There are so many Instant Pot recipes out there in the world, but today I compiled 10 of my favorite recipes that showcase the flavors of Europe. Keep reading for European-Inspired Instant Pot recipes with influences from Italian, Irish and Greek Cuisine.
Experimenting with the Instant Pot is SO much fun, especially when you can use your Instant Pot to explore the world from your own kitchen! Trying new vegetables and foods with your Instant Pot is fun and so quick too, so vegetables like rutabagas are not overwhelming at all if they’re new to you.
Italian-Inspired Instant Pot Recipe
Classic Bolognese Sauce
This classic bolognese sauce, also called a ragú, is a tomato based sauce made with meat. In the classic way of preparing this sauce, you typically cook it over a low heat for quite a long time. Luckily, the instant pot quickens up this process so that you can be eating delicious bolognese sauce in no time!
Pork Ragu with Orecchiette
A beautiful and light meat sauce pairs with orecchiette noodles in this recipe to make a delicious and quick dish that tastes like it has been simmering for hours.
Italian Chicken Soup
This Italian Chicken Soup is a classic, brothy soup filled to the brim with vegetables and chicken. It’s perfect for cold days, comfort food, or when you just want a taste of Italy!
Pasta e Fagioli with White Wine and Kale
This Pasta e Fagioli recipe is a fuss-free dinner that’s also very comforting! Simply dump the ingredients into the instant pot and hit “go”. Soon you’ll have a classic Italian soup in the comfort of your own home.
Greek-Inspired Instant Pot Recipes
It’s no secret that the most dedicated Instant Pot users in the world have uncovered the secret to making homemade yogurt in their Instant Pots! This Greek yogurt is creamy and smooth and so simple to make. You’ll love it!
Greek Chicken Thighs
This Greek Chicken Thighs recipe uses Kalamata olives, tomatoes, and oregano to transport you to heaven! This recipe is healthy and delicious.
Irish-Inspired Instant Pot Recipes
Dublin Coddle is an Irish stew made with potatoes, bacon, sausage, and some vegetables. You can make this stew in time for Saint Patrick’s Day, or during any time of the year!
Guinness Corned Beef Sliders
These sliders will be best enjoyed as a simple lunch or as an appetizer when hosting a party. They beautifully display the delicious flavors of Ireland!
Brisket with Guinness Gravy
We all know that Guinness is the defining flavor of Ireland, right? So why not try this Brisket with Guinness gravy made right in your Instant Pot?! This would be great with potatoes as a side.
Ham and Bean Soup
You can never go wrong with a good soup, and this Ham and Bean Soup showcases the most popular ingredients from Ireland. Though this dish may not specifically be from Ireland, it is certainly similar to many soups that Irish locals enjoy.
If you liked this list of Instant Pot favorites, you might also like this list of Indian Recipes You Can Make in Your Instant Pot. Thanks for reading everyone! I will see you again soon.
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