The best recipes? Ones that involve leftovers. And with the Instant Pot, prepping for the whole week becomes a breeze. Whether you work from home or head into the office Monday through Friday, you’ll be thankful you won’t have to worry about what’s for lunch. (Look at you, saving time and money.)
15 Instant Pot Meal-Prep Recipes to Make Once and Eat All Week
Instant Pot Shredded Chicken
Endless pairing possibilities: rice, quinoa, salad, tortillas…the list goes on and on.
Instant Pot Beef and Broccoli
Skip the takeout menu and pack this instead.
Serve over rice, place over a salad or make tacos.
Five-Ingredient Carnitas Soup
Now this stuff is good for the soul.
Chipotle Chicken Bowls with Cilantro Lime Quinoa
We’re ready to dive in.
Instant Pot Mac and Cheese
Your co-workers are going to be extremely jealous.
Butternut Cauliflower Soup
Put those frozen veggies to work.
Instant Pot Chicken Burrito Bowls
Who says fiestas can’t happen during the day?
Instant Pot Easy Detox Black Bean Soup
For when you’re feeling the urge to eat clean.
Instant Pot Lentil Curry
Oh, and it’s also vegan.
Instant Pot Chicken Fricassee
It’s even better the next day.
Instant Pot Healthy Turkey Chili
Don’t forget the shredded cheese.
Instant Pot Lemon Vegetable Risotto
Make for meatless Monday (and Tuesday and Wednesday).
Italian Pulled Pork Ragu
Perfect over pasta, spaghetti squash or zoodles.
Instant Pot Minestrone Soup
Take a container to work, heat it in the microwave and you’re ready to eat.