Although rice is usually soaked, the pressure cooker hurries the process along so that you can get in 1 minute what would ordinarily take 8 hours. This drink is refreshing, lightly sweetened with...
Pressure Cooker Dessert Recipes
Dessert pressure cooker recipes including flans, puddings, cakes and stewed fruit.
LOVE IT! Crema Catalana – Spain’s Creme Brulee
This Spanish dessert has been adapted to the pressure cooker Bain Marie method and will yield the same results as the original that has to be carefully and constantly stirred over an open flame -...
Mascarpone, Ricotta, Chocolate Chip Cheesecake – pressure cooker recipe
Here’s a pressure cooker cheesecake recipe inspired by my friend and fellow karate classmate, Susanna – it’s a one-of-a-kind cheesecake featuring both ricotta and mascarpone cheese – sorry Philly, I’ll whip you into a cheesecake next time.
Pressure Cooker Cheesecake DO’s and DON’Ts
I’m about to tell you that everything you’ve heard about pressure cooking cheesecakes is wrong. But don’t start typing an angry comment, yet… hear me out!
Pressure Cooker Chocolate Lava Mug Cake
What is the point of whipping out the pressure cooker when you can just slide the mug in the microwave and call it a day? It’s how the pressure cooker heats-up foods that makes the lava in this cake possible.
1-minute Pressure Cooker Mulled Wine
A minute under pressure is all it takes to infuse wine with fruit and spices – then serve or keep it warm for a party. Mulled wine is the perfect winter’s drink for a festive party or…
BBC Good Food’s Easy Christmas Pudding – pressurecookerized
Ever since I published the “New Christmas Pudding” I’ve been getting requests from British and Aussie readers for a more “traditional” recipe…
Candied Lemon Peels – new pressure cooker technique!
Another pressure cooker first that will save you loads of time (10 min pressure cooking vs. 60-90 simmering) and preserve lemon peels to use as home-made candy or to use in your...
Pressure Cooker “Baked” Apples – really easy!
This is one of those deceptively easy recipes - that took forever to figure out. Wanting to duplicate my mother's hour-long oven baked apple down to every detail slowed...
Hot Hot, Hot Chocolate Fondue!
Sometimes you've just got to try something to believe it. Melting chocolate in the pressure cooker is one of those things.
Using the pressure cooker to melt chocolate goes against...
STEAMY! The New Christmas Pudding
This is not a recipe passed-down through my family or by an old friend - Italians don't have a Christmas Pudding tradition as is very common in the UK, Australia and a few American households....
Pumpkin Cutie Pies OR Filling for baked pumpkin pie – from scratch
Make pumpkin pie filling, or crust-less pumpkin cutie pies, from scratch- starting with a fresh “pumpkin” and ending up with dessert in under an hour. The process is simple with our easy-cooking tips
Tapioca Pudding – no soaking, stirring or waiting!
Cook tapioca pudding in minutes with a pressure cooker, not hours of soaking, stirring and waiting. <span aria-label="Continue reading Tapioca Pudding – no soaking, stirring or...
Borlotti Bean Brownie Cake – for the LOVE of beans!
This chocolate dessert is made almost completely out of beans - the pressure cooker cooks the beans and then steams their batter to transform them into a cake.
The cake holds together quite...
DELISH! Pressure Cooked Upside-down Apple and Ricotta Cake
Ready to love your pressure cooker even more? Now you can make dessert out of almost any fruit that is past its prime... dangerously quickly!
I had been searching everywhere to find a...
NUTS! Pressure Cooked Chestnut Spread Recipe
If you've only been roasting chestnuts consider this pressure cooker recipe an intervention. Chestnut cream is a decadent, rich and addictive pleasure.
Dulce de Leche! Pressure Cooked Condensed Milk
Dulce de Leche is sweetened condensed milk which has been caramelized in its own can. Usually simmered for up to three hours, the pressure cooker can do it in just 15 minutes- plus a wholly...
Chocoflan – The Mexican Impossible Cake!
This Mexican flan is three layers of delicious excitement. A husky caramel, a sweet flan and fluffy chocolate cake. Two of the layers siwtch places during cooking - this cake is as much fun to eat...
Chef Jen’s Dessert Tamales – reader recipe
A few readers of this website are professional chefs - and I couldn't resist asking one to contribute to up the ante from our usual home-cooked fare to add a little adventure to our pressure...
Michael Natkin’s Chocolate Bread Pudding -Pressure cookerized
Julia Child is not an easy act to follow. So it took me a while to find another recipe worthy of being pressure cookerized. Michael Natkin , the man behind the culinary adventurous veggie...
Make a Super-Fast Lemon Marmalade under pressure
A pressure cooker and mandolin work together to make a delicious marmalade in under an hour. If you find yourself with abundant fruit and not a lot of time - this fantastic sweet, tart and zesty...
Wine “Poached” Figs on Yougurt Creme (it’s low-fat, shhhh!)
Sticky sweet figs burst with flavor and freshness when paired with yogurt creme and crunchy pine nuts! The wine used in the steaming liquid and then reduced with a little sugar or honey to...
Blackberry Italian Soda?!?! Making Fruit Extracts
No, I did not give up pressure cooking! I used an easy and little-known technique for extracting juice in the pressure cooker to make a blackberry extract.
Don't let the name fool you....
Easy Custards: French Lemon Creme Pots
Chilled, delectable portions of a creamy lemon custard are the perfect canvas for your favorite fruit garnish.
Pot de Creme, is the little-known cousin of Creme Caramel (which is a flan...
Indian Sweet: Bengali Rasgulla – Puffed Cheese Spheres
Surprising, refreshing and beautiful... this Indian dessert is perfect for a hot, sweltering summer. Though the result is exotic, the ingredients are not and most are easy to find at your local...
Jennadene’s Pressure Cooker "Baked" Orange and Date Ricotta CakeJennadene's an active participant on our Facebook page, mother of 5 sons and lives in a country town on the River Murray in South Australia. She tells us that her favorite...
Chocolate, Orange & Olive Oil Mini Lava Cake
A rich, tower of chocolate that predictably rises out of the cup and stays there, without all of the work of beating egg whites into peaks, almost no dirty pots and pans - and an optional oooheey...
Easy and Chic: Pressure Cooker Creme Caramel!
This is a dessert that never fails to impress. It is incredibly easy, but requires you to learn a new skill - making caramel. Pressure cook this flan in 10 minutes and the transformation to...
Amazing Caramelized Apple Crumb Cake – Lesson 8 – Bain Marie or Water Bath
Using a heat-proof container, and the Bain Marie method (with a little help from your broiler) you can make this beautiful multi-layer crumb cake. And it's as easy as mix, stack, and...
Arborio Rice Pudding with Mandarin Coins
This deceivingly simple recipe traveled through three countries to get here.