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25 Cheap Instant Pot Meals Under $10

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These Cheap and Easy Instant Pot Meals will let you put a healthy and delicious meal on the table in minutes – all for under $10 each!

I love my Instant Pot!  With a full time day job and side hustles, I don’t have time most days to spend hours preparing a meal.  When I get home from work, I’m hungry and exhausted and just want to eat and get on with my evening activities.  

That’s why my Instant Pot has been such a lifesaver!  I can have a delicious and nutritious home cooked meal on the table in 30 minutes or less with my Instant Pot’s pressure cooker feature. 

These Cheap and Easy Instant Pot Meals are even better!  Not only are they record fast to prepare, they’re also super budget-friendly at under $10 per meal with plenty for larger families or leftovers!

For more amazing Instant Pot recipes, see 50 Easy Instant Pot Meals Perfect for Busy Weeknights.

 

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If you haven’t tried the Instant Pot yet, jump on the bandwagon and get yours here.  I know you’ll come back and thank me!

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Frugal Instant Pot Meals That Cost Under $10!

 

FAUX-TISSERIE CHICKEN

Enjoy Rotisserie Chicken taste without the additives in just over 30 minutes with this super simple recipe!

Have a lot of chicken left over after your meal?  Check out 15 Easy + Affordable Rotisserie Chicken Shortcut Meals for frugal and delicious recipes featuring leftover chicken!

Via Cooking With Curls

 

BROCCOLI MAC + CHEESE

Healthy Instant Pot Mac and Cheese with broccoli and white cheddar is a creamy, delicious comfort food favorite that comes together with less than 10 ingredients and one pot!

Frugal and Delicious Instant Pot Recipes

Via The Girl On Bloor

 

FOIL PACK MEATLOAF

This easy Instant Pot Meatloaf comes together quickly with minimum cleanup and uses just one pound of meat.  It’s perfect for smaller families!

Cheap Instant Pot Recipes Ready in 30 Minutes or Less!

Via Low Carb with Jennifer

 

SALSA VERDE CHICKEN

Make this on the stove, and it’ll take hours!  With the Instant Pot, you can have a fresh, spicy meal on the table in under 30 minutes!  Serve over rice, or use it to make Salsa Verde Chicken Casserole.

Via Cookies + Cups

 

POTATO CORN CHOWDER

Instant Pot Potato Corn Chowder is a quick and easy gluten-free, dairy-free, vegetarian and vegan soup recipe that is full of flavor.  This healthy soup recipe can be ready-to-eat in under 30 minutes!  

Via Evolving Table

 

CHICKEN CACCIATORE

Check out this 30-minute Chicken Cacciatore made in a the Instant Pot!  The easy Italian sauce is hearty and chunky, loaded with chicken, tomatoes, peppers, and onions and tastes amazing over roasted spaghetti squash, pasta, polenta, or rice.

Via skinnytaste

 

PORK CARNITAS

Delicious Mexican pork for tacos, burrito bowls, taco salads and more (also great with cilantro lime rice)!

Cheap Instant Pot Recipes Ready in 30 Minutes or Less!

Via skinnytaste

 

MEAL PREP CHICKEN, VEGGIES + RICE

This Instant Pot Greek Chicken and Rice is a delicious meal prep idea and dump dinner recipe made with bell peppers, zucchini and feta cheese along with some lemon juice, parsley and oregano!  To keep costs down, buy chicken breasts from your grocery store’s frozen food section.

Cheap Instant Pot Recipes Ready in 30 Minutes or Less!

Via Eating Instantly

 

VEGETARIAN TIKKA MASALA

Perfectly spiced, incredibly easy to make, and super creamy.  Get this delicious Instant Pot Cauliflower Curry on the table in 30-minutes!

Cheap Instant Pot Recipes Ready in 30 Minutes or Less!

Via Full Of Plants

 

TENDER + JUICY CHICKEN BREASTS

Here’s a tried and true method for making Instant Pot Chicken Breasts that are tender, juicy, and delicious!

Via A Pinch Of Healthy

 

FRENCH ONION SOUP

Cook this rich and flavorful French Onion Soup from start to finish in about 5 minutes!  The ingredients are so inexpensive you can afford to splurge on traditional Gruyère cheese!

Via The Typical Mom

 

FRIED RICE

This Instant Pot Fried Rice is quick and easy pressure cooker recipe.  Simple ingredients, easy preparation, and great flavors!

Via Happy Foods Tube

 

TEX MEX QUINOA

Let’s head south of the border with this healthy Tex Mex dump dinner containing quinoa, one of the richest plant-based sources of protein.

Via Recipes From A Pantry

 

VEGETABLE BEEF SOUP

Easy Instant Pot Vegetable Beef Soup is hearty enough to be your whole meal.  Perfect for chilly days or to feed a crowd.  Whips up in minutes, tastes like it simmered all day long, and freezes wonderfully!

Via That’s What Che Said

 

SPAGHETTI WITH MEAT SAUCE

Instant Pot spaghetti is way easier, faster, and, arguably, tastier than the version you make on the stovetop.  Since the pasta cooks in the sauce, it absorbs its flavor.  Cut out the meat for an even cheaper meal.

Frugal and Delicious Instant Pot Recipes

Via The Kitchn

 

MONGOLIAN BEEF

Catch steak on sale to keep this healthy, restaurant-grade dish budget-friendly. 

Frugal and Delicious Instant Pot Recipes

Via What Molly Made

 

THE VERY BEST INSTANT POT CHILI

Enjoy a bowl of fresh chili in under 20 minutes with this easy recipe.

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Via The Country Chic Cottage

 

CRISPY CHICKEN WINGS

These chicken wings are finger lickin’ good!  The meat is flavored with dry seasonings and pressure cooked until deliciously tender.  Then they’re tossed with a spicy buffalo sauce and broiled for a crisper finish.  Just before serving, they’re tossed again with additional sauce for extra flavor. Yum!

Via Savory Tooth

 

KOREAN BEEF

Enjoy this traditional Korean dinner that is the perfect make ahead meal for a busy week!

Via Cookies + Cups

 

CHILI LIME CHICKEN

Chili Lime Chicken makes an amazingly flavorful addition to salads, tacos, burritos, you name it.

Via Our Best Bites

 

CREAMY TOMATO BASIL SOUP

This Instant Pot creamy tomato basil soup is packed with flavor – and healthy veggies.  Just a touch of heavy cream gives the soup richness without too many calories.

Via Food Love

 

CHICKEN NOODLE SOUP

This Instant Pot Chicken Noodle Soup is THE BEST chicken noodle soup I have ever had and it’s one of the easiest ever!  Tender chunks of chicken in a rich homemade chicken broth with big hearty veggies.  Homemade Instant Pot chicken noodle soup from scratch in less than an hour.

Via No. 2 Pencil

 

LO MEIN [VEGAN]

No need to waste money on takeout when you can make this Instant Pot Lo Mein on a dime. 

Via Slap Dash Mom

 

DIY SANDWICH MEAT

Ditch unhealthy lunchmeats with this meal prep staple that can be frozen after cooking.  This super lean meat is great in sandwiches, salads, rolled with hummus, or as a quick protein-filled snack.

Cheap Instant Pot Recipes Ready in 30 Minutes or Less!

Via Meal Plan Addict

 

CHICKEN ADOBO

A superb Filipino Chicken Adobo with onions and garlic cooked in the Instant Pot pressure cooker for a filling, low carb meal that’s Keto friendly.

Check out more Keto recipes that will make you forget you’re dieting!

Cheap Instant Pot Recipes Ready in 30 Minutes or Less!

Via Savory Tooth

 

These Cheap and Easy Instant Pot Meals will let you put healthy and delicious meals on the table in minutes – all for under $10 each!

Do you have an Instant Pot?  What are your favorite budget recipes to cook in your Instant Pot or pressure cooker?  Please share in the comments below!

 

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