn't it? So many groups, so many recipes, so much information! The Instant Pot Community page, run by the Instant Pot people themselves,...

The Instant Pot and Eating Vegan

Vegans love the Instant Pot!   Eating vegan and veganism in general have gone from being considered a very fringe movement in the 1960's and 70's to taking the world by storm in the past decade. Because...

A New Take on Chicken Salad

When it is hot in the kitchen, who wants to cook? The Instant Pot makes this dilemma an easy one to fix. Cooking a whole chicken in the IP is easy-peasy, and it does...

Salmon En Papillote for the Instant Pot

This recipe is easy, and fun to do, and looks cool when presented on a plate at the table! The best directions for using parchment paper forĀ  this recipe are on the blog from yesterday...

Fresh Tomato Sauce in the Instant Pot

  Late summer and early fall are beautiful seasons in northern Michigan. Even though we had a dry summer, some good gardeners and farmers have had bumper crops of tomatoes, and my favorite farmer, Joan...

Vegan Lentil Chili in the Instant Pot

  Eating healthy and eating delicious used to be a rare combination...not all the food that was good for you was tasty! Things have changed and this yummy comfort food chili is a fine example....

Polenta in the Instant Pot – Part One

...we all told the ghost stories to our tables as if we were actors on the stage. Way back in the last century, I worked at a wonderful restaurant that was part of a little...