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Instant Pot Appetizers

Instant Pot Appetizers are fantastic because they're quick to make, and can feed a crowd.

Try out some of my favorite Instant Pot Pressure Cooker recipes for your next party or dinner!

 

My favorite Instant Pot Appetizers

Air Fryer Appetizers

Instant Pot Soups are a great appetizer idea. Soups that usually cook for hours on the stove or a slow cooker cook for minutes in the Instant Pot or pressure cooker. Enjoy!

 

Instant Pot Soup Appetizers

 

Want more? Check out my Air Fryer Cream Cheese Wontons!

Spinach Pomegranate Salad

This Spinach Pomegranate Salad is a crowd-pleasing Thanksgiving salad—and it ages wonderfully into a perfect Christmas salad. It’s the perfect mix of salty and sweet, and guaranteed to bring some festive cheer whenever you serve it. Spinach Pomegranate Salad I love all the stunning flavors of winter featured in this spinach pomegranate salad. This spinach …

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Air Fryer Buffalo Cauliflower

Buffalo Cauliflower in the Air Fryer is a delicious, savory, and low carb snack or appetizer to satisfy your wing craving, without the meat! Crispy cauliflower florets coated in tangy buffalo sauce pair perfectly with your favorite creamy dip. Enjoy this healthy, guilt-free twist on a game day favorite. Cauliflower is a tasty vegetarian alternative …

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Instant Pot Stuffed Artichokes

Stuffed Artichokes are a favorite Italian classic—now in your Instant Pot. A whole artichoke is stuffed with breadcrumbs, cheese, and herbs, and topped with lemon juice and butter for a delicious and fun appetizer. How to make stuffed artichokes in an Instant Pot Feeling nervous about how to cook stuffed artichokes in a pressure cooker? …

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Air Fryer Chicken Wings from Fresh or Frozen

Air Fryer Chicken Wings are so delectably delicious, crispy, and actually pretty healthy! Make these chicken wings in the air fryer from fresh or frozen to save time and money. Can you cook frozen chicken wings in an air fryer? You can absolutely cook frozen chicken wings in an air fryer! In fact, I prefer …

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Bacon Wrapped Smokies in the Air Fryer

Air Fryer Bacon Wrapped Smokies are one of my most popular and highly requested appetizers for any party. The best part? They’re super easy to put together and make! bacon wrapped smokies Bacon Wrapped Smokies (or bacon wrapped cocktail sausages, bacon wrapped weiners, or bacon wrapped lil smokies, whatever you call them!) are a popular …

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Jalapeno Lime Cranberry Sauce (Instant Pot)

You’ll love this sweet and slightly spicy Jalapeno Lime Cranberry Sauce made in the Instant Pot for your next party appetizer! Eat it atop a cheeseball, or a brick of softened cream cheese. You won’t be able to stop eating it! Jalapeno Lime Cranberry Sauce I developed this recipe for a little different take from …

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Cookie Dough Dessert Wontons (Air Fryer or Deep Fried)

Cookie Dough Wontons are an amazingly simple, 2-ingredient dessert that’s fast in the air fryer, crispy, gooey, and chocolatey! Because you all loved my original Cream Cheese Wontons so much, I’ve been obsessed with putting just about anything I can find into a wonton wrapper. Wontons are the perfect shell for delivering any kind of …

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Deviled Eggs with Bacon, Chives, and a Secret Ingredient + 10 Tips!

Easter Deviled Eggs anyone? Making hard boiled eggs in the Instant Pot is a given, but let’s turn those babies into a super easy appetizer for Easter! This deviled egg recipe has bacon, chive, and a crazy secret ingredient I’ve NEVER heard of before! And, read on for a 10 major egg TIPS! I’ve always …

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Instant Pot Hot and Sour Soup

Instant Pot hot and sour soup is incredibly hearty, healthy, and packed with allllll the good stuff like chicken, mushrooms, and some fun Asian ingredients! I’ve also included vegan and vegetarian modifications. There’s a lot of recipes out there that say it’s just like the takeout version. Personally, I don’t want the takeout version! This …

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Cream Cheese Wontons (Air Fryer or Deep Fried)

Air Fryer Cream Cheese Wontons dipped into red, sweet sauce is so iconic of your favorite Chinese restaurant. These easy snacks or appetizers are so super easy and yummy! They may be fried, or made healthier in the air fryer! Okay, I’m not gonna lie- I love just about anything fried, and these little cream …

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Chocolate Covered Strawberries (Instant Pot) | Baby Shower Food Ideas

Chocolate covered strawberries are the easiest dessert that looks way classier than the work required. Not only are they normally easy to make, but using the Instant Pot as a double boiler makes it even easier! If you’ve never made chocolate covered strawberries before, this will become your go-to dessert when you need to bring …

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Tomato Basil Soup (Instant Pot or Crock Pot!)

Tomato Basil Soup made with yummy pesto is just the BEST for dipping grilled cheese sandwiches. This tomato soup recipe is the last one you’ll need (and you can make it right in your Instant Pot or Crock Pot!) It’s extremely flavorful, creamy (even without the cream), and kid-approved! How I created this Tomato Soup …

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Grilled Cheese with Crispy Cheese Crust

Today I’m going to teach you how to make the perfect grilled cheese sandwich. Now, you don’t need the fanciest bread or fanciest cheese. But I think this method adds a ton of fun flavor and texture! I grill my grilled cheese sandwiches with a crispy cheese crust, and myyy oh my, you’re gonna love …

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Instant Pot Drumsticks

Instant Pot Drumsticks are a staple at our house! Super easy to make, and the meat is always so tender. The best part? Dinner is done in 30 minutes or less. I love using my air fryer to crisp the Instant Pot drumsticks up really quick, then toss in a buffalo sauce or lemon parmesan …

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Instant Pot Frozen Chicken + Strawberry BBQ Chicken Salad

Instant Pot Frozen Chicken is a game changer. There’s no thawing, defrosting, or boiling necessary! Just stick some frozen chicken in the Instant Pot, and it’s ready in about 25 minutes! You can use shredded chicken in enchiladas, soup, sandwiches, rice bowls, or salads like this yummy strawberry BBQ chicken salad I’ll share with you …

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