Here’s a super easy way to make Spaghetti in your Instant Pot. Sure you can stick to your old-school ways and boil the water, cook the pasta, brown the meat and heat the sauce.
But why when your Instant Pot can do all in one pot in a little over 8 minutes? Fewer dishes to wash and just as good!
This is just one of those recipes that shows off the capabilities of the Instant Pot. Put all the ingredients in the pot, press a button and 10 minutes later it's ready to serve and eat. It doesn't get much better than that!
💭 Instant Pot Pressure Cooker
The Instant Pot is a combination pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer with a few other capabilities.
With an Instant Pot, you can make some recipes in minutes compared to hours the traditional way. While not always the case, it's a very handy appliance if you are always on the run.
The Instant Pot comes with several safety features. If you happen to encounter an error message on the display of your IP, I suggest you visit Instant Pot's Official Customer Care Center.
If you frequently use your Instant Pot Pressure Cooker, you've probably experienced a "smelly" lid. Here's a simple way to get rid of the smell.
Fill the Instant Pot with 2 Cups of White Vinegar. Seal the lid. Use the steam setting for 2 minutes. Remove the rubber ring from the lid and let dry completely before using it.
Don't have an Instant Pot or another brand of pressure cooker but still crave Pasta? Then check out my Pasta & Noodles Recipes.
One of the great things about this recipe is that you can customize it with different sauces or ingredients depending on your preferences.
You could substitute the ground turkey for some lean ground beef or sausage, or switching up your pasta sauce to something spicy or even add some bell peppers or mushrooms for more flavor.
Overall, pressure cooker spaghetti is an easy way to get dinner on the table quickly without sacrificing flavor or quality!
💭 Serving Suggestions
What does better with a great pasta dish than some Cheesy Garlic Bread. This is the best garlic bread you will ever have!
📋 Gather your Ingredients
You will need the following ingredients to make this Spaghetti recipe in your Instant Pot Pressure Cooker (see recipe card for quantities): Spaghetti, Pasta Sauce, Water, Petite Diced Tomatoes, Ground Turkey, Garlic Cloves and Salt & Pepper.
🥣 How to Make Instant Pot Spaghetti
Set your Instant Pot to sauté and brown meat. Add the minced garlic, salt, and pepper to taste.
Break the spaghetti noodles in half and add to Instant Pot. Add pasta sauce, diced tomatoes, and water. Make sure the pasta is covered with liquid. Gently mix everything.
Set to manual high pressure for 8 minutes. Once done, release pressure using the quick-release method.
Serve and top with your favorite garnishes (ex. Parmesan, parsley, red pepper flakes, etc.)
Instant Pot Spaghetti
- 16 oz Spaghetti
- 24 oz Pasta Sauce
- 1 Cup Water
- 15 oz Petite Diced Tomatoes
- 1 lb Lean Ground Turkey
- 4 Garlic Cloves, minced
- Salt and Pepper, to taste
- Set your Instant Pot to sauté and brown meat. Add the minced garlic, salt and pepper to taste.
- Break the spaghetti noodles in half and add to Instant Pot. Add pasta sauce, diced tomatoes, and water. Make sure the pasta is covered with liquid. Gently mix everything.
- Set to manual high pressure for 8 minutes. Once done, release pressure using quick release method.
- Serve and top with your favorite garnishes (ex. Parmesan, parsley, red pepper flakes, etc.)
Nutritional information provided for this recipe is based on 1 serving. This information is an estimate and may vary based on several factors. If nutritional information is important to you and your diet, please verify this recipe with a Registered Dietitian.