Let Mom put her feet up this Mother’s Day while you prepare her some delicious food. While we want to spoil Mom, we don’t want cooking to take up the quality time we could be spending with her. The best solution to this predicament is to use the Instant Pot!

The Instant Pot has proved to be an amazing kitchen gadget and is most definitely worth the space in your kitchen! Today, we’re sharing how you can spoil Mom all day with breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert recipes all conveniently prepared using the Instant Pot. She’ll be impressed with how quickly you’ll be able to prepare these dishes and will appreciate the effort you put in even more!

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1. Instant Pot French Toast Croissant Casserole

Capture Mom’s attention by serving her this stunning Instant Pot French toast croissant casserole. It’s insanely delicious and quite simple to put together too.

For this recipe, we recommend using slightly stale croissants. Further, along with your Instant Pot, you’ll also need a springform pan. You’ll be using the pot-in-pot method to cook this casserole but don’t worry, it’s just as easy to do! Serve this lovely casserole with a drizzle of maple syrup and fresh berries.

2. Instant Pot Easy Poached Egg

Perhaps Mom prefers a savory breakfast over sweet. In that case, make her these incredibly easy poached eggs. To create the perfect poached eggs you’ll want an egg mold accessories! We used this Instant Pot Silicone Egg Mold and found it worked great!

The eggs will only need to cook on HIGH-pressure for 6-8 minutes. Then serve the egg with avocado toast, on an English muffin, with hashbrowns or any of Mom’s other favorite breakfast items.

3. Instant Pot Starbucks Copycat Egg Bites

Blow Mom away with these Starbucks copycat egg bites! Once again, using the Instant Pot and a few delicious ingredients you can replicate her favorite on-the-go breakfast but made effortlessly at home!

These egg bites are made with eggs, fire-roasted red pepper, and cheese! They have a soft pillowy-like texture and pack a ton of flavor that Mom will love.

4. Instant Pot Pancakes with Blueberries

Serve Mom breakfast in bed this Mother’s day and surprise her with these delicious pancake bites. The pancake batter is made from pantry staple ingredients such as flour, sugar, baking powder, milk, and a few more.

Their sweetened with maple syrup and are cooked with tart blueberries. Best yet, they can be ready to eat in about 10 minutes!


5. Instant Pot Silicone Egg Mold

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These come as a set of two and even come with silicone lids which are great for storing! Additionally, these molds are to be used in the Instant Pot but can also be used in the microwave and oven.

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6. Soft & Pillowy Instant Pot Cinnamon Rolls

Let Mom indulge in a sinfully delicious breakfast this Mother’s Day. Who knew you could cook something so delicious like cinnamon rolls in the Instant Pot? Well, this recipe proves that you can!

These cinnamon rolls are homemade but don’t fret, the ingredient list is simple and the instructions are so easy! To cook the rolls you’ll be using the pot-in-pot method using a push pan.

7. Absolute Best Instant Pot Frittata

Treat Mom to a stunning Frittata. Our recipe is so easy and is overflowing in intriguing flavors. You’ll also need a springform pan to form the shape of the frittata.

To really make the flavors stand out, you’ll first use the saute function to cook the red bell peppers, spinach, and cooked bacon bits. We found this really enhanced the flavor! Then combine all the ingredients together and pour into the springform pan and cook in the Instant Pot.

8. Instant Pot Bruschetta Chicken Pasta

Try something different like this bruschetta chicken pasta. This light and vibrant dish is a unique spin onto traditional bruschetta. Instead of enjoying bruschetta topping on bread it’ll be enjoyed with comforting pasta!

Mom will love how filling and flavorful this meal is and will be surprised to find out that you’ve prepared it in the Instant Pot. This dish serves well for lunch or for dinner!


9. Instant Pot Chicken Ranch Rice Bowls

Serving these delicious chicken ranch rice bowls is another excellent way to spoil Mom. This is essentially a dump dinner which means you pour the ingredients into the pot and set it.

While the dinner is cooking, prepare the blackened ranch dressing and prep the fresh veggies. Once the meal is cooked, serve together and enjoy your time spent with Mom.

10. Instant Pot Whole (Faux) Rotisserie Chicken

Buying a precooked rotisserie chicken from the grocery store may be convenient but you’ll quickly discover cooking a whole chicken in the Instant Pot is just as easy! It’s important to note that this is a cook from a fresh recipe so make sure you thaw your bird beforehand!

We chose to season our chicken with lemon pepper seasoning, however, you can season it with whatever is Mom’s favorite! To truly infuse the flavor from the inside out we recommend filling the cavity with fresh ingredients such as lemon, fresh rosemary, and onion. Serve with Mom’s favorite side dishes or add to a salad.

11. Instant Pot Roast Beef Dinner

Put together an impressive roast beef dinner using your Instant Pot. Traditionally a roast beef dinner requires hours of cooking in the oven, but with the Instant Pot, it can be ready in about an hour.

You’ll begin by cooking the roast in the pot and then after 30 minutes release the pressure and add in the potatoes and carrots. Cook for an additional 10 minutes and voila you’ll have a lovely feast to enjoy! Further, you could even reserve the liquid from the pot and make a gravy.

12. French Dip Sandwich

These french dip sammies are seriously drool-worthy! This comfort food meal will please Mom’s hungry belly and she’ll definitely be begging for this again and again.

Cook a chuck roast with beef broth, onion soup, and Worcestershire sauce in the Instant Pot. The meat will be cooked to a wonderful tender texture and will shred effortlessly. Serve on a bun and reserve the liquid from the pot to use as a dip for your sammies


13. Instant Pot Honey and Garlic Chicken

Skip the takeout and make Mom this delicious Instant Pot honey and garlic chicken. She’ll be shocked to learn that you didn’t order this from her favorite Asian restaurant!

The chicken only needs to cook for 15 minutes on high pressure! It’s saucy, sweet, and savory! Serve over a bed of rice and sprinkle with sesame seeds and green onions.

14. Instant Pot Chocolate Lava Cake

This gourmet dessert is going to blow Mom away! Surprise her with a chocolatey surprise and make chocolate lava cakes in the Instant Pot!

Surprisingly these lava cakes don’t require any obscure ingredients, instead, it’s made with pantry staples! It’s rich and decadent and that is why she is going to seriously love it!

15. Instant Pot Oreo-Crust Chocolate Cheesecake

Another excellent chocolate dessert is our chocolate cheesecake recipe! We were surprised at how well this cooked in the Instant Pot too!

It begins with an addictive oreo-crust and then finishes with a velvety chocolate cheesecake! We topped our cheesecake with chocolate dipped strawberries but you can top it with Mom’s favorite chocolates or candies!

16. Instant Pot Lemon Custard Cups

This lemon custard dessert is vibrant in flavor and in color! Its tangy flavor will have her begging for more!

This dessert is naturally flavored with lemon juice and lemon zest. It’s effortlessly made in the Instant Pot using the pot-in-pot method.

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Clarissa Vanner

Clarissa loves experimenting with food of all cultures to make unique healthy dishes. When she’s not browsing Pinterest for new recipe inspiration she likes to pick up a DIY project and use her creative hands to make art or crafts. In her down time you can find her watching the latest documentaries on Netflix or going for nature walks.

This holiday season, gather around the table and enjoy a delicious meal with those you love.
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