Yes, you can cook pasta in an Instant Brands rice cooker! The Instant Pot Zest 8 Cup One Touch Rice Cooker is perfect for cooking pasta, in addition to other grains and rice dishes. Here's how:
Add water or broth to the cooking pot according to the instructions on the package of pasta. For example, if you're cooking one cup of dry pasta, add two cups of liquid.
Place the pasta into the pot and stir it gently.
Close the lid securely and turn on the rice cooker.
Cook for about 10-12 minutes or until your desired texture is achieved.
Once done, turn off the rice cooker and open its lid carefully using oven mitts or a kitchen towel as steam will be released from inside.
Drain any excess liquid from the pot using a colander and serve your perfectly cooked pasta!
Instant Rice Cookers Buying Guide
Instant’s Rice Cookers bring best-in-class technology to cooking rice and grains. Our rice cookers are lightweight, compact countertop-friendly design fits any size kitchen. Choose between our 8-quart Zest to our 20-quart Multigrain Cooker.
Instant Pot Zest 8 Cup One Touch Rice Cooker
The Instant Pot Zest 8 Cup One Touch Rice Cooker is a great kitchen appliance with multiple features. It has 4 Smart Programs that make cooking rice, oatmeal, and grains easy and fast with one-touch control. The 8 cup capacity is perfect for preparing individual meals or sides while the included steamer tray makes it easy to steam vegetables, fish and more. In addition to its over 10 safety features, it also includes an overheating protection and a safe-locking lid. Finally, by downloading the free app you can access amazing recipes to create delicious meals quickly!
Why People Love This
- Versatile cooking options with customizable temperature settings
- Easy to use and clean
- 1500 watts, 120V
- Temperature range of 77° F - 203° F
- Glossy enamel coated cast iron cooking pot and lid with stainless steel knob