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Electric Pressure Cooker Tote Bags

Question from a reader: Have you tried a pressure cooker carrying bag? Years ago, I bought a slow cooker that came with a travel bag. I used it a lot, especially for potlucks and my annual chili cookoff at work. Now that I have an Instant Pot, my pressure cooker is gathering dust in the cabinet…but I miss having that travel bag. So, when I got this question, I went over to Amazon to see what was available. I found two pressure cooker tote bags: the $30 Pressure Chef, and the $40 Quick & Carry; I ordered them both to see what I thought of them. (The things I do for my readers…like order more stuff from Amazon. Quick & Carry Travel Tote Bag The Quick & Carry is the fancier of the two bags. It has a main central pouch for the pressure cooker, with a zipper around the lid of the bag to lift the cooker in and out. It also has two zippered accessory pockets – one on the top of the …

Instant Pot Frequently Asked Questions

Because of my Instant Pot Duo pressure cooker recommendation, I get email with questions about how to use Instant Pot cookers. This post is to put them in one place, so I can refer everyone to it. So, here we go: Instant Pot Questions and Answers. If you have a question I didn’t cover, leave a comment, and I’ll do my best to answer. Q: All your recipes say “cook at high pressure for X minutes.” The Instant Pot does not have a high pressure button. How do I get high pressure on the Instant Pot? A: Use the Manual or Pressure Cook button. On older Instant Pots, the “Manual” button means pressure cooking. On newer pots, there is an actual “Pressure Cook” button. (Hooray!) The default for both of those buttons is High Pressure. Press the manual or pressure cook button, use the plus and minus buttons to adjust the cooking time, then leave the cooker alone for ten seconds and it will beep and start cooking. (Hit cancel if you need to change something.) …