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instant pot sausage and lentil casserole
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Instant Pot Sausage And Lentil Casserole

Sausage and lentil casserole. How to make a delicious healthy sausage and lentil casserole in the instant pot pressure cooker. Loaded with sausages, red lentils, and vegetables, this is instant pot one pot dinners at its best.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time12 mins
Total Time22 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Slow Cooker
Servings: 4
Calories: 1309kcal


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Sausage & Lentil Casserole Ingredients:


  • Peel an onion, dice, and sauté in the instant pot with extra virgin olive oil. Stir in garlic puree. Deglaze the instant pot with red wine and cancel the sauté.
    Sausage & Red Lentil Casserole
  • Prep the root vegetables you plan to use. Peel and dice and load them into the instant pot.
    Sausage & Red Lentil Casserole
  • Load the seasonings, red lentils, stock, and tinned tomatoes into the instant pot. Give it a good stir so that all ingredients are well mixed.
    Sausage & Red Lentil Casserole
  • Grab your frozen sausages from the freezer and lay over the contents of the instant pot so that the sausages are almost submerged. Place the lid on the instant pot, set the valve to sealing and cook for 12 minutes on manual.
    Sausage & Red Lentil Casserole
  • When it beeps use quick pressure release and remove the sausages.
    Sausage & Red Lentil Casserole
  • Slice the sausages and using a hand blender, blend about 30% of what is left in the instant pot. This will make your casserole nice and creamy. Add in frozen peas and stir.
    Sausage & Red Lentil Casserole
  • Load in sliced sausages, stir and serve.
    Sausage & Red Lentil Casserole


Swaps. We used sweet potatoes and butternut squash. You can use any root vegetables.
Seasoning. We like a mildly spiced sausage and lentil casserole, if this is not your thing, avoid adding in cayenne pepper.
Thanks for reading our Instant pot sausage and lentil casserole on Recipe This. We have many more instant pot recipes for you to check out next. If you would like to try more casseroles in the instant pot then try our instant pot green lentil curry.


Calories: 1309kcal | Carbohydrates: 87g | Protein: 59g | Fat: 81g | Saturated Fat: 26g | Cholesterol: 203mg | Sodium: 2595mg | Potassium: 2695mg | Fiber: 29g | Sugar: 24g | Vitamin A: 2625IU | Vitamin C: 72mg | Calcium: 358mg | Iron: 16mg
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