20 Simple Fast Dinner for Instant Pot – Lower Stress – Free Up Your Evening
Making dinner at the end of a long day is one of the most stressful times of the day for parents. And the smaller the kids the more stressful. However, here are 20 quick and easy recipes that will make your evening more enjoyable. You will spend less time cooking in the kitchen and more time sharing with your children.
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The last thing as moms and days we want to come 6:00 pm is stand in the kitchen running back and forth trying to put dinner together and also talk to our kids. There is homework to get started, stories about the day to share and hugs and kisses to be shared.
When you make dinner using your instant pot after you dump in the ingredients set the timer you have your hands free to do all the evening activities you want to do.
Easy Instant Pot Shredded Barbecue Chicken is one of the first things I tried cooking when I purchased my Instant Pot Electric Pressure Cooker. This is the easiest chicken dinner that I make on a regular basis.
Beef Tips with Mushroom Gravy is a fabulous dinner full of beef & mushroom flavor with the savory hint of red wine. Your family will love this Instant Pot dinner served over rice, noodles, or mashed potatoes. Served with Low Carb noodles, or zucchini noodles for a delicious Keto Diet Dinner.
Instant Pot Ginger Garlic Chicken has the flavor of traditional Chinese ginger garlic chicken you will find at your local take-out restaurant. You will love the same mildly spicy sauce and the ease of making take out at home in your Instant Pot. Make a side of simple skillet-fried rice loaded with veggies and you have an entire Chinese take-out meal at home.
The classic chicken & rice casserole recipe your mom or grandmother made in the ’50s & ’60s, made quick & easy in the Instant Pot. No longer do you to worry if your rice is underdone or the chicken is overdone. With the Instant Pot is perfect every time. Warm, creamy, filling perfect for hands-free cooking on a busy weeknight. The creamy sauce is delicious over fluffy rice.
A quick homemade Mac & Cheese recipe can be easily made in half the time with an Instant Pot or Electric Pressure Cooker. When time is short and the family is hungry you can have dinner on the table in no time at all.
Easy Family Dinner Instant Pot Salisbury steak. Rich, hearty, perfect for Keto Diet and a family traditional dinner. The fastest Salisbury steak recipe using ground beef with rich mushroom flavor. 20 minutes prep time & let the electric pressure cooker do the work for you.
My Chicken Marsala recipe is a traditional dinner recipe that is packed with flavor. If your family is all adults, I would use the traditional marsala wine. If you have kids that would not like the bold flavor, just substitute more water or broth for the wine.
It is always a challenge to find a quick dinner when everyone is tired and hungry. If you love Mexican food and the flavors of Tacos, you will love the speed of how you can make this dinner. Your family will love the taste of this Instant Pot Taco Mexican Chicken & Rice.
How to Make Chicken Salad using the Instant Pot for a chicken salad that is creamy, filling, and savory. A classic sandwich with a hint of sweet from green grapes and a little crunch from fresh celery and onions.
When I have a taste for Chicken Noodle Soup my go to recipe is this quick and easy rotisserie chicken electric pressure cooker one. Even though it is starting to be spring where we live the weather can not let go of winter and we will have a few days that feel like fall. That is when I have the feeling for comfort food and I think Chicken Noodle Soup.
Shredded Taco Adobo Chicken has a bold and spicy flavor shredded chicken dinner. It is perfect for a Mexican dinner night on your family vacation. Super simple to make in the Instant Pot and serve in a taco or as a sandwich.
Our family is working toward better health and wellness this year with a focus on simple ingredients and eating more vegetables. Simple Instant Pot Butternut Squash Soup is a perfect addition to our weekend meals. It is quick, easy, simple ingredients and all vegetables. Soup is so much fun and easy in the Instant Pot. Cooking time is cut in half and flavor is infused in the food.
Beef Barley Soup is a perfect lunch or dinner choice when the weather has decided to turn to fall. Cool and sunny or cloudy and rainy, a warm comforting bowl of soup can make any day feel like home. Beef barley soup is simple, quick and wholesome and ready in minutes in your Instant Pot. If you like an old fashioned soup give this homemade soup a try in your instant pot for a delicious soup the beef is tender and the barley is perfectly cooked.
Quick & Easy summer fresh sweet corn chowder recipe is amazing and cooked perfectly in your Instant Pot. Creamy & Delicious, simple whole ingredients, fresh with garden picked corn or your local farmers market. Save time in your day when preparing meals by using the Instant Pot to help you be hands-free. Spend more time with your family after a busy day and still have wholesome dinner.
A warm cozy bowl of Split Pea soup with ham is just what your family needs for a quick lunch or dinner. When we all want to be outside playing in the leaves you want a quick Instant Pot meal that the family will love. Hearty and comforting make any time you have leftover ham. Made with dried split peas and fresh vegetables you can make the soup without the ham for a vegetarian dish.
You are going to love Pumpkin Soup made with canned pumpkin in the Instant Pot. So quick and easy, simple whole ingredients. Rich, creamy, smooth, healthy made in the instant pot in 15 minutes or less from start to finish. What makes it easy is you use 100% pure canned pumpkin puree.
You can throw all the ingredients for this meal in the pressure cooker, set the time for 6 minutes and forget it. Without any fuss, you can have a fabulous Red Bean and Rice dinner packed with protein and veggies.
Nothing says Sunday Noon Meal than a savory, full beef flavored Beef Roast with plenty of potatoes, carrots, onion, and mushrooms roasting in the oven. Perfect for a cozy family dinner with everyone home and relaxed, no specific plans but family games & movies. Now you can have this same family dinner in minutes – not hours with your Instant Pot electric pressure cooker.
f you love Chicken Pot Pie but do not have the time to make your favorite homemade recipe, using your Instant Pot has dinner on the table in less than 30 minutes. While the recipe does not have a traditional crust, make quick and easy Bisquick biscuits. A quick hearty, filling dinner loaded with veggies and full of traditional chicken pot pie flavor.
When you use the instant pot to make a fast dinner you are saving yourself frustration and time. Most of the recipes are easy to add all the ingredients in the pot and set the timer. You may need some rice noodles or crusty bread and a bag of salad to complete the meal.
It is healthier, easier, and will save you money to make an easy dinner for your family. And if you have mealed planned over the weekend you should have all of your ingredients on hand. This will make dinner with your family less of a chore and more enjoyable for the whole family.
If you’re looking for a classic holiday side dish, look no further than Candied Sweet Potatoes with Marshmallow topping. This dish is a traditional favorite for Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas, featuring sweet potatoes baked in a rich maple syrup brown sugar glaze and topped with a fluffy, puffy marshmallow. Delicious and festive, it’s sure to…
Magic Cookie Bars are a quick simple bar cookie that is rich and delicious. They are a childhood favorite that you may remember from the Eagle Sweetened Condensed Milk brand. A buttery graham cracker crust layer at the bottom and the sweet gooey top layer melted on top. This recipe has 7 layers, graham cracker…
Easy Vegan Chickpea Soup with Spinach and Pasta is filling delicious and loaded with good for your veggies. When you add chickpea pasta or garden veggie pasta, spinach you have a soup that is more like a healthy meal. This version has an Italian flair with roasted tomatoes, lots of garlic, and Italian seasoning. Add…
Corned Beef Reuben Irish Nachos recipe is a fun twist on traditional nachos and a classic Reuben sandwich. An Irish taste with oven-baked sliced potatoes instead of chips added sauerkraut, swiss cheese sauce, and delicious moist shredded corned beef. Learn my secret for super fast tender and moist Corned Beef and make this for your…
Fresh corn on the cob is so delicious and versatile for making as a side dish for summer dinners. Starting with Cinco de Mayo and ending with the fresh crop of local harvest corn you can go wrong serving your family corn. From eating fresh bear corn to jazzing up an ear of corn Mexican…
Looking for a healthy snack for the kids after school? Ants on a log with graham crackers is a fun recipe that gives kids whole grains, fiber, and protein all in a cute little package they will love. After school, your kids need a break to relax regroup before they start homework. What is Ants…