Thinking about Thanksgiving? Wondering about what you’re going to cook – and how you’re going to cook it? Try these Instant Pot Thanksgiving recipes for a delicious, quick Thanksgiving meal!
Thinking about Thanksgiving? Wondering about what you’re going to cook – and how you’re going to cook it?
While there’s much satisfaction to be gained from intricate food preparation, slow cooking, and beautiful smells wafting through the kitchen, sometimes we just don’t have time for that.
That’s when your Instant Pot can come in handy.
An Instant Pot cuts down your cooking time, so you can spend less time in the kitchen and more time with family and friends.
These 25 Instant Pot Thanksgiving recipes are also super easy to make.
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Whether you use your Instant Pot for Thanksgiving main dishes, side dishes, sauces or desserts, an Instant Pot Thanksgiving will see you giving thanks for this super appliance!
Check out this list of 25 Instant Pot Thanksgiving recipes – for your convenience I have also noted when they meet specific dietary requirements.
Instant Pot Thanksgiving main dishes
Thanksgiving means turkey right? And while I wouldn’t recommend doing a whole turkey in the instant pot, doing a turkey breast is super easy!
And if you prefer chicken to turkey, there’s a recipe for that as well!
Instant Pot turkey breast with homemade gravy. Suitable for: gluten free
Pressure cooker turkey breast. Suitable for: Low carb.
Instant Pot whole chicken. Suitable for: Keto, Paleo, Whole 30
Instant Pot Thanksgiving side dishes
Sweet potatoes anyone?
Accompanying that Thanksgiving classic, you’ll love these choices of delicious stuffings, souffles, and classics like brussels sprouts and green beans and ham.
Instant Pot sweet potatoes. Suitable for: Gluten free, Paleo and Vegan diets
Instant Pot brown rice and sausage stuffing. Suitable for: dairy free, gluten fee, 21 day fix.
Instant Pot green beans and ham. Suitable for: Low carb.
Instant Pot brussels sprouts. Suitable for: Low carb.
Pressure cooker cauliflower soufflé. Suitable for: Low carb
Instant Pot Thanksgiving sauces
It’s hard to beat cranberry sauce for Thanksgiving. But in case you wanted to try something a little different, I have a cranberry chutney for you that will have everyone coming back for more!
Instant Pot cranberry sauce with a touch of apple brandy. Suitable for: gluten free, vegan.
Instant Pot cranberry chutney. Suitable for: dairy-free, gluten-free, low sugar, vegan, vegetarian
Instant Pot Thanksgiving desserts
Nothing says Thanksgiving desserts like pumpkin pie – or pumpkin pudding or pumpkin cheesecake!
But if you’re not a pumpkin fan, how about trying some pear and cranberry Instant Pot cake?
Honey orange pumpkin pie. Suitable for: GAPS and Paleo diets
Pressure cooker low carb keto pumpkin pie pudding. Suitable for: low carb, keto
Vegan pear and cranberry instant pot cake. Suitable for: vegans.
With an Instant Pot, your Thanksgiving can go from stressful, to stressless.
Try even a few of these super easy Instant Pot thanksgiving recipes, and you’d be adding one more thing to your “thankful” list!
Related: Have Thanksgiving sorted and now are thinking about Christmas? Go to How to prepare for Christmas dinner.