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...

Coq au Vin in the Instant Pot

Coq au Vin in the Instant Pot - This farmhouse stew made famous by Julia Child in her cookbooks and on her show is delicious and made much faster in the Instant Pot! There...

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...

Preparing for St. Valentine’s Day

Are you trying to think of something nice to prepare for a special meal for a loved one on Valentine's Day? The answer to this question, as with many meal questions, is:  The Instant Pot! My...

Polenta in the Instant Pot – Part Two

  Here is a recipe that you cannot mess up, and it is so flexible that you can do almost anything with it or to it and it will still turn out great! Polenta is a...

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...

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...

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...

Baking in the Instant Pot

You can make, or BAKE, all sorts of goods in the Instant Pot. Baking in the Instant Pot? I know...I did not believe it was possible either. Baking needs an oven, or a big wood-fired...

Quick and Carry Kitchen: Korean Short Ribs

    Are you looking for a special recipe to take to a Super Bowl Party?  Look no further - these Korean Short Ribs from Michelle Tam over at Nom Nom Paleo are delicious and impressive enough...