If you're a fan of cornbread, you might be wondering if an Instant Pot can help you make this delicious dish. The answer is yes! An Instant Pot can make perfectly moist and fluffy cornbread in just a few easy steps.
Here's how to use your Instant Pot to make cornbread:
- 1 cup of yellow cornmeal
- 1 cup of all-purpose flour
- 1 tablespoon of baking powder
- 1/2 teaspoon of salt
- 2 eggs
- 1/4 cup of melted butter or oil
- 1 cup of milk
In a mixing bowl, whisk together the dry ingredients – cornmeal, flour, baking powder, and salt.
In another bowl, beat the eggs and then add in the melted butter or oil and mix well.
Add the wet ingredients (egg mixture) to the dry ingredients and mix until well combined.
Gradually add in the milk while stirring continuously until it forms a smooth batter.
Grease an 8-inch round cake pan with non-stick cooking spray or butter.
Pour the batter into the greased pan.
Cover the pan with foil tightly and place it on top of trivet inside your Instant Pot.
Add water to your Instant Pot up to half level mark
Close the lid properly on your instant pot & steam valve should be in sealing position
10.Select Manual mode on high pressure for "20 minutes"
11.Once done let it naturally release pressure for "10 minutes" then do quick release by moving steam valve from sealing position to venting position
12.After releasing all pressure open lid carefully & take cake pan out carefully out from instant pot & remove foil
13.Let cool for a couple of minutes before slicing into pieces & serve.
There you have it! Perfectly cooked moist Cornbread using your Instant Pot. Don't hesitate to serve it with some butter or honey to enhance its flavors.
Instant Instant Pots Buying Guide
The Instant Pot is a versatile kitchen appliance that can cook up to 70% faster than traditional cooking methods. The Instant Pot comes in five versions, here are the top 3 best sellers by price category. We’re confident that you’ll be able to find the right one for your budget and kitchen.
Instant Pot Duo 7-in-1 Electric Pressure Cooker 6 Quart
This product is a 7-in-1 Instant Pot Duo electric pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, sauté pan, yogurt maker and food warmer. It features 13 customizable Smart Programs for pressure cooking and comes with a tri-ply bottom for more even cooking. It's perfect for growing families as it can cook for up to six people and comes with a free app with over 1900 recipes. Plus it has over 10 safety features and is fingerprint resistant!
Why People Love This
- Instant Pot users have used both the 3qt and 6qt sizes for various purposes.
- The Instant Pot is versatile - not only can it be used for slow cooking, proofing, and yogurt/farmer cheese-making, it can also be used as a deep fryer with an optional glass lid.
- The Manual setting has been renamed as "Pressure Cook" in newer versions of the Instant Pot.
Instant Pot RIO 7-in-1 Electric Multi-Cooker Pressure Cooker 6 Quart
The Instant Pot RIO is an innovative 7-in-1 electric multi-cooker with an upgraded anti-spin inner pot and easy to use control panel with cooking progress indicator. It has 13 customizable smart programs with pressure and slow cook settings, plus 10 safety features. The inner pot is made of food grade stainless steel and tri-ply bottom for even cooking, making it great for growing families or meal prepping. Plus, the free app provides over 800 recipes for iOS and Android!
Why People Love This
- Quick and fast shipping
- Good deals and very cheap
- Easy to use with a button to release the stem instead of using tongs
- Preheat and on show progress
- Highly recommended Instant Pot brand
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Instant Pot Duo Crisp 11-in-1 Air Fryer and Electric Pressure Cooker Combo with Multicooker Lids
This product is an Instant Pot Duo Crisp 11-in-1 Air Fryer and Electric Pressure Cooker Combo with Multicooker Lids that offers a wide range of functions, including air frying, roasting, baking, dehydrating, pressure cooking, slow cooking and more. It features Evencrisp Technology to deliver crunchy and tender food without the need for deep-frying with oil. It also has 11 customizable Smart Programs for quick one-touch cooking plus a free app with over 1900 recipes. The stainless steel pot is designed for even cooking and the product comes with many safety features including overheat protection.
Why People Love This
- Cooks food quickly and to perfection
- Easy to use and clean
- Multiple uses - pressure cooking, air frying, baking, dehydrating
- Compatible with 8 qt models
- Can fit in smaller spaces like an RV