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...

Pot Roast in the Instant Pot

Pot Roast in the Instant Pot - - chuck or rump roast (well marbled), salt, black pepper, dried parsley, dried thyme, rosemary (crushed a little w/ fingers), onion powder, garlic powder, olive oil,...

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...

Spaghetti: Take Your Instant Pot to Work Day!

  Here at Quick and Carry, we love the Instant Pot. We also love lunch! So, I brought the IP to work with me this morning, and made lunch for the crew.  I used a...

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...

Instant Pot Gluten Free Pumpkin Coffee Cake

  Do you have company coming for the holidays? Do you need a quick and easy morning treat that does not need an oven? Do any of your guests need to eat gluten free? This is...

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...

Chocolate Lava Cakes in the Instant Pot

  This elegant little lava cake is a lovely dessert to set at your holiday table. These would be perfect for an intimate dinner on New Year's Eve, too! The ingredients go together quickly, and...
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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...

Pancake in the Instant Pot – Really?

  Color me a skeptic. I love my Instant Pot - way more than I thought I would. I use it as a tool in my kitchen, and have found it to be a wonderful and...