Finding Great Recipes for the Instant Pot

  Our advice is to find a few good bloggers or cookbook writers that you can trust and stick with their recipes... The Instant Pot corner of the internet is HUGE and getting bigger every day!...

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...

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...

Urvashi Pitre and Her Instant Pot Cookbook

All of us here at Quick and Carry would like to take a moment to congratulate our friend and colleague Urvashi Pitre on the amazing success of her Instant Pot cookbook, Indian Instant Pot...

New Potato Salad

One of our favorite uses for the Instant Pot is the cooking potatoes. They come out with a great texture, perfectly done. In this recipe, you want them to be just shy of done,...

Seal the Deal: Sealing Rings in the Instant Pot

  Remember this:  Seal the deal!  Part of the definition of "seal the deal" is to solidify, or finalize. There are two very important steps you must take before you push the buttons on the Instant...

Frustrated With Your Instant Pot? Just Relax… And Go Sit On Your Front Porch.

"I say it is just like waiting for the oven to preheat or waiting for a pot of water to boil." - Amy Main If ones scrolls through the many Facebook groups right now, there...

Careful With Instant Pot “Tips and Tricks”!

Confession time. This one is important! Could cause HUGE user error! I post about all things Instant Pot on our Quick and Carry Facebook page MANY times a week. I am always on the lookout for news...

Encouragement for New Users of the Instant Pot

Once you have used it FIVE times, you will be an expert! As part of my job, I keep a close eye on several of the Instant Pot groups on Facebook. I participate in a...

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...