How Do You Cook PIP In Instant Pot?

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Pot In Pot In The Instant Pot. Today on the podcast we are sharing with you how to make full dinners in the instant pot and how you can use the PIP method in doing so.

These instant pot dinners are featured in full on the Magic With Gadgets Podcast. Simply search for Magic With Gadgets on your preferred podcast player, then scroll to episode 10 of season 4 to access this awesome episode.

episode 10 - instant pot pip dinners
episode 10 – instant pot pip dinners

Can You Cook Two Things At Once In The Instant Pot?

Yes, you can cook two things at once in the instant pot, and you have so much choice with what you can make.

A great example is making an instant pot shepherd’s pie or the beef alternative, an instant pot cottage pie.

You pressure cook the minced lamb below and then the potatoes cook for the mash above and it’s a genius time saver.

You can also do the same with instant pot lamb shanks or instant pot bangers and mash.

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Plus, as well as our extremely popular instant pot mini course which teaches you the instant pot basics in 5 days, we also have our instant pot bucket list. That is loaded with 30 FREE bucket list worthy instant pot recipes.

What Is PIP Instant Pot Cooking?

So, you loved the idea of the shepherd’s pie in the instant pot, but are still wondering what on earth PIP instant pot cooking is?

Well, lets go back a step and talk about what is PIP cooking.

It simply means that when you cook something in the instant pot, you are cooking inside a food container that is inside the instant pot inner pot.

That might be like our instant pot haggis neeps and tatties using the 3 part insert, or might be more basic like the dish used to make our instant pot box cake.

But most importantly it is a great way to cook multiple items at once and to make instant pot PIP dinners.

And I am sure these instant pot dinner recipes have given you plenty of ideas to roll out at home in your instant pot.

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