Instant Pot: December Recipe Round Up!

We have made it through the month and quite a delicious year! In the event you missed any of the recipes I tried and made with my Instant Pot this month, I've got you covered! Below are the recipes and links to all the dishes made, all of which have kept us warm and full all month long. Stay tuned tomorrow for our mega recipe round up that will capture ALL the recipes we made throughout the year!

Instant Pot: Italian Sausage & Spinach Manicotti

Mangia! This Italian Sausage & Spinach Manicotti is a nice change from the usual spaghetti & lasagna.

Instant Pot: Simplified Chicken & Pork Kielbasa Cassoulet

Oh la la.. craving French fare?! This Simplified Chicken & Pork Kielbasa Cassoulet will warm you like country comfort food can! 

Instant Pot: Chunky Two-Bean and Beef Chili

Love beans in your chili? Then this Chunky Two Bean & Beef Chili is for you! This chili takes beef, hot chili beans, dark kidney beans and a delicious blend of spices along with onion, garlic, bell pepper, tomato and red wine. It's not your typical chili but it definitely makes for a satisfying bowl to warm you on those winter nights!...

Chilly days call for a bowl of warmth! This Loaded Baked Potato Soup really hit the spot for us! 

Instant Pot: Salisbury Steaks with Mushroom Gravy

What's your favorite comfort meal? For another comfort meal idea from your pressure cooker, this Salisbury Steal with Mushroom Gravy will hit the spot!

Instant Pot: Turtle Brownie Pudding

Kick off the weekend on a sweet note... This Turtle Brownie Pudding is a decadent
dessert you can made in the IP! 

Instant Pot: Hearty Beef Stew

It's a winter wonderland in our area... and a perfect night for this Hearty Beef Stew! 

You say potato... I say delicious! Dress up your usual potato with a south of the border twist - These Mexican Loaded "Baked" Potatoes make a great side dish or a meal in itself! 

Looking for a hearty soup this winter? This Warm Lentil Pasta Soup is a solid choice from the famous Italian chef, Marcella Hazan. 

What's your favorite meat & potato meal For us it's meatloaf & mashed potatoes! This version of Smoky Mesquite BBQ Meatloaves is great for a quick meal or a make ahead meal too! 

If you're looking for a holiday dessert that's light & airy, look no more! This Light As Air Cheesecake will add an elegant sweetness to your holidays... 

Any short rib lovers? If so, this recipe is for you! Short ribs are a winter favorite and this "Slow Cooked" German Short Rib version is a great recipe to try! 

A polar vortex is heading our way and we're getting a head start with having 
this Italian Wedding Soup ready! 

Warm up with a hearty, meaty meal with this "Braised" Boneless Short Ribs. It's a stick to your ribs dish that will hold you through winter! 

Perfect for a great meal during the week or even for the holidays, this Sausage & Pepperoni Lasagna brings together pizza & pasta in a delicious way! 

There's still time to whip up an elegant dessert for the holidays! This Double Chocolate Cheesecake is sure to impress & wow everyone around the table... 

Instant Pot: Oxtail Stew

As a nod to the Kwanzaa holiday, this Oxtail Stew was the perfect dinner (instead of holiday ham leftovers lol!) Rich, meaty and hearty, it definitely hit the spot!