The Instant Pot has become the must have kitchen appliance recently and for good reason. Cooking is simplified and, in many cases, saves a good amount of time. There is a huge variety of cuisine types that work well in the Instant Pot; pasta, traditional beef stew, BBQ ribs, Indian dishes. Here are over 50 tried and true recipes to up your Instant Pot game. I’ll keep adding more as I find new favorites. Enjoy!



Instant pot pasta and meatballs ©R. Christensen

Instant Pot Pasta Dinners

Traditional Mac & Cheese

One Pot Pasta and Meatballs

Spinach Chicken Alfredo

Pasta Caprese

Baked Ziti

Penne with Sausage and Peppers


50+ Delicious Instant Pot Dinners

50+ Delicious Instant Pot Dinners

Instant Pot Beef Dinners

Spicy Basil Beef

Braised Beef Brisket

Beef Brisket

Beef Stroganoff

Hamburger Stroganoff

Beef Pot Roast

Beef Pot Roast

Ground Beef Chili

Japanese Beef Curry

Mongolian Beef

Beef and Broccoli


Corned Beef and Cabbage

Beef Stew

Beef Ribs

Thai Massaman Curry with Beef

Beef Bourguignon

Mexican Beef

Salisbury Steak






Instant Pot BBQ Ribs ©R. Christensen

Instant Pot Pork Dinners

The Best BBQ Ribs

Cuban Ropa Vieja

Pulled Pork

Pork Roast

Pork Chops and Mushroom Gravy

Coconut Ginger Pork

Pork Tamales

Pulled Pork Sandwiches

Pork Chops and Applesauce

Pork Chops with Creamy Garlic Sauce

Pork Loin with Sauerkraut and Apples


Pork Chili Verde

Pork Loin with Sour Cream Gravy





50+ Delicious Instant Pot Dinners

50+ Delicious Instant Pot Dinners

Instant Pot Chicken Dinners

Indian Butter Chicken

Tikka Masala

Sesame Ginger Chicken

Indian Chicken Curry with Yogurt and Spinach

Arroz con Pollo

Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Chinese Chicken & Rice

Lemon Garlic Chicken

Chicken Cacciatore

Chicken Piccata

Autumn Chicken and Vegetables

Cajun Chicken and Rice

Salsa Chicken

Chicken Biryani



More Instant Pot Dinners

Chickpea Curry

Kielbasa and Sauerkraut

Lamb Stew with Guinness and Barley

Salmon with Orange Ginger Sauce Pot-in-pot

Shrimp and Coconut Milk

Cajun Shrimp Boil


Coconut Fish Curry

Cabbage, Potatoes and Sausage

Stuffed Cabbage