Why Instant Pot? Which Instant Pot?

which instant pot

I’m sure you have heard about the Instant Pot.  If you haven’t, no, it is not something only available in states like Colorado 😉 Okay, okay…. I admit it…the Instant Pot changed life in the Otte household…. most definitely. If you know me, you know that I am absolutely one…

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Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes and Pork Chops with Gravy

instant pot mashed potatoes

I’ve been dying to try mashed potatoes in the Instant Pot.  I have made homemade mashed potatoes for years but usually at Thanksgiving or a special occasion because it annoys me.  Otherwise, we use instant potatoes (so bad for you!) but hardly ever have them.  My problem with homemade mashed…

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Instant Pot Couscous and Vegetables with Sweet & Spicy Chicken

israeli couscous

I was not planning on cooking tonight because I figured we would have plenty of leftover Instant Pot Ribs from last night, but they were apparently such a hit that we don’t have enough left over!  Looks like I’m going to throw something else together tonight. I had gotten a…

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Instant Pot Asian Inspired Ribs and Jasmine Rice

instant pot ribs

Who Has all the Time That I Don’t?  Many of your recipes like this will call for marinating the meat for at least 30 minutes.  I did not.  I’m sure it would be good to do this but I didn’t think ahead.  It’s literally 5 p.m. and I want dinner…

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