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Extra Discount for Hip Readers on Fagor’s LUX Electric Pressure Cooker

Fagor LUX Electric Pressure and Multi-cooker in Stainless Steel, Copper and Champagne

Hip readers get an extra 10% discount and free shipping when ordering Fagor America’s newest electric pressure multi-cooker directly from their… Read More »

Consumer Alert: Max. Fill Lines Too High for Pressure Programs

These multi-cookers with pressure programs, have the MAX/FULL line noted for non-pressure programs. It is not safe for pressure cooking!

A large number of multi-cookers with pressure programs have an inner bowl with the “max/full” line at a level that is… Read More »

10+ Pressure Cooker Chicken Recipes

10+ Chicken Pressure Cooker Recipes

It’s easy to pressure cook chicken! Pressure cooking makes chicken tender, flavorful and more nutritious, too! Here’s our collection of… Read More »

Video: EASY No-Fuss Whole Pressure Cooker Chicken

EASY Pressure Cooker Chicken - whole!

Here’s another really easy  low prep pressure cooker recipe that doesn’t even require a knife.  The pressure cooked chicken barely… Read More »

Pressure Cooked Chicken Tops Roasting, Microwave on Protein!

&c; Thomas Vlerick - CC 2.0

Last year, Saint Petersburg’s International Academy of Agricultural Education published a paper1 that studied  how boiling, pressure cooking, roasting and… Read More »

PICTURE THIS: 6+ Pressure Cooker Infographics!

pressure cooker infographic collage - for visual learners!

Are you a visual learner? Here’s our collection of pressure cooker infographics to explain the ease, benefits, flexibility and safety of pressure… Read More »

Large Batch Tomato Sauce -Pressure Cook 6 Pounds at Once!

Pressure Cookere Large Batch Tomato Sauce

Here’s an easy and delicious way to get rid of 6 pounds of tomatoes in one fell swoop – you’re going… Read More »

Infographic: Pressure Cooker Safety Tips!

Pressure Cooker Safety Tips

Today’s pressure cookers are extremely safe but you should follow manufacturer’s recommendations.  Here are our seven tips to safe pressure cooking.

30+ Pressure Cooker One Pot Meals


More than 30 ideas to get dinner on the table with just your pressure cooker – easy cook and easy… Read More »

UPDATE: Steel-cut Oat Pressure Cooking Time Added

Steel-cut oats

Now, we’ve tested the pressure cooking time for both quick-cooking and conventional steel-cut oats to ensure you’ll have the perfect bowl… Read More »

Pressure Cook Tomato-Based Recipes Like a Pro!

Tomatoes in the Pressure Cooker

Does your pressure cooker scorch and burn at the thought of pressure cooking a tomato-based recipe? Are you tired of chipping away… Read More »

17+ Tomato Pressure Cooker Recipes

Tomato Pressure Cooker Recipes

Now, lots of ideas for using up those bushels of fresh tomatoes coming from your garden – includes vegan, paleo… Read More »

Millet, Veggie and Lentil One Pot – recipe & strategy

The Veggie Queen's Vegan Pressure Cooker One Pot Meal

Jill Nussinow (aka The Veggie Queen) shares her hip strategies for preparing a satisfying vegan one pot meal, along with… Read More »

Ketchup from Fresh Tomatoes in Pressure Cooker Minutes!

pressure cooker ketchup recipe

Make your very own ketchup from scratch in minutes of pressure cooking (and some simmering).  Start with fresh tomatoes, add… Read More »

No Pressure Toaster Oven Rosemary Fries

Toaster Oven Fries Recipe

It’s super-easy to make these crunchy toaster oven fries – just pop them in and when the timer rings, they’re ready! The… Read More »

Safety Alert: Don’t Cover or Obstruct Pressure Cooker Vent

A growing number of people are sharing pressure cooker tips that include advice about covering the valve or vent of the… Read More »

18 Pressure Cooker BBQ Party Recipes!

Pressure Cooker Barbecue Recipes

Want to have fun at your own barbecue party?!? Then, use our make-ahead pressure cooker recipes so you can join the… Read More »

Easy Pressure Cooker Corn on the Cob + Tips!

Easy Pressure Cooker Corn on the Cob

Want intensely-flavored corn on the cob with plump kernels waiting to burst open with every bite? Pressure cook it for… Read More »

Is It Better to Microwave or Pressure Cook Chickpeas?

Is it better to microwave or pressure cook chickpeas?

A recent paper published by Virginia State University’s Agricultural Research Station compared how different cooking methods affected the nutritional value of U.S. grown… Read More »

Newsflash! Instant Pot breaks Amazon Prime Day Records – tops U.S. Sales


Amazon just announced the results of their second annual prime day – and one pressure cooker topped the list.  Their… Read More »