Can You Leave An Instant Pot Unattended?

Pressure cookers have been around for a while now, but the first designs didn’t have any safety mechanisms or special…

What are Pressure Cooker Racks and Trivets Used For?

So most pressure cookers come bundled with basic racks and trivets but what are they used for? Also, why would…

Do Electric Pressure Cookers Get to 15 PSI

As the name suggests, pressure cookers work by creating a controlled, high-pressure environment in which food can cook quickly and…

What is the Difference Between the High and Low Setting on a Pressure Cooker?

Did you know that the low setting on a pressure cooker cooks certain kinds of foods better than the high…

Does a Pressure Cooker Need Water Every Time For Everything You Cook?

If you are new to pressure cooking there are probably a few basic questions you have right off the bat…

Can you Deep Fry Using a Pressure Cooker?

Yes, I know. Pressure cookers are pretty amazing and they can do so much. You can easily cook meats that…

The Difference Between Pressure Cooking and Steaming

I once stood in front of a pressure cooker, holding a steamer basket one hand and a handful of eggs…

What Happens When You Overfill a Pressure Cooker?

If you are reading this then you are probably wondering about the risks of overfilling a pressure cooker. I've used…

Are Pressure Cookers Supposed to Hiss?

It freaks you out a bit to hear hissing coming out of the top of your pressure cooker doesn't it?…

Can you Can food in an Instant Pot?

Canning is one popular way to preserve foods, but there are others such as fermentation. These methods are used to…

Can Electric Pressure Cookers Be Used for Canning?

I know it's tempting to use a pressure canner for canning. They are so good at doing just about everything…

Rice Cookers vs Pressure Cookers: What are the Differences or are They the Same?

Are you curious as to the difference between a rice cooker and a pressure cooker? Upon passing glance the two…