Category Archives: Cooking Questions

This section of the website contains all of the posts intended to educate my readers. There are tons of cooking questions addressed on the site and lots of tutorials and they all can be found in my Cooking Questions category. If you have a question you can’t find make sure to search the site. If it still doesn’t seem to be covered then make sure to get a hold of me to let me know that I need to cover the topic!

As for all the cooking questions I particularly think the most important group of questions I deal with have to do with the differences between various cooking techniques and popular devices. If you are just browsing make sure to read the following posts as they are quite important.

What Can You Cook With an Air Fryer?

These days it’s expected that our appliances are able to do more than one thing. This is evident if you’ve read some of our reviews of pressure cookers. Not only are they pressure cookers, most can slow cook, cook rice, make yogurt, and do many other things. If these pressure cookers can do this, should you expect the… Read More »

How Do Air Fryers Work?

These days you can find a small appliance tailored to almost any style of cooking. Slow cookers, pressure cookers, toaster ovens, deep fryers; the list goes on and on. It seems like every time you watch an infomercial there is some new kitchen gadget promising to revolutionize modern cooking. Back in 2010 the Phillips company introduced a new… Read More »

How Long Does the Instant Pot Last?

Nobody likes wasting money. One of the biggest and most frustrating ways to waste money, is by spending it on a product that doesn’t last. You may invest in a product only to find it malfunctioning soon after. To add to the inconvenience your warranty may have run out and now your stuck without the product and possibly out of… Read More »

Can Instant Pot Pasteurize Milk?

The ability to pasteurize milk can be incredibly convenient and financially helpful for those who have access to raw milk. However the process can be complicated and time consuming if you are doing it at home. Having a product that can simplify complicated processes is always desirable. Larger home pasteurizers can run anywhere from a few hundred dollars to… Read More »

Is Instant Pot a Good Steamer?

When you first purchased your Instant Pot electric pressure cooker, it is likely that some of the advertised functions contributed to your choice. Instant Pot pressure cookers are advertised as substitutes for a slow cooker, rice cooker, egg maker, steamer and a few other things. When I see products that claim to have so many functions, the first… Read More »

Can You Fry Foods in an Instant Pot?

If you have already purchased or are looking to purchase an Instant Pot electric pressure cooker, you have likely seen the long list of things it can do. Instant Pot advertises its pressure cookers as multi functional devices. You’ll see they function as rice cookers, yogurt makers, slow cookers, pressure cookers, egg makers, and even cake makers. You… Read More »

Is Instant Pot a Good Rice Cooker?

If you are in the market for an electric pressure cooker, it is likely that you are also looking for a multi functional product that can replace some of your other kitchen appliances. These days it is easy to find an electric pressure cooker that also functions as slow cooker, steamer, sauté pan, yogurt maker, rice cooker and… Read More »