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Pressure Cooker Recipes

Updated on February 11, 2010

Pressure Cooker Recipes

Pressure Cooker Recipes are a big favorite in our home. Pressure cookers save energy, save time and open the doors to thousands of healthy, flavorful pressure cooker recipes that retain the nutritious vitamins and minerals in their all-natural ingredients. We are proud to share some of our best pressure cooker recipes that have been handed down from generations of Grandma's and have ended up on our website dedicated to pressure cooker recipes.

Pressure Cooker Recipes

Easy Cooking with a Pressure Cooker

This lens features a few of our favorite Pressure Cooker Recipes, and on our website, you will find tons of great tasting Pressure Cooker Recipes that has been our pleasure to share with you or anyone else who happens our way. We hope you enjoy these Pressure Cooker Recipes as much as us, and we hope you family enjoys eating the great tasting meals you make for them with our recipes.

On this lens you will find several recipes, plus a few helpful recipe videos, and even a little education about Pressure Cookers. If you enjoy our lens, feel free to say hello or leave a comment below in our guest book!

Pork Loin Pressure Cooker Recipes
Pork Loin Pressure Cooker Recipes

Pork Loin Pressure Cooker Recipes

Pork loin with onion recipe ingedients and directions

Pork loin with onion pressure cooker recipe ingredients list

600 g of pork loins

1 rosemary stick

3 onions

200 ml of beef or vegetable broth

Salt and pepper

Pork loin with onion pressure cooker recipe directions

1. Tie beef with a kitchen thread to shape it nicely, season it and place it in the pressure cooker with the peeled and whole onions, the rosemary and all of the broth.

2. Close the pot and pressurize it at high heat. As soon as the valve begins to ring, reduce the heat to the minimum and cook for around 30 minutes.

3. Turn off heat, allow steam to escape and open pot. If there is too much liquid, allow evaporating at medium heat and with the pot uncovered.

4. Untie the beef, slice it and serve it along with onion sauce.

5. Tip: to make slicing the meat easier it is advisable to let it cool completely, then, once sliced, reheat it in its juices.

6. Option: sauté the garlic clove in the pot with two table spoons of oil. Remove garlic and add loin, tied and floured. Brown the meat evenly, add 200 ml of milk, close the pot and allow cooking for 30 minutes from the ringing. Pork roast with milk is excellent hot as well cold.

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How to use a Pressure Cooker Video - Learn how to use your pressure cooker

Chef Arlyn Hackett shows you how to use a pressure cooker to save time, save energy and make delicious healthy recipes.

Why Pressure Cookers?

Pressure cookers are highly valued around the world

Pressure cookers are already highly valued in areas of the world with food and energy scarcities. That's because pressure cookers use a fraction of the energy of conventional cooking methods. In a pressurized cooking environment (i.e. inside a pressure cooker), the boiling point of water is drastically lowered (allowing for higher cooking temperatures) and very little heat energy escapes. Food cooks more quickly requiring far less external heat, making pressure cookers one of the most energy efficient appliances you can own.

Chicken Pressure Cooker Recipes
Chicken Pressure Cooker Recipes

Chicken Pressure Cooker Recipes

Spicy Chicken and Polenta Pressure Cooker Recipe

Spicy Chicken and Polenta Ingredients list

1 chili

5 or 6 sage leaves

50 ml of white dry wine

1 chicken (1 k approximately)

500 g of processed tomato

1 onion

1 celery stick

1 carrot

3 tbsp of extra virgin olive oil

Salt and pepper

500 g of corn flour

Spicy Chicken and Polenta Cooking Directions

1. Clean chicken, wash it and dry it with paper towels. Cut it in 8 pieces and season.

2. Peel the onion, peel the carrot and wash the celery; mince them along with the chili.

3. Heat the oil in the pot and sauté the mince and sage for 4 minutes

4. Add chicken pieces, soak it in the fried mix and brown well; next pour the wine and allow evaporating in medium heat.

5. Add processed tomato and 4 tbsp of water and mix it all well. Rectify salting.

6. Close pot, pressurize it at high heat and allow chicken to cook for 15 minutes from the ringing.

7. After this time, turn heat off, allow steam to escape and open carefully.

8. Place chicken to a sauce pan and keep it heated while the polenta is prepared.

9. Wash the pressure cooker and add 1 ½ L of water. Salt and boil it.

10. Add corn flour and stir until an even mix is achieved and without lumps. Close the pot and cook for about 20 minutes from the beginning of the ring. When cooking is over, turn heat off, allow steam to escape and open the pot.

11. Heat chicken in the saucepan and if there is any liquid left allow it to evaporate. Serve it immediately with the polenta.

12. Tip: if dish is required to be less spicy, remove chili seeds. To remove the polenta scab from the bottom of the pot, place it in the heat with water and vinegar, allow to cook for 5 minutes and, with the help of the spatula, remove the scab.

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Spicy Shrimp Pressure Cooker Recipe
Spicy Shrimp Pressure Cooker Recipe

Pressure Cooker Recipes

Spicy shrimp recipe

Spicy Shrimp Pressure Cooker Recipe

1 pepper

1 bay leaf

4 thyme sticks

2 garlic cloves

1 onion

500 g of tomatoes

Juice of ½ a lemon

500 g of fresh shrimp

4 tbsp of extra virgin olive oil

1. Peel the shrimp, remove the dark filament in the back, rinse them and let them drain. Place them in a dish, spray them with lemon juice and reserve.

2. Scald the tomatoes, drain, put them under cold running water and then peel them and chop them in dices.

3. Mince the garlic, onion, thyme and pepper

4. Heat the oil in the pressure cooker, add aromatic mince and bay leaf and sauté everything during 3 minutes. Add tomatoes and shrimp. Mix well and salt.

5. Close the pot and pressurize it. Reduce fire as soon as the valve begins ringing and cook for 7 minutes. After this time, turn heat off, allow steam to escape and open the pot.

6. Thicken sauce at high heat for 2 minutes with the pot uncovered. Remove the bay leaf.

7. Place shrimp with the sauce to a dish, sprinkle the parsley and serve immediately.

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Pressure Cooker Recipes Feedback - I hope you enjoyed my Pressure Cooker Recipes

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      Linn 

      2 years ago

      Our new pressure cooker came in yesterday and we cooked your pork tenderloin this evening… Delicious! I just wish I had some green apples to throw in... next time…

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      zimbizee 

      6 years ago

      There are some very good recipes here, it great to find some useful info regarding how to use a pressure cooker to make some great meals. I'll be sure to add them to my Best pressure cooker site

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      pablounderwo102 

      7 years ago

      Really good recipes,some of these I should give a try.You can find some good pressure cooker atbest pressure cooker site.

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      denchiminh1 

      7 years ago

      @OhMe: I really love the recipes you have here. I will try some of the recipes mentioned above and feature them to my pressure cooker reviews site.

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      Nancy Tate Hellams 

      8 years ago from Pendleton, SC

      My mother and my step mom both used a Pressure Cooker and could make the most delicious Roast and green beans. I have always been afraid of them so need to study this lens more thoroughly. Thanks for the great Pressure Cooker Recipes and Information.

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