Instant Pot Asian-Style Beef Short Ribs

Instant Pot Asian-Style Beef Short Ribs

Jump to Recipe When I was looking for another recipe to adapt to the Instant Pot, I ran across a family favorite that is loosely based on Korean kalbi (barbecued short ribs) marinated overnight and then cooked up quickly on the grill. The Instant Pot made them next-level tender and flavorful, without needing the overnight [...]

Instant Pot Savory Bread Pudding

Instant Pot Savory Bread Pudding

Jump to Recipe Savory, cheesy bread pudding as a side dish, or sweet, rum-tinged bread pudding with a warm lemon sauce for dessert? Or why not both? It's what I did today with a nice, crusty, day-old loaf of Italian bread. On the left is my sweet, slightly rum-flavored dessert bread pudding. The recipe is [...]

Thai Lemongrass Soup

Thai Lemongrass Soup

Jump to Recipe There is something magical about Thailand, one of my very favorite destinations. Visits to Bangkok, the most populous city in Thailand, are full of adventure, with the floating markets, soaring temples, and longtail boat rides through the khlongs (canals) on the Chao Phraya River, waving back to the locals who live right [...]

Pressure Cooker Macaroni and Cheese

Pressure Cooker Macaroni and Cheese

Jump to Recipe So simple, cheesy, and delicious, and on the table in about 15 minutes, this mac and cheese is an easy, kid-friendly comfort food that you can adjust to your own taste preferences. This recipe works well in your Instant Pot. If you like a little bit of a browned top, you can [...]

Quick Cheesy Penne with Meat Sauce

Quick  Cheesy Penne with Meat Sauce

Jump to Recipe I"m really in the mood for Italian comfort food this week! This is so simple and so good! This dish can be made in the Instant Pot and placed under a broiler when done to melt the cheese. You can also brown the top with a CrispLid for your Instant Pot, or [...]

Star-Spangled Berry Ambrosia Salad

Star-Spangled Berry Ambrosia Salad

Take your Independence Day celebration to a new level with this creamy, refreshing, and fresh take on traditional ambrosia salad. This is a somewhat lightened version. Instead of sour cream, it will have the slight tang and and creaminess of your homemade yogurt, and will look beautifully festive on your holiday table. Jump to Recipe [...]

Impossibly Easy Sweet and Sour Chicken

Impossibly Easy Sweet and Sour Chicken

I'm all about quick and easy, and last night’s chicken dinner fit the bill. Although my kids are all grown, I still appreciate not having to put a lot of time into cooking and dishes on weeknights, especially after a long work day. I popped this into the Instant Pot as soon as I got [...]