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...

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...

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...

Asparagus Egg Bites for the Instant Pot

June is a lovely time of year in northern Michigan, home of the Quick and Carry Kitchen. We have all survived a long and brutal winter, and are ready to enjoy the warm days,...

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...

Diets and The Instant Pot

  January always brings with it a spate of diets - old diets and new diets and weird diets and diets that only bunnies could live on!  How are you doing with your New Year's resolutions?...

Instant Pot Pumpkin and Pie

  As the leaves turn bright colors and the nights grow chilly, odd orange orbs begin to pop up by the wagon full at roadside farm stands. Markets and groceries have crates of fairytale pumpkins...

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...
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Vegan Chocolate Cake – Instant Pot

Today is a special day at the Quick and Carry Kitchen, as it is our colleague Bill's birthday. As he is in Arizona, he cannot be here to taste his birthday cake. Others have...

Instant Pot Risotto, Two Ways

  Risotto...the ultimate Italian comfort food. Warm, creamy, utterly delicious, and very time consuming and fussy to make...until the Instant Pot came along! I have found risotto to be one of the dishes I would have...