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Make Cheesecake for Two In Record Time With Your Instant Pot

Cheesecake is one of my favorite sweet things on this earth but, as a household of one with an occasional lactose-intolerant visitor, I’m not in the habit of making whole cheesecakes for the home. There is, however, a way to make just enough cheesecake for two (or one, twice) in an Instant Pot, and it […]

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Save Time and Stove Space by Making Soup in Your Instant Pot

A warm bowl of creamy squash-based soup is a welcome beginning to any meal that takes place during the colder months, but something about it feels downright luxurious on Thanksgiving. A soup course on Thanksgiving has always seemed a bit too aspirational, though, partly because I’ve never eaten that particular meal in…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Cook Multiple Things in One Instant Pot Through the Clever Use of Trivets

The Instant Pot may be a multi-cooker, but most of its functions focus on one food at a time, often to excellent results. This is fine, but you can actually cook two distinct foods—say, a meaty main and a starchy side—in your Instant Pot at the same time. You just need a trivet.Read more… Continue […]

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How to Cook a Single Cup of Rice in Your Instant Pot

I am a big fan of my Instant Pot. With this multi-function wonder, I can make perfectly peelable eggs, fluffy rice, and super-flavorful stock, and I can do it in very short order. It’s also a great tool for making large batches of pretty much anything but, as someone who lives alone, I don’t always […]

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