When I first heard about the Instant Pot, I thought it was just another kitchen appliance like any other. I didn’t realize until I got my own and starting using it how versatile it really was.
The Instant Pot is the ultimate kitchen multitasker. You can cook a wide variety of foods for less time compared to other cooking methods. The more I used the pressure cooker and start looking online for different recipes I discovered that Instant Pot has a wide variety of accessories you can use alongside it, a kitchen fire suppression system is extremely necessary.
These Instant Pot accessories are super handy and make your cooking experience even more better with them. Check out these 10 must-have instant accessories you need!
If you are wanting to steam vegetables, make hard-boiled eggs, and different meats then this Multitasking Steamer Basket is exactly what you need. It comes in 3 different sizes – 3, 6, or 8 quart. The steamer basket is made out of stainless steel and has a food-safe handle that folds down when you seal your pot.
These Stackable Steamer Pans are perfect to cook different foods at the same time. Making a great way to cook leftovers with side dishes. You can steam vegetables, rice, cornbread, stuffing, meat, and fish. These can also be used as dessert pans to make cheesecakes.
One of the most useful accessories for your Instant Pot is a Silicone Sealing Lid. Keeping one of these on hand allows you to store your leftovers you cooked right in your Instant Pot. Just pop the lid on and store it in your fridge!
It’s always great to have an extra Instant Pot on hand. I love to make sure I have one in case the other one is currently being used for leftovers. You can get an Instant Pot Stainless Steel Inner Cooking Pot on Amazon for 3, 6, or 8 quart size.
The silicone sealing ring that comes in your Instant Pot can absorb the food odor after cooking. You might like having separate sealing rings when you are cooking different flavored recipes. These Sealing Rings from Amazon come in 3 different colors and different sizes for your Instant Pot. Now you don’t have to worry about mixing up your food with old food odors!
Springform Cake Pan is perfect for making cheesecakes, coffee cake, lasagna, quiche, pies, and any other similar recipes. The pan is a non-stick versatile and widely used for 6 or 8 quart-sized pressure cookers. It comes in 6 to 10-inch sizes.
If you plan to use your Instant Pot as a slow cooker you might want to consider purchasing a glass lid. A glass lid allows you to see how your food is doing when it’s slowly cooking. It will also help trap the moisture in the pot and keep your food from drying out. We love this Glass Lid from Amazon and it comes in all different sizes!
Heat Resistant Silicone Oven Mitts are handy to help lift things out of your Instant Pot when everything is done cooking. These are steam resistant and waterproof with a textured non-slip grip. The mitts are also easy to clean and you can machine wash them too.
Don’t Have an Instant Pot?
If you don’t already have an Instant Pot you need to get one immediately. These are a great all-around kitchen appliance you need for easy cooking a meal or slow cooking your next one. It is completely versatile and will change the way you cook for your family.